Oppressive Heat Continues; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain

An oppressive and dangerous heat wave continues across a large section of the U.S. with hazy, hot and humid conditions. Widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories stretch from the central and southern Plains to the Southeast. Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain are expected in multiple spots, in Montana, parts of the Midwest and from the Ohio and Tennessee Valleys into the Carolinas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

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

Partly Cloudy

66°F

19°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1013.7 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 7 Jul 4:52 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

18 Miles ESE Fairburn SD

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 91. Southeast wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. South wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. South wind 8 to 13 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.

    Hot

    High: 101 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67. East wind 6 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 92.

    Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly clear, with a low around 63.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Sunny, with a high near 86.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 91. Southeast wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. South wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. South wind 8 to 13 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67. East wind 6 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 92.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 88.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
18 Miles ESE Fairburn SD
 43.55°N 102.9°W (Elev. 3199 ft)
3:12 am MDT Jul 7, 2022
5am MDT Jul 7, 2022-6pm MDT Jul 13, 2022
 
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