Northern Tier Snow and Heavy Rain in the South; Blizzard Conditions in Alaska

A storm system originating from the Pacific Northwest will spread snow from the Upper Midwest to the Northeast into Tuesday. Locally heavy rain will be possible Tuesday in the Deep South. In Alaska, a storm will rapidly strengthen over the Bering Sea Monday where it will sweep strong winds and heavy snow across the state through midweek. Localized Blizzard conditions are forecast around Bethel. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

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

Overcast

34°F

1°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed NW 7 mph
Barometer 29.78 in (1009.9 mb)
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill28°F (-2°C)
Last update 17 Feb 12:52 am MST
Extended Forecast for

Rapid Valley SD

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. North wind around 8 mph.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a north wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    High: 35 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of snow after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 5 to 14 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Chance Snow

    High: 28 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 2 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 13.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 13 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 45.

    Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 20.

    Clear

    Low: 20 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. North wind around 8 mph.
Washington's Birthday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a north wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of snow after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 5 to 14 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 45.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 20.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 50.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 53.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
Rapid Valley SD
 44.06°N 103.15°W (Elev. 3107 ft)
11:40 pm MST Feb 16, 2020
1am MST Feb 17, 2020-6pm MST Feb 23, 2020
 
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