Western Heat Wave Continues; Severe Weather in the Midwest; Tropical Disturbance in the Gulf of Mexico

The persistent and extreme heat wave being felt across the western U.S. is set to continue and even expand into the Central U.S. Severe weather and flash flooding are possible over the Midwest. A tropical depression will likely form over the western Gulf of Mexico in the next two days. Heavy rain could begin to impact portions of the northern Gulf Coast Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

Lat: 44.05° N Lon: 103.05° W Elev: 3202 ft.

Fair

61°F

16°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed NW 3 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1014.4 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jun 2:52 am MDT
Detailed forecast for

Pennington Co Plains

Early This Morning
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph.
Today
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Clear. Lows around 60. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. North winds 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny in the morning, then partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 90s. Southeast winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 60.
Sunday
Breezy. Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 50.
Monday
Partly cloudy. Highs around 70.
Monday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 90s.



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246 AM MDT Thu Jun 17 2021
 
 

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