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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

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

Fair

69°F

21°C

Humidity 32%
Wind Speed NW 15 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1017.4 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Sep 9:52 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Ellsworth Air Force Base SD

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Breezy, with a northwest wind 13 to 18 mph increasing to 19 to 24 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 48. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.

    Clear and
    Breezy then
    Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 73. North wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 45. North wind 6 to 11 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48. Northeast wind around 7 mph becoming southwest in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Breezy, with a northwest wind 13 to 18 mph increasing to 19 to 24 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 48. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 73. North wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 45. North wind 6 to 11 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48. Northeast wind around 7 mph becoming southwest in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Ellsworth Air Force Base SD
 44.15°N 103.1°W (Elev. 3202 ft)
10:16 am MDT Sep 24, 2022
10am MDT Sep 24, 2022-6pm MDT Sep 30, 2022
 
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