Severe Storms in the Upper Midwest; Heavy Rain in the Mid-Atlantic; Widespread Heat in the Southern Plains and Southwest

Severe storms with damaging winds, large hail, and locally heavy rain will impact portions of the northern Plains and Upper Midwest. A stalled front will produce another round of heavy rain, thunderstorms and flooding to the Mid-Atlantic. Excessive heat continues in the southern Plains to the Southwest, and fire weather threats remain critical from the Great Basin to north-central Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

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

Fair

91°F

33°C

Humidity 20%
Wind Speed N 12 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1009.9 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 13 Aug 2:52 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles E Piedmont SD

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. North wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Breezy, with an east wind 6 to 11 mph becoming north 16 to 21 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy, with a north wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming east in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 59. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 85.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 87.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. North wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Breezy, with an east wind 6 to 11 mph becoming north 16 to 21 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy, with a north wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming east in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 59. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 90.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles E Piedmont SD
 44.24°N 103.37°W (Elev. 3648 ft)
2:51 pm MDT Aug 13, 2020
3pm MDT Aug 13, 2020-6pm MDT Aug 20, 2020
 
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