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Severe weather and flash flooding possible Sunday for the northern Plains and Upper Midwest

Severe weather will be possible Sunday across much of the northern Plains. The Storm Prediction Center has highlighted Slight and Moderate Risks mainly for large hail and damaging winds, but an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out. Across the Upper Midwest, heavy rainfall could lead to isolated flash flooding with 1 to 2 inches of rainfall possible over the next 24 hours.
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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.

Partly Cloudy

26°C

79°F

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed N 30 G 43 km/h
Barometer 29.91 in (1009.9 mb)
Dewpoint 18°C (65°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index27°C (81°F)
Last update 5 Jul 2:52 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Rapid City SD

  • This
    Afternoon

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 25 °C

  • Tonight

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 14 °C

  • Monday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 22 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 13 °C

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 23 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 16 °C

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 23 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 15 °C

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 27 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe. Steady temperature around -4. Breezy, with a north wind 35 to 40 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could be severe. Low around 14. Breezy, with a north wind 32 to 37 km/h decreasing to 21 to 26 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 22. North wind 16 to 21 km/h.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. North wind 5 to 14 km/h becoming south after midnight.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 16 to 21 km/h in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind 10 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 26 km/h.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
Rapid City SD
 44.08°N 103.24°W (Elev. 1003 m)
1:58 pm MDT Jul 5, 2015
3pm MDT Jul 5, 2015-6pm MDT Jul 11, 2015
 
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