Arctic Front to Bring Areas of Heavy Snow and Bitter Cold

Heavy snow will shift into the Upper Midwest and Great Lakes as an arctic front continues south and east. Bitter cold and dangerous wind chills can be expected across the Northern Tier states and into the Central Great Plains. A Pacific weather system will bring a wintry mix in the mountains and rain to the lower elevations. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

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

Light Snow Fog/Mist

25°F

-4°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed NE 12 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1012.8 mb)
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Wind Chill14°F (-10°C)
Last update 27 Jan 10:52 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

18 Miles ESE Fairburn SD

Winter Weather Advisory until January 28, 05:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until January 28, 05:00pm

    NOW until
    5:00pm Sat

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow.  Low around 13. Wind chill values as low as 2. Northeast wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: 13 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly after 11am.  Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 10 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -5. Northeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 15 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around -11. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance Snow

    Low: -11 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 8. Wind chill values as low as -11. Northeast wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Chance Snow

    High: 8 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. North wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: -8 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 10. Southwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 10 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -3.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -3 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 24.

    Sunny

    High: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow. Low around 13. Wind chill values as low as 2. Northeast wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly after 11am. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 10 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -5. Northeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around -11. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 8. Wind chill values as low as -11. Northeast wind 7 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. North wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 10. Southwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 24.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 25.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
18 Miles ESE Fairburn SD
 43.55°N 102.9°W (Elev. 3199 ft)
11:10 pm MST Jan 27, 2023
11pm MST Jan 27, 2023-6pm MST Feb 3, 2023
 
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