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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

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

Partly Cloudy

53°F

12°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed N 16 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1020.0 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill48°F (9°C)
Last update 3 Oct 8:52 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Rapid Valley SD

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 68. North wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. North wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46. West wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 6 to 13 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind 7 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Widespread frost, mainly before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 56.

    Frost then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. North wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. North wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. West wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 6 to 13 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind 7 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Friday
Widespread frost, mainly before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Friday Night
Patchy frost after 4am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Saturday
Patchy frost. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 63.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Rapid Valley SD
 44.06°N 103.15°W (Elev. 3107 ft)
8:38 am MDT Oct 3, 2022
9am MDT Oct 3, 2022-6pm MDT Oct 9, 2022
 
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