Storm System To Impact Southern California Through Midweek, Severe Weather Threats Over The East

A slow moving storm system will bring heavy mountain snow to southern California into Thursday. At lower elevations, heavy rainfall may pose a flash flood risk to burn scar locations. Severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes will be possible from the Mid South to the Ohio Valley, and Mid Atlantic on Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

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

Fair

1°C

34°F

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed NW 7 km/h
Barometer 1007.4 mb (29.76 in)
Dewpoint -1°C (30°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-2°C (29°F)
Last update 7 Apr 4:52 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Rapid City SD

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 21. West wind 5 to 15 km/h increasing to 19 to 29 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 21 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain showers after 3am, mixing with snow after 5am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. North wind 8 to 18 km/h increasing to 19 to 29 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 1 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before noon.  Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 9. Breezy, with a north wind 35 to 45 km/h, with gusts as high as 65 km/h.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Sunny

    High: 9 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around -2. Blustery, with a northwest wind 32 to 42 km/h decreasing to 10 to 20 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.

    Clear and
    Blustery then
    Clear

    Low: -2 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 11. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 16 to 21 km/h in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 11 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 0. North wind 5 to 14 km/h becoming south after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 0 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 16.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 16 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain before 2am, then a chance of rain and snow between 2am and 5am, then a chance of snow after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 1 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 5.

    Snow Likely

    High: 5 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 21. West wind 5 to 15 km/h increasing to 19 to 29 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.
Tonight
A slight chance of rain showers after 3am, mixing with snow after 5am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. North wind 8 to 18 km/h increasing to 19 to 29 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before noon. Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 9. Breezy, with a north wind 35 to 45 km/h, with gusts as high as 65 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around -2. Blustery, with a northwest wind 32 to 42 km/h decreasing to 10 to 20 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 11. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 16 to 21 km/h in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 0. North wind 5 to 14 km/h becoming south after midnight.
Friday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 16.
Friday Night
A chance of rain before 2am, then a chance of rain and snow between 2am and 5am, then a chance of snow after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 5.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 1.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around -8.
Monday
A slight chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 3.
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Point Forecast:
Rapid City SD
 44.08°N 103.24°W (Elev. 1003 m)
4:55 am MDT Apr 7, 2020
5am MDT Apr 7, 2020-6pm MDT Apr 13, 2020
 
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