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Rapid City, SD

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Clear

55°F

Hi: 55° Lo: 28°

Feels like 55°F
Precipitation: 0%
Humidity: 27%

Dewpoint: 21°
Heat Index: 55°
Wind Direction: NW
Wind Speed: 22 mph

Sunrise: 06:40:40 am
Sunset: 05:31:49 pm

Variably cloudy skies

1 PM


55°

Humidity: 25%
Precip: 0%

2 PM


53°

Humidity: 29%
Precip: 0%

3 PM


50°

Humidity: 33%
Precip: 0%

4 PM


48°

Humidity: 37%
Precip: 0%

5 PM


45°

Humidity: 48%
Precip: 0%

6 PM


41°

Humidity: 57%
Precip: 10%

Thursday

Hi: 32° Lo: 21
Friday

Hi: 28° Lo: 15
Saturday

Hi: 30° Lo: 14
Sunday

Hi: 33° Lo: 20
Monday

Hi: 42° Lo: 24
Tuesday

Hi: 36° Lo: 19

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Daily Weather

Wednesday

Mostly Cloudy

55°

28°

Sunrise: 06:40:40 am
Sunset: 05:31:49 pm
Moonrise: 03:59:26 am
Moonset: 01:45:47 pm

Day: Variably cloudy skies

Night: Cloudy with snow showers becoming a steady accumulating snow later on. Low 27F. Winds NE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of snow 90%. 1 to 3 inches of snow expected.

Thursday

Snow

32°

21°

Sunrise: 06:39:04 am
Sunset: 05:33:09 pm
Moonrise: 04:44:57 am
Moonset: 02:43:11 pm

Day: Snow, heaviest by afternoon

Night: Windy. Snow in the evening will give way to snow showers overnight. Low near 20F. Winds N at 20 to 30 mph. Chance of snow 90%. Snow accumulating 1 to 3 inches. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph.

Friday

Cloudy

28°

15°

Sunrise: 06:37:26 am
Sunset: 05:34:30 pm
Moonrise: 05:26:02 am
Moonset: 03:44:24 pm

Day: Mostly cloudy. Isolated snow shower possible

Night:

Saturday

Mostly Cloudy

30°

14°

Sunrise: 06:35:48 am
Sunset: 05:35:50 pm
Moonrise: 06:04:26 am
Moonset: 04:49:52 pm

Day: Mostly Cloudy; flurries possible

Night:

Sunday

Partly Cloudy

33°

20°

Sunrise: 06:34:09 am
Sunset: 05:37:09 pm
Moonrise: 06:39:57 am
Moonset: 05:57:20 pm

Day: Partly Cloudy

Night:

Monday

Partly Cloudy

42°

24°

Sunrise: 06:32:29 am
Sunset: 05:38:29 pm
Moonrise: 07:12:58 am
Moonset: 07:06:34 pm

Day: Mostly Cloudy

Night:

Tuesday

Few Snow Showers

36°

19°

Sunrise: 06:30:48 am
Sunset: 05:39:48 pm
Moonrise: 07:45:36 am
Moonset: 08:17:15 pm

Day: Snow showers possible.

Night:

 

Weather Videos

Posted: 11:47 AM - Significant winter storm to affect parts of KOTA Territory.

Posted: 02/11/2017 - KOTA Territory News at 5:30pm

Daily Forecast

From Meteorologist Eric Gardner:

Cooler Wednesday, Snow and Colder Thursday!

Cooler temperatures can be expected today with variably cloudy skies. No significant precipitation is expected in KOTA Territory today.

A strong upper level storm system will track from the northern Rockies into the plains tonight and Thursday. Widespread snow will develop, generally along and south of Interstate 90 late tonight and Thursday, into Thursday night. The heaviest snowfall is expected along the South Dakota / Nebraska border, where up to 8" could fall. In Rapid City, 2" to 4 " will be possible, with locally higher amounts. Over the northern plains, little if any snow accumulation is expected.

The weekend will be colder with a few flurries still possible from time to time.