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Niobrara County, WY

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DRY
LIGHTNING FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 301...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DRY
THUNDERSTORMS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 301 NIOBRARA/LOWER
ELEVATIONS OF CONVERSE/THUNDER BASIN NATIONAL GRASSLAND.

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 10 PERCENT.

* ISOLATED TO WIDELY SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY LITTLE
RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE AS WELL THURSDAY AFTERNOON INTO EARLY
THURSDAY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES...LOW
HUMIDITIES...GUSTY WINDS AND DRY THUNDERSTORMS COULD CREATE
CRITICAL AND DANGEROUS CONDITIONS FOR RAPID FIRE GROWTH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

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First Alert Forecast

Today's Forecast

Today's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 66°

Wednesday will be hotter again, and thunderstorms are likely to develop for the late afternoon and evening, followed by another round of storms Thursday.

Wednesday is a Severe Weather Alert Day, meaning you should keep your TV or radio on through the afternoon and evening for our weather updates.

The end of the week and the weekend will be quite pleasant with cooler temperatures and dry conditions.

 

 

 

7-Day Forecast: Rapid City

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 66°

Partly Cloudy; Scattered Afternoon T-Storms; winds S 10-25 mph

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 95°
  • 68°

Partly Cloudy; Isolated Afternoon T-Storms Possible; winds variable 10-15 mph

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 86°
  • 63°

Mostly Sunny

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 83°
  • 59°

Mostly Sunny

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 80°
  • 56°

Mostly Sunny

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 82°
  • 56°

Mostly Sunny

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 85°
  • 60°

Partly Cloudy; Afternoon T-Storms Possible

Currently in Rapid City as of

  • 66°(Feels like 66°)
  • Thunder
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.25 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:31
  • Sunset: 20:26
  • Humidity: 73%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Sheridan

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 97°
  • °

Partly Cloudy

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 100°
  • 62°

Clear

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 85°
  • 53°

Clear

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 83°
  • 52°

Clear

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 80°
  • 51°

Clear

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 53°

Clear

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 56°

Clear

Currently in Sheridan as of

  • 68°(Feels like 68°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: SE @ 15 mph
  • Barometer: 30.20 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:44
  • Sunset: 20:44
  • Humidity: 65%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Gillette

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 97°
  • °

Partly Cloudy

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 99°
  • 66°

Partly Cloudy

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 87°
  • 54°

Clear

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 83°
  • 51°

Clear

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 82°
  • 52°

Clear

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 87°
  • 55°

Clear

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 88°
  • 59°

Partly Cloudy

Currently in Gillette as of

  • 64°(Feels like 63°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: SSE @ 14 mph
  • Barometer: 30.27 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:40
  • Sunset: 20:37
  • Humidity: 73%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Custer

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 86°
  • °

Partly Cloudy

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 96°
  • 59°

Partly Cloudy

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 80°
  • 56°

Clear

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 82°
  • 51°

Clear

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 74°
  • 50°

Clear

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 75°
  • 50°

Clear

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 77°
  • 54°

Partly Cloudy

Currently in Custer as of

  • 57°(Feels like 57°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: W @ 3 mph
  • Barometer: 30.41 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:34
  • Sunset: 20:27
  • Humidity: 87%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Philip

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 90°
  • °

Partly Cloudy

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 101°
  • 65°

Partly Cloudy

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 63°

Clear

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 90°
  • 57°

Clear

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 83°
  • 58°

Clear

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 87°
  • 57°

Clear

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 59°

Partly Cloudy

Currently in Philip as of

  • 67°(Feels like 67°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: E @ 8 mph
  • Barometer: 30.19 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:25
  • Sunset: 20:20
  • Humidity: 79%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Pine Ridge

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 94°
  • °

Partly Cloudy

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 103°
  • 66°

Partly Cloudy

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 66°

Clear

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 55°

Clear

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 83°
  • 55°

Clear

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 87°
  • 55°

Clear

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 90°
  • 60°

Partly Cloudy

Currently in Pine Ridge as of

  • 65°(Feels like 65°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: ENE @ 9 mph
  • Barometer: 30.26 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:32
  • Sunset: 20:21
  • Humidity: 70%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Scottsbluff

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 96°
  • °

Partly Cloudy

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 101°
  • 64°

Partly Cloudy

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 97°
  • 63°

Clear

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 90°
  • 58°

Clear

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 84°
  • 54°

Clear

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 87°
  • 57°

Clear

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 88°
  • 60°

Partly Cloudy

Currently in Scottsbluff as of

  • 67°(Feels like 66°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: E @ 14 mph
  • Barometer: 30.32 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:40
  • Sunset: 20:22
  • Humidity: 90%
  • UV Index: 10.00

Regional Conditions

Rapid City
66°
Sheridan
68°
Gillette
64°
Custer
57°
Philip
67°
Pine Ridge
65°
Scottsbluff
67°
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