Severe Weather Expected for the South on Tuesday; Winter Weather Conditions for the West, Central Plains, and Upper Mississippi River Valley

Severe weather is forecast across the middle and lower Mississippi Valley Tuesday afternoon where tornadoes and damaging winds are expected. A strong cold front will track across the Intermountain West accompanied by strong winds, heavy snow and elevated fire weather conditions for portions of the western High Plains with heavy snow likely for Upper Mississippi Valley Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

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

Overcast

29°F

-2°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed N 18 G 26 mph
Barometer 29.68 in (1007.9 mb)
Dewpoint 7°F (-14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill17°F (-8°C)
Last update 28 Nov 4:52 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Rapid City SD

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 32. North wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 32 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of snow before 10pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Wind chill values as low as 3. North wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values as low as 1. Northwest wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 25 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 8. North wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 8 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 30. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a temperature falling to near 21 by 8pm, then rising to around 30 during the remainder of the night. South wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 32. North wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of snow before 10pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Wind chill values as low as 3. North wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values as low as 1. Northwest wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8. North wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 30. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a temperature falling to near 21 by 8pm, then rising to around 30 during the remainder of the night. South wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Friday
A slight chance of snow after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 11.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 41.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Monday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
Rapid City SD
 44.08°N 103.24°W (Elev. 3291 ft)
4:20 pm MST Nov 28, 2022
5pm MST Nov 28, 2022-6pm MST Dec 5, 2022
 
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