Heavy Mountain Snow and High Winds Shifts into the Intermountain West and Plains

A storm system will move bring heavy mountain snow and high winds to the Intermountain West and the Plains. Locally heavy rain from a nearly stalled front on the southern California coastline could cause flash flooding. A new storm will drop south along the West Coast and is expected to bring additional heavy mountain snow, especially, in California. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

Lat: 44.05°NLon: 103.05°WElev: 3202ft.

Fair

45°F

7°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 29.51 in (1001.6 mb)
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 1 Dec 6:52 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

18 Miles ESE Fairburn SD

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, then gradual clearing during the afternoon, with a temperature falling to around 20 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as 6. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Blustery

    High: 29 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -4. Southwest wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 8 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Wind chill values as low as -2. Southwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. South wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 9 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Friday
Snow likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, then gradual clearing during the afternoon, with a temperature falling to around 20 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as 6. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -4. Southwest wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Wind chill values as low as -2. Southwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. South wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Monday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.
Monday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 33.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 11.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
18 Miles ESE Fairburn SD
 43.55°N 102.9°W (Elev. 3199 ft)
6:59 pm MST Dec 1, 2022
7pm MST Dec 1, 2022-6pm MST Dec 8, 2022
 
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