Mid-Atlantic Slowly Improving, while Showers Persist in the Southwest

A nearly-stationary coastal low off the Mid-Atlantic will slowly move east, which will allow for gradually diminishing showers and coastal impacts. Low pressure producing showers and thunderstorms with locally heavy rain that could produce flash flooding will remain over the Southwest. A powerful storm will bring coastal impacts and high winds to western and northwestern Alaska. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

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

Fair

70°F

21°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed N 14 G 22 mph
Barometer 30.23 in (1022.8 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 5 Oct 11:52 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Ellsworth Air Force Base SD

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 74. North wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind around 9 mph becoming west in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. East wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 52 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain showers before 3am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Southeast wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Areas of frost before 7am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 56. Southeast wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.

    Areas Frost
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Areas of frost after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 34. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Mostly Clear
    then Areas
    Frost

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Areas of frost before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 67.

    Areas Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 67.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 74. North wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind around 9 mph becoming west in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. East wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain showers before 3am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Southeast wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Areas of frost before 7am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 56. Southeast wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Friday Night
Areas of frost after 4am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 34. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west after midnight.
Saturday
Areas of frost before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 67.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Columbus Day
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Ellsworth Air Force Base SD
 44.15°N 103.1°W (Elev. 3202 ft)
10:18 am MDT Oct 5, 2022
12pm MDT Oct 5, 2022-6pm MDT Oct 11, 2022
 
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