Storm System To Lift From The Southern U.S. To Great Lakes Over The Next Couple Of Days

A storm will develop, intensify and lift northward from the southern Plains to the Great Lakes over the next two days. The weather hazards of most concern today are severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, isolated large hail and tornadoes and heavy rain with possible flooding in the Lower Mississippi Valley and Mid South. Then on Thursday, a zone of heavy snow may fall in Iowa and Wisconsin. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

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

Overcast and Breezy

49°F

9°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed NW 22 G 32 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1013.1 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill42°F (6°C)
Last update 8 Feb 1:52 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Ellsworth Air Force Base SD

Wind Advisory February 9, 02:00am until February 9, 11:00am
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Wind Advisory
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of rain showers before 4pm, then a chance of rain between 4pm and 5pm, then a chance of rain and snow after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a northwest wind 18 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain and snow showers before 11pm, then a chance of snow showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Wind chill values as low as 9. Windy, with a northwest wind 22 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 47 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 34. Wind chill values as low as 6. Windy, with a northwest wind 27 to 32 mph decreasing to 21 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy then
    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 34 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 15. Wind chill values as low as 6. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 15 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 47. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26. South wind around 6 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of rain showers before 4pm, then a chance of rain between 4pm and 5pm, then a chance of rain and snow after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a northwest wind 18 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
A chance of rain and snow showers before 11pm, then a chance of snow showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Wind chill values as low as 9. Windy, with a northwest wind 22 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 47 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 34. Wind chill values as low as 6. Windy, with a northwest wind 27 to 32 mph decreasing to 21 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 15. Wind chill values as low as 6. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 47. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26. South wind around 6 mph becoming west after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
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Point Forecast:
Ellsworth Air Force Base SD
 44.15°N 103.1°W (Elev. 3202 ft)
1:12 pm MST Feb 8, 2023
2pm MST Feb 8, 2023-6pm MST Feb 14, 2023
 
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