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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rapid City, Rapid City Regional Airport (KRAP)

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

Fair

17°C

62°F

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed N 17 km/h
Barometer 1011.9 mb (29.91 in)
Dewpoint 1°C (34°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 26 May 9:52 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Lead SD

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 14. Northwest wind 8 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 14 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. North wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming west in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 4 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 15. Northwest wind 10 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 26 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 15 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. Northwest wind 11 to 14 km/h, with gusts as high as 24 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. Northwest wind 13 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 27 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 17 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 5. Northwest wind 11 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 26 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 5 °C

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Sunny, with a high near 17.

    Sunny

    High: 17 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 4.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 4 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 19.

    Sunny

    High: 19 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 14. Northwest wind 8 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. North wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming west in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 15. Northwest wind 10 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 26 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. Northwest wind 11 to 14 km/h, with gusts as high as 24 km/h.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. Northwest wind 13 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 27 km/h.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 5. Northwest wind 11 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 26 km/h.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 17.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 4.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 19.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
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Point Forecast:
Lead SD
 44.35°N 103.77°W (Elev. 1622 m)
9:46 am MDT May 26, 2017
10am MDT May 26, 2017-6pm MDT Jun 1, 2017
 
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