Sat, 25 May: Mostly sunny, with Hazards – H: 67°, L: 48°

Today’s Rapid City South Dakota weather forcast, reported at 5:15 AM on Saturday, the 25th of May. Today, mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Looking ahead, Tonight, partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Sunday, a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. South wind 6 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. And then, Sunday Night, a chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 52. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Sunrise today will be at 5:17 am and the sun will set at 8:22 pm.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook. This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of northwestern South Dakota. south central South Dakota. southwestern South Dakota. and the Black Hills of South Dakota. Day one. Today and Tonight. Flooding will continue on the western South Dakota plains. See the latest Flood Warnings and Statements for details. Isolated thunderstorms will be possible today. Severe weather is not expected. Days two through seven. Sunday through Friday. Flooding will continue through the weekend. See the latest Flood Warnings and Statements for details. Scattered thunderstorms are expected on Sunday, a few of which may be severe. Chances for thunderstorms will continue into Monday. With rain persisting into Tuesday, 1 to 2 inches of total precipitation will be possible by Tuesday night. See the latest Flood Watch for the most current information on flooding potential. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation will not be needed today. Stay tuned to NOAA weather radio for further updates. or check our web site at weather. gov/rapidcity.

Flood Watch. A period of moderate to heavy rain is expected Sunday evening through Tuesday. Total rainfall amounts around 2 inches is possible from the Black Hills into south central South Dakota. With saturated ground and rivers and streams are already running high, additional flooding is possible. Flood watch in effect from sunday evening through tuesday afternoon. The National Weather Service in Rapid City has issued a. Flood Watch for portions of northwestern South Dakota, south central South Dakota, southwestern South Dakota, and the Black Hills of South Dakota, including the following areas, in northwestern South Dakota, Butte, the Northern Foot Hills, the Northern Meade County Plains, the Southern Meade County Plains, and the Sturgis/Piedmont Foot Hills. In south central South Dakota, Mellette, Todd, and Tripp. In southwestern South Dakota, Bennett, Haakon, Jackson, Oglala Lakota, the Custer County Plains, the Fall River County Plains, the Hermosa Foot Hills, the Pennington County Plains, the Rapid City area, and the Southern Foot Hills. In the Black Hills of South Dakota, the Central Black Hills, the Northern Black Hills, and the Southern Black Hills. From Sunday evening through Tuesday afternoon. Moderate to locally heavy precipitation will fall on saturated ground, which may cause area streams and rivers to overtop their banks. Additional liquid equivalent precipitation amounts Sunday evening through Tuesday will be 1 to 2 inches with locally higher amounts. Many rivers and stream are running near bankfull with some areas of minor flooding. Additional rainfall will result in rapid rises on rivers and streams. Precautionary/preparedness actions. A flood watch means that flooding is possible along rivers and creeks. If you are in the watch area, take time to move livestock, equipment, and other property from low lying areas before flooding occurs. Monitor NOAA weather radio and local media for updated forecasts and be ready to quickly move to higher ground if rising water levels are observed or a warning is issued.

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Fri, 24 May: A 20 percent chance of showers, with Hazards – L: 41°, H: 65°

Today’s Rapid City South Dakota weather outlook, as of 5:15 AM on Friday, the 24th of May. Overnight, a 20 percent chance of showers. Areas of fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. And then, Friday, patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a south wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Friday Night, partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 12 to 17 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Then later, Saturday, mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Sunrise today will be at 5:18 am and the sun will set at 8:21 pm.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook. This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of northwestern South Dakota. southwestern South Dakota. the Black Hills of South Dakota. northeast Wyoming. and the Black Hills of Wyoming. Day one. This Afternoon and Tonight. Widespread rain will move across the area tonight. A few thunderstorms will also be possible across the Black Hills area. Severe storms are not expected at this time. Days two through seven. Friday through Wednesday. Flooding will continue through the end of the week and potentially into the weekend on the South Dakota plains. See the latest Flood Warnings and Statements for details. Isolated to scattered thunderstorms are possible Friday afternoon, and again on Saturday afternoon. More widespread showers and thunderstorms are expected Sunday afternoon into Monday. Strong thunderstorms are possible Sunday afternoon and evening, perhaps a few severe. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation will not be needed today. Stay tuned to NOAA weather radio for further updates. or check our web site at weather. gov/rapidcity.

Flood Statement. Sdc103-262000- /o. Kunr. T0000z-190526t2000z/ /00000. T0000z. T0000z. T0000z. OO/ Pennington SD- 317 AM Mountain Daylight Time Fri May 24 2019. A flood warning remains in effect until 200 pm Mountain Daylight Time sunday for east central pennington county. The Pennington County Highway Department indicates that flooding continues across portions of east central Pennington County. The following roads remain closed due to flooding. th Street south of Highway 1416, 156th Street from Highway 1416 to 229th Street, Creston Road, Hammerquist Road, and Sharpe Road. Precautionary/preparedness actions. Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Lon 4410 10290 4410 10283 4404 10242 4388 10259 4395 10295.

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Thu, 23 May: Mostly cloudy, with Hazards – L: 36°, H: 53°

Here is your local forecast for Rapid City South Dakota, reported at 5:15 AM on Thursday, the 23rd of May. Overnight, mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Then later, Thursday, a 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph. Thursday Night, showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 3am, then a slight chance of showers between 3am and 4am. Low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Then, Friday, a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a south wind 8 to 13 mph becoming west 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Sunrise today will be at 5:19 am and the sun will set at 8:20 pm.

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Flood Statement. Sdc019-081-093-103-137-271615- /o. Kunr. T0000z-190527t1615z/ /00000. T0000z. T0000z. T0000z. OO/ Butte SD-Ziebach SD-Meade SD-Lawrence SD-Pennington SD- 410 AM Mountain Daylight Time Thu May 23 2019. A flood warning remains in effect until 1015 am Mountain Daylight Time monday for butte. Southern ziebach. Meade. Northern lawrence and northeastern pennington counties. Emergency management and the public report that flooding continues across the warned area. Several roads are impassable or have been closed as a result of the flooding. Flooding will continue for the next several days. Precautionary/preparedness actions. Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding. Lon 4498 10361 4488 10114 4478 10114 4455 10200 4451 10200 4442 10217 4445 10223 4443 10230 4434 10232 4429 10292 4431 10320 4452 10364 4455 10395 4455 10405 4509 10404.

Flood Statement. Sdc102-103-262215- /o. Kunr. T0000z-190526t2215z/ /00000. T0000z. T0000z. T0000z. OO/ Oglala Lakota SD-Pennington SD- 344 AM Mountain Daylight Time Thu May 23 2019. A flood warning remains in effect until 415 pm Mountain Daylight Time sunday for oglala lakota and eastern pennington counties. Automated river gauges and public reports indicate that flooding continues across the warned area. Several roads are impassable or have been closed as a result of flooding. This flooding will continue for the next several days. Precautionary/preparedness actions. Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding. Lon 4361 10300 4362 10292 4367 10291 4366 10283 4407 10239 4443 10230 4445 10223 4442 10217 4451 10201 4371 10202 4369 10203 4369 10211 4370 10214 4300 10208 4300 10300.

Flood Statement. Sdc033-093-103-262000- /o. Kunr. T0000z-190526t2000z/ /00000. T0000z. T0000z. T0000z. OO/ Meade SD-Custer SD-Pennington SD- 232 AM Mountain Daylight Time Thu May 23 2019. A flood warning remains in effect until 200 pm Mountain Daylight Time sunday for southeastern meade. Eastern custer and southeastern pennington counties. Trained weather spotters and automated river gauges indicate that flooding continues across the warned area. Several roads are impassable or have been closed as a result of flooding. The flooding will continue for the next several days. Precautionary/preparedness actions. Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding. Lon 4431 10320 4429 10292 4434 10233 4407 10239 4366 10283 4367 10291 4363 10294 4361 10300 4348 10301 4348 10337.

Hazardous Weather Outlook. This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for western South Dakota and northeastern Wyoming. Day one. This Afternoon and Tonight. Flooding will continue on the western South Dakota plains. See the latest Flood Warning and Statements for details. Days two through seven. Thursday through Tuesday. Flooding will continue through the end of the week and potentially into the weekend on the South Dakota plains. See the latest Flood Warnings and Statements for details. Scattered thunderstorms are possible Thursday evening, but severe thunderstorms are not expected to be severe. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation will not be needed today. Stay tuned to NOAA weather radio for further updates. or check our web site at weather. gov/rapidcity.

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Wed, 22 May: Patchy fog, with Hazards – L: 34°, H: 44°

Rapid City’s weather forecast for today, reported at 5:15 AM on Wednesday, the 22nd of May. Overnight, patchy fog. Low around 34. North wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible. Then later, Wednesday, rain and snow, becoming all rain after 9am. Patchy fog before 10am. High near 44. North wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible. Wednesday Night, a 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Northwest wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Then later, Thursday, a 40 percent chance of rain after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Sunrise today will be at 5:19 am and the sun will set at 8:19 pm.

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Urgent – winter weather message. Heavy snow continues this morning. A strong low pressure system will continue to bring heavy wet snow to parts of the Black Hills, the adjacent foothills, and parts of northeastern Wyoming, through this morning. Additional snowfall amounts will be greatest over the northern Black Hills where up 6 inches of additional accumulation will be possible through mid morning, after which snow will quickly taper off and end. Roads have become snow covered and slick in much of the area, with travel very difficult in portions of the northern and central Black Hills. Winter weather advisory remains in effect until 9 am Mountain Daylight Time this morning. What. Wet snow. Additional snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches. Where. The Sturgis/Piedmont Foot Hills, the Rapid City area and the Northern Foot Hills. When. Until 9 AM Mountain Daylight Time this morning. Additional details. Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous conditions will impact the morning commute. Precautionary/preparedness actions. Slow down and use caution while traveling. The latest road conditions can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

Flood Statement. Sdc102-103-262215- /o. Kunr. T0000z-190526t2215z/ /00000. T0000z. T0000z. T0000z. OO/ Oglala Lakota SD-Pennington SD- 526 PM Mountain Daylight Time Tue May 21 2019. A flood warning remains in effect until 415 pm Mountain Daylight Time sunday for oglala lakota and eastern pennington counties. Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicate an area of very heavy rainfall across the warned area. The heavy rain will cause overland flooding and flooding of small creeks and streams. Some locations that will experience flooding include. Creeks, tributaries, and smaller drainages flowing into the Bad River, Cheyenne River, and White River, including American Horse Creek, Cottonwood Creek, Lake Creek, Porcupine Creek, Sage Creek, White Clay Creek, and Wounded Knee Creek, and portions of Badlands National Park. Additional rainfall amounts of over an inch are possible in the warned area. Precautionary/preparedness actions. Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Travel on rural roads may become difficult due to muddy conditions and water crossing the roads. Lon 4361 10300 4362 10292 4367 10291 4366 10283 4407 10239 4443 10230 4445 10223 4442 10217 4451 10201 4371 10202 4369 10203 4369 10211 4370 10214 4300 10208 4300 10300.

Flood Statement. Sdc033-093-103-262000- /o. Kunr. T0000z-190526t2000z/ /00000. T0000z. T0000z. T0000z. OO/ Meade SD-Custer SD-Pennington SD- 520 PM Mountain Daylight Time Tue May 21 2019. A flood warning remains in effect until 200 pm Mountain Daylight Time sunday for southeastern meade. Eastern custer and southeastern pennington counties. Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicate an area of very heavy rainfall across the warned area. This heavy rain will cause overland flooding and flooding of small creeks and streams. Some locations that will experience flooding include. Eastern portions of Rapid City along Rapid Creek; the Rapid Valley area along Rapid Creek; areas around Box Elder and New Underwood along Box Elder Creek downstream to Owanka; Elk Creek north of Rapid City, Box Elder and New Underwood to downstream of Elm Springs; Battle Creek east of Hermosa; Beaver Creek upstream and downstream of Buffalo Gap; French Creek around Fairburn; Spring Creek from the Hart Ranch area to south of Folsom; and all the other smaller drainages into the Cheyenne River east of Rapid City. Additional rainfall amounts over an inch are possible in the warned area. Precautionary/preparedness actions. Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Lon 4431 10320 4429 10292 4434 10233 4407 10239 4366 10283 4367 10291 4363 10294 4361 10300 4348 10301 4348 10337.

Hazardous Weather Outlook. This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of western South Dakota. Day one. Today and Tonight. Light to moderate rain and some areas of light snow will continue, as a significant system affects the region. Snow accumulations will be minimal this morning. Along with the snow, patchy fog will reduce visibilities. Days two through seven. Wednesday through Monday. Precipitation will continue through mid week, with another system moving through late Thursday. There is the potential for some light snow accumulations during the overnight and morning hours through Wednesday. The main concern is the long duration of moderate to heavy rainfall. See the latest Flood Watch for details. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation will not be needed today. Stay tuned to NOAA weather radio for further updates. or check our web site at weather. gov/rapidcity.

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Tue, 21 May: Areas of fog, with Hazards – L: 32°, H: 38°

Rapid City’s forecast for today, as of 5:15 AM on Tuesday, the 21st of May. Overnight, areas of fog. Low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of around an inch possible. Then, Tuesday, snow before 7am, then rain and snow between 7am and 8am, then rain after 8am. Areas of fog. High near 38. Breezy, with a north wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible. Tuesday Night, areas of fog. Low around 35. Breezy, with a north wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Then later, Wednesday, rain before 7am, then rain and snow between 7am and 9am, then rain likely after 9am. Patchy fog before 11am. High near 45. Northwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected. Sunrise today will be at 5:20 am and the sun will set at 8:18 pm.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook. This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of western South Dakota. Day one. Today and Tonight. Light rain and snow will continue, as a significant system approaches the region. Snow accumulations will be minimal this morning. Along with the snow, patchy fog will reduce visibilities. Days two through seven. Tuesday through Sunday. Precipitation will continue through mid week. There is the potential for some light snow accumulations during the overnight and morning hours through Wednesday. The main concern is the long duration of moderate to heavy rainfall. See the latest Flood Watch for details. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation will not be needed today. Stay tuned to NOAA weather radio for further updates. or check our web site at weather. gov/rapidcity.

Flood Watch. A prolonged period of moderate to heavy rain is expected through Wednesday, with more rain Thursday as another system crosses the area. This may cause area waterways to flood with already saturated grounds. River flooding may develop later in the week, given the widespread nature of the heavy precipitation. Flood watch now in effect from 6 am Mountain Daylight Time /7 am cdt/ this morning through friday afternoon. The Flood Watch is now in effect for. The Western South Dakota Plains. From 6 AM Mountain Daylight Time /7 AM CDT/ this morning through Friday afternoon. Moderate to locally heavy precipitation will fall on saturated ground, which may cause area streams and rivers to overtop their banks. Liquid equivalent precipitation amounts through Thursday may reach 1. to 3 inches. The heaviest rain will fall just east of the Black Hills. Precautionary/preparedness actions. A flood watch means that flooding is possible along rivers and creeks in the watch area, but is not imminent. If you are in the watch area, take time to move livestock, equipment, and other property from low lying areas before flooding occurs. Monitor NOAA weather radio and local media for updated forecasts and be ready to quickly move to higher ground if rising water levels are observed or a warning is issued.

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Mon, 20 May: Rain likely, with Hazards – L: 38°, H: 40°

Rapid City’s weather outlook for today, created at 5:15 AM on Monday, the 20th of May. Overnight, rain likely. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 38. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Then, Monday, rain, mainly after 1pm. Patchy fog before 8am, then patchy fog after noon. High near 40. Southeast wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Monday Night, rain before midnight, then rain and snow between midnight and 2am, then rain after 2am. Areas of fog. Low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible. Looking ahead, Tuesday, areas of fog before 7am. High near 41. Breezy, with a north wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Sunrise today will be at 5:21 am and the sun will set at 8:17 pm.

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Sun, 19 May: Snow likely, with Hazards – L: 32°, H: 44°

Today’s forcast for Rapid City South Dakota, created at 5:15 AM on Sunday, the 19th of May. Overnight, snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 32. North wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible. Looking ahead, Sunday, rain and snow likely before 11am, then a chance of rain between 11am and 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 44. North wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible. Sunday Night, rain likely before 5am, then rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible. Next, Monday, rain and snow, becoming all rain after 11am. High near 39. Southeast wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible. Sunrise today will be at 5:22 am and the sun will set at 8:16 pm.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook. This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of northwestern South Dakota. south central South Dakota. southwestern South Dakota. the Black Hills of South Dakota. and northeast Wyoming. Day one. This Afternoon and Tonight. Patchy fog will reduce the visibility today and tonight. Days two through seven. Sunday through Friday. No hazardous weather is expected at this time. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation will not be needed today. Stay tuned to NOAA weather radio for further updates. or check our web site at weather. gov/rapidcity.

Hydrologic Outlook. Hydrologic Outlook National Weather Service Rapid City SD 156 PM Mountain Daylight Time Sat May 18 2019 /256 PM Central Daylight Time Sat May 18 2019/. A long duration of moderate to heavy rainfall on saturated soil will increase flood potential early next week. The wet pattern continues as a strong low pressure system moves into the northern plains early next week. Beginning Sunday night, rain (with snow in the higher elevations) will overspread northeastern Wyoming and western South Dakota. This slow-moving system will bring a long duration of precipitation, which may be heavy at times. By Wednesday evening, rain totals are expected to range from 1. to 3 inches. Full ponds and creeks, as well as saturated soil, will contribute to the potential for flooding.

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Sat, 18 May: Periods of rain, with Hazards – L: 39°, H: 44°

Rapid City’s forecast for today, as of 5:15 AM on Saturday, the 18th of May. Overnight, periods of rain. Patchy fog. Low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 90%. And then, Saturday, periods of rain, mainly before 8am. Patchy fog before noon, then patchy fog after 2pm. High near 44. North wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Saturday Night, rain and snow likely before 4am, then a chance of snow. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 33. North wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible. Looking ahead, Sunday, a chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow between 10am and 11am, then a chance of rain after 11am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Sunrise today will be at 5:23 am and the sun will set at 8:15 pm.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook. This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of northwestern South Dakota. southwestern South Dakota. and northeast Wyoming. Day one. Tonight. Isolated thunderstorms are possible tonight, but severe storms are not expected. Days two through seven. Saturday through Thursday. No hazardous weather is expected at this time. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation will not be needed today. Stay tuned to NOAA weather radio for further updates. or check our web site at weather. gov/rapidcity.

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Fri, 17 May: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, with Hazards – L: 47°, H: 46°

Today’s Rapid City South Dakota weather forcast, as of 5:15 AM on Friday, the 17th of May. Overnight, showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 47. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Looking ahead, Friday, showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then scattered showers between 10am and 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Friday Night, showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers after 7pm. Areas of fog between 11pm and 3am. Low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 90%. And then, Saturday, showers likely, mainly before 7am. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 45. North wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Sunrise today will be at 5:24 am and the sun will set at 8:14 pm.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook. This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of northwestern South Dakota. south central South Dakota. southwestern South Dakota. the Black Hills of South Dakota. northeast Wyoming. and the Black Hills of Wyoming. Day one. Tonight. Scattered thunderstorms are expected this evening, but severe storms are not expected. Days two through seven. Friday through Wednesday. Cooler weather is expected with chances for showers and thunderstorms. On Friday, strong to severe thunderstorms are possible, mainly over southwestern and south central South Dakota. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation will not be needed today. Stay tuned to NOAA weather radio for further updates. or check our web site at weather. gov/rapidcity.

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Thu, 16 May: Partly sunny, with Hazards – H: 71°, L: 47°

Here is your local forecast for Rapid City South Dakota, reported at 5:15 AM on Thursday, the 16th of May. Today, partly sunny, with a high near 71. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. And then, Tonight, a chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Some of the storms could be severe. Cloudy, with a low around 47. East wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Friday, showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then showers likely between 10am and 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 51. East wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. And then, Friday Night, showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Sunrise today will be at 5:25 am and the sun will set at 8:13 pm.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook. This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of northwestern South Dakota. south central South Dakota. southwestern South Dakota. the Black Hills of South Dakota. northeast Wyoming. and the Black Hills of Wyoming. Day one. Today and Tonight. Scattered thunderstorms are expected this afternoon and evening. Isolated severe thunderstorms are possible, with large hail and damaging wind gusts. Days two through seven. Friday through Wednesday. Cooler weather is expected with chances for showers and thunderstorms. On Friday, strong to severe thunderstorms are possible, mainly over southwestern and south central South Dakota. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation will not be needed today. Stay tuned to NOAA weather radio for further updates. or check our web site at weather. gov/rapidcity.

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