Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threat for the Southern Plains Today; Severe Thunderstorms from the Northeast to the Ohio Valley

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Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

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

Overcast

47°F

8°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 30.33 in (1028.0 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill45°F (7°C)
Last update 21 Sep 10:52 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Rapid City Regional Airport SD

  • Today

    Today: Cloudy early, then gradual clearing, with a high near 63. Southeast wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Gradual
    Clearing

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 47. South wind 7 to 14 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming northeast in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. East wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 7 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Northeast wind 9 to 14 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy early, then gradual clearing, with a high near 63. Southeast wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 47. South wind 7 to 14 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming northeast in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. East wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 7 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the morning.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Northeast wind 9 to 14 mph becoming north after midnight.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. Breezy.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
Rapid City Regional Airport SD
 44.04°N 103.06°W (Elev. 3100 ft)
11:32 am MDT Sep 21, 2018
11am MDT Sep 21, 2018-6pm MDT Sep 27, 2018
 
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