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Slow Moving Cold Front Moves into the Central U.S.

A slow moving cold front continues to move eastward across the U.S. this weekend. Behind the cold front is unseasonably cold weather and high elevation snows; ahead of the front, temperatures are more typical of mid-summer. The front separating these extremes will help focus heavy rain, with the potential for flash flooding extending from eastern New Mexico and western Texas to the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ellsworth Air Force Base (KRCA)

Lat: 44.15°NLon: 103.1°WElev: 3278ft.

Light Rain

7°C

44°F

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NW 19 km/h
Barometer 1017.2 mb (30.00 in)
Dewpoint 7°C (44°F)
Visibility 11 km
Wind Chill3°C (38°F)
Last update 24 Sep 2:56 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Rapid City SD

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Occasional showers.  Low around 7. North wind 16 to 21 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 7 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Occasional showers, mainly before 1pm.  High near 9. North wind 16 to 21 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 9 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 5. North wind 8 to 16 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 5 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 11 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. East wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming southwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 4 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Calm wind becoming northeast 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 16 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 6.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 19.

    Sunny

    High: 19 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 6.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Occasional showers. Low around 7. North wind 16 to 21 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Occasional showers, mainly before 1pm. High near 9. North wind 16 to 21 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 5. North wind 8 to 16 km/h.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. East wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming southwest after midnight.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Calm wind becoming northeast 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 19.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 6.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 19.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 7.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 21.
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Point Forecast:
Rapid City SD
 44.08°N 103.24°W (Elev. 1003 m)
2:46 am MDT Sep 24, 2017
4am MDT Sep 24, 2017-6pm MDT Sep 30, 2017
 
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