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Another Pacific storm system will bring a continued threat for heavy rain, very heavy mountain snow, and strong winds to California through Tuesday. The threat of flooding, landslides, and avalanches will create dangerous travel conditions in many parts of the state. In addition, downed trees and power lines could lead to scattered power outages. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

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

Fair

12°C

53°F

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed SW 9 km/h
Barometer 1001.5 mb (29.56 in)
Dewpoint 1°C (34°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill11°C (51°F)
Last update 19 Feb 7:52 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Rapid City SD

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers, mainly before 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. West wind 13 to 18 km/h becoming northwest 24 to 29 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 42 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 6 °C

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Sunny, with a high near 16. Northwest wind 14 to 24 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 16 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. West wind 11 to 14 km/h, with gusts as high as 24 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. West wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 47 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 22 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. West wind 10 to 13 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. West wind 11 to 14 km/h, with gusts as high as 24 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 13 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of rain before 11pm, then rain and snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: -1 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow likely before 11am, then rain and snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 2.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 2 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around -7.

    Snow Likely

    Low: -7 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers, mainly before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. West wind 13 to 18 km/h becoming northwest 24 to 29 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 42 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Washington's Birthday
Sunny, with a high near 16. Northwest wind 14 to 24 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. West wind 11 to 14 km/h, with gusts as high as 24 km/h.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. West wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 47 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. West wind 10 to 13 km/h.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. West wind 11 to 14 km/h, with gusts as high as 24 km/h.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain before 11pm, then rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Snow likely before 11am, then rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 2.
Thursday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around -7.
Friday
A chance of snow, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -2.
Friday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near -1.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -9.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 2.
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Point Forecast:
Rapid City SD
 44.08°N 103.24°W (Elev. 1003 m)
7:29 pm MST Feb 19, 2017
8pm MST Feb 19, 2017-6pm MST Feb 26, 2017
 
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