Hot temperatures and critical fire weather conditions for portions of California

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Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

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

Overcast

12°C

54°F

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed NW 28 G 48 km/h
Barometer 1016.8 mb (30.05 in)
Dewpoint 4°C (39°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill9°C (49°F)
Last update 24 Sep 10:52 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Rapid City SD

Wind Advisory until September 25, 06:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until September 25, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Sun

    Wind Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Windy, with a northwest wind 43 to 48 km/h decreasing to 37 to 42 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers and
    Windy

    Low: 8 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 17. Windy, with a northwest wind 43 to 48 km/h decreasing to 32 to 37 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 17 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 8. North wind 21 to 26 km/h becoming northwest 10 to 15 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 8 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 22. West wind 11 to 16 km/h becoming north 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 22 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 9. North wind 10 to 14 km/h becoming west after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 9 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 27. West wind around 11 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 12.

    Clear

    Low: 12 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 26.

    Sunny

    High: 26 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Windy, with a northwest wind 43 to 48 km/h decreasing to 37 to 42 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 17. Windy, with a northwest wind 43 to 48 km/h decreasing to 32 to 37 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8. North wind 21 to 26 km/h becoming northwest 10 to 15 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 22. West wind 11 to 16 km/h becoming north 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 9. North wind 10 to 14 km/h becoming west after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 27. West wind around 11 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 12.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 26.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 24.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
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Point Forecast:
Rapid City SD
 44.08°N 103.24°W (Elev. 1003 m)
9:43 pm MDT Sep 24, 2016
11pm MDT Sep 24, 2016-6pm MDT Oct 1, 2016
 
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