Unsettled Weather Across the Northwest; Much Cooler for the East

A frontal system will bring rain and mountain snow from northern California into Washington today, before advancing into the Rockies and Intermountain West on Monday. Strong and gusty winds are also expected over parts of California and Nevada. Meanwhile, much cooler and more seasonable weather will return to the East Coast today as temperatures rebound from the southern Plains into the Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

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

Fair

56°F

13°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1018.5 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Oct 9:52 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles N Black Hawk SD

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 73. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 47. South wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 74. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain after midnight.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 45. Southwest wind 6 to 14 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain.  Steady temperature around 48. Breezy, with a north wind 16 to 21 mph increasing to 23 to 28 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 48 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain likely before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow between midnight and 4am, then a chance of snow after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a northwest wind 24 to 29 mph decreasing to 17 to 22 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Breezy. Rain
    Likely then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 47.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 47 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 73. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 47. South wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 74. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain after midnight. Increasing clouds, with a low around 45. Southwest wind 6 to 14 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
Rain. Steady temperature around 48. Breezy, with a north wind 16 to 21 mph increasing to 23 to 28 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow between midnight and 4am, then a chance of snow after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a northwest wind 24 to 29 mph decreasing to 17 to 22 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 47.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles N Black Hawk SD
 44.2°N 103.25°W (Elev. 3199 ft)
10:12 am MDT Oct 17, 2021
10am MDT Oct 17, 2021-6pm MDT Oct 23, 2021
 
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