Moderating Temperatures for the East; Developing Storm for the Plains

Temperatures will continue to moderate across the east half of the nation through at least the first half of this week. A developing storm across the Southern Plains may bring some heavy rain from the Plains to the lower Great Lakes region, a wintry mixture and accumulating snow across the Midwest and Upper Mississippi Valley into mid-week. The west remains unsettled with occasional rain and snow. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

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

Fair

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.60 in (1004.4 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Feb 12:52 am MST
Extended Forecast for

Ellsworth Air Force Base SD

Wind Advisory February 6, 11:00am until February 6, 06:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  • Overnight

    Overnight: A slight chance of rain between 4am and 5am, then a slight chance of snow after 5am.  Partly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 38. Northwest wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain and snow before 3pm, then a slight chance of snow between 3pm and 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a northwest wind 18 to 23 mph increasing to 24 to 29 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 46 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Wind chill values as low as 19. Blustery, with a northwest wind 18 to 23 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 49. Wind chill values as low as 19 early. West wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of rain and snow before noon, then a slight chance of rain between noon and 2pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 48. Breezy, with a northwest wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 48 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Blustery.

    Chance Snow
    and Blustery

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of snow before 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Breezy.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 21.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A slight chance of rain between 4am and 5am, then a slight chance of snow after 5am. Partly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 38. Northwest wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow before 3pm, then a slight chance of snow between 3pm and 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a northwest wind 18 to 23 mph increasing to 24 to 29 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 46 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Wind chill values as low as 19. Blustery, with a northwest wind 18 to 23 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 49. Wind chill values as low as 19 early. West wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Southwest wind around 7 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain and snow before noon, then a slight chance of rain between noon and 2pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 48. Breezy, with a northwest wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Blustery.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow before 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 46.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
Ellsworth Air Force Base SD
 44.15°N 103.1°W (Elev. 3202 ft)
10:31 pm MST Feb 5, 2023
1am MST Feb 6, 2023-6pm MST Feb 12, 2023
 
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