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Rapid City, SD

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Clear

87°F

Hi: 94° Lo: 66°

Feels like 87°F
Precipitation: 20%
Humidity: 35%

Dewpoint: 56°
Heat Index: 87°
Wind Direction: S
Wind Speed: 12 mph

Sunrise: 05:33:57 am
Sunset: 08:23:30 pm

Mostly Sunny. Isolated Afternoon Thunderstorms Possible, some severe.

4 PM


91°

Humidity: 30%
Precip: 20%

5 PM


88°

Humidity: 32%
Precip: 20%

6 PM


86°

Humidity: 38%
Precip: 30%

7 PM


83°

Humidity: 43%
Precip: 40%

8 PM


79°

Humidity: 51%
Precip: 40%

9 PM


76°

Humidity: 57%
Precip: 30%

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Daily Weather

Monday

PM Thunderstorms

94°

66°

Sunrise: 05:33:57 am
Sunset: 08:23:30 pm
Moonrise: 11:46:25 pm
Moonset: 12:00:15 pm

Day: Mostly Sunny. Isolated Afternoon Thunderstorms Possible, some severe.

Night: Scattered thunderstorms during the evening, with mainly clear skies after midnight. A few storms may be severe. Low 64F. Winds S at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 50%.

Tuesday

PM Thunderstorms

91°

60°

Sunrise: 05:35:00 am
Sunset: 08:22:26 pm
Moonrise: 11:59:00 pm
Moonset: 01:10:43 pm

Day: Partly Cloudy. Afternoon Thunderstorms, some severe.

Night: Cloudy early, becoming mostly clear after midnight. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. Low around 60F. Winds N at 10 to 15 mph.

Wednesday

PM Thunderstorms

85°

62°

Sunrise: 05:36:03 am
Sunset: 08:21:21 pm
Moonrise: 12:21:42 am
Moonset: 02:20:29 pm

Day: Partly Cloudy, Afternoon Thunderstorms

Night:

Thursday

PM Thunderstorms

82°

61°

Sunrise: 05:37:06 am
Sunset: 08:20:14 pm
Moonrise: 01:01:08 am
Moonset: 03:29:49 pm

Day: Variably Cloudy. Isolated Thunderstorms

Night:

Friday

Partly Cloudy

85°

62°

Sunrise: 05:38:10 am
Sunset: 08:19:05 pm
Moonrise: 01:45:17 am
Moonset: 04:35:26 pm

Day: Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms are possible.

Night:

Saturday

Mostly Sunny

90°

65°

Sunrise: 05:39:15 am
Sunset: 08:17:55 pm
Moonrise: 02:34:31 am
Moonset: 05:37:17 pm

Day: Mostly Sunny, hot.

Night:

Sunday

Partly Cloudy

92°

68°

Sunrise: 05:40:19 am
Sunset: 08:16:43 pm
Moonrise: 03:30:24 am
Moonset: 06:32:01 pm

Day: Partly cloudy and hot!

Night:


 

Weather Videos

Posted: 11:43 AM - Hot and sunny, but isolates storms also possible.

Updated: 06/14/2016 - Tornado footage and images sent in by you.

Daily Forecast

From Chief Meteorologist Mike Modrick:

An active week of weather is on tap for us as a series of upper level disturbances move over an increasingly moist and unstable airmass.

We are calling Tuesday a Severe Weather Alert Day. There will be a risk of severe weather, with large hail and damaging winds possible, especially Tuesday afternoon and evening. You should keep your TV or radio on, download the KOTA Mobile Weather App, and keep your cell phone charged up for Tuesday. The most common time for severe storms is between 2pm to 8pm.

Storms will last through Thursday, but a drier and warmer weather pattern returns next weekend into next week.