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Current Conditions

  • 65°
  • Clear
  • Wind: WNW 13 mph
  • Humidity: 33%
  • Visibility: 10.0 miles
  • Dew Point: 35°
  • Pressure: 30.06 in. +

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Forecast data from the National Digital Forecast Database.

5 Day Forecast

  • Wednesday
  • Clear
  • High: 76 °
  • Low: 51 °
  • Clear
  • Thursday
  • Clear
  • High: 82 °
  • Low: 54 °
  • Clear
  • Friday
  • Clear
  • High: 81 °
  • Low: 55 °
  • Clear
  • Saturday
  • Clear
  • High: 85 °
  • Low: 57 °
  • Clear
  • Sunday
  • Clear
  • High: 83 °
  • Low: 57 °
  • Clear

Forecast for Custer, South Dakota

Updated: 3:08 PM MDT on July 28, 2015

  • Tonight

    Clear. Lows in the mid 40s to lower 50s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the evening.

  • Wednesday

    Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s to lower 80s. West winds 10 to 15 mph.

  • Wednesday Night

    Clear. Lows in the 50s. East winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the north after midnight.

  • Thursday

    Sunny. Highs in the 80s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

  • Thursday Night

    Clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

  • Friday

    Mostly sunny. Highs in the 80s.

  • Friday Night

    Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s.

  • Saturday

    Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s to lower 90s.

  • Saturday Night

    Mostly clear. Lows around 60.

  • Sunday

    Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s to lower 90s.

  • Sunday Night

    Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.

  • Monday

    Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s to mid 80s.

  • Monday Night

    Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s.

  • Tuesday

    Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s to mid 80s.

Severe Weather Alert Descriptions

 Record Report  Statement as of 02:43 am MDT on July 28, 2015


... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Rapid City Airport SD...

a record rainfall of 0.74 inches was set at Rapid City Airport SD
yesterday. This breaks the old record of 0.62 set in 1953.




 Local Storm Report 



07/27/2015 0450 PM

Jewel cave, Custer County.

Thunderstorm wind gust e60 mph, reported by trained spotter.





07/27/2015 0505 PM

4 miles W of downtown custeville, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by public.


            Shave report




07/27/2015 0522 PM

3 miles SW of downtown custone, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by trained spotter.





07/27/2015 0435 PM

10 miles SW of Hill City, Custer County.

Thunderstorm wind gust m64 mph, reported by trained spotter.





07/27/2015 0450 PM

Jewel cave, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by trained spotter.





07/27/2015 0450 PM

Jewel cave, Custer County.

Thunderstorm wind gust e60 mph, reported by trained spotter.





07/27/2015 0505 PM

4 miles W of downtown custeville, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by public.


            Shave report




07/27/2015 0522 PM

3 miles SW of downtown custone, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by trained spotter.





07/27/2015 0435 PM

10 miles SW of Hill City, Custer County.

Thunderstorm wind gust m64 mph, reported by trained spotter.





07/27/2015 0450 PM

Jewel cave, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by trained spotter.





07/27/2015 0450 PM

Jewel cave, Custer County.

Thunderstorm wind gust e60 mph, reported by trained spotter.





07/27/2015 0505 PM

4 miles W of downtown custeville, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by public.


            Shave report




07/27/2015 0522 PM

3 miles SW of downtown custone, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by trained spotter.





07/27/2015 0435 PM

10 miles SW of Hill City, Custer County.

Thunderstorm wind gust m64 mph, reported by trained spotter.





07/27/2015 0450 PM

Jewel cave, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by trained spotter.





07/27/2015 0450 PM

Jewel cave, Custer County.

Thunderstorm wind gust e60 mph, reported by trained spotter.





07/27/2015 0505 PM

4 miles W of downtown custeville, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by public.


            Shave report




07/27/2015 0522 PM

3 miles SW of downtown custone, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by trained spotter.





07/27/2015 0435 PM

10 miles SW of Hill City, Custer County.

Thunderstorm wind gust m64 mph, reported by trained spotter.





07/27/2015 0450 PM

Jewel cave, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by trained spotter.





07/27/2015 0450 PM

Jewel cave, Custer County.

Thunderstorm wind gust e60 mph, reported by trained spotter.





07/27/2015 0505 PM

4 miles W of downtown custeville, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by public.


            Shave report




07/27/2015 0522 PM

3 miles SW of downtown custone, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by trained spotter.





07/27/2015 0435 PM

10 miles SW of Hill City, Custer County.

Thunderstorm wind gust m64 mph, reported by trained spotter.





07/27/2015 0450 PM

Jewel cave, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by trained spotter.





07/27/2015 0450 PM

Jewel cave, Custer County.

Thunderstorm wind gust e60 mph, reported by trained spotter.





07/27/2015 0505 PM

4 miles W of downtown custeville, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by public.


            Shave report




07/27/2015 0522 PM

3 miles SW of downtown custone, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by trained spotter.





07/27/2015 0435 PM

10 miles SW of Hill City, Custer County.

Thunderstorm wind gust m64 mph, reported by trained spotter.





07/27/2015 0450 PM

Jewel cave, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by trained spotter.





07/27/2015 0450 PM

Jewel cave, Custer County.

Thunderstorm wind gust e60 mph, reported by trained spotter.





07/27/2015 0505 PM

4 miles W of downtown custeville, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by public.


            Shave report




07/27/2015 0522 PM

3 miles SW of downtown custone, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by trained spotter.





07/27/2015 0435 PM

10 miles SW of Hill City, Custer County.

Thunderstorm wind gust m64 mph, reported by trained spotter.





07/27/2015 0450 PM

Jewel cave, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by trained spotter.





07/27/2015 0505 PM

4 miles W of downtown custe, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by public.


            Shave report





07/27/2015 0505 PM

4 miles W of downtown custe, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by public.


            Shave report





07/27/2015 0522 PM

3 miles SW of downtown cust, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by trained spotter.






07/27/2015 0450 PM

Jewel cave, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by trained spotter.





07/27/2015 0450 PM

Jewel cave, Custer County.

Thunderstorm wind gust e60 mph, reported by trained spotter.






07/27/2015 0522 PM

3 miles SW of downtown cust, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by trained spotter.






07/27/2015 0435 PM

10 miles SW of Hill City, Custer County.

Thunderstorm wind gust m64 mph, reported by trained spotter.






07/27/2015 0435 PM

10 miles SW of Hill City, Custer County.

Thunderstorm wind gust m64 mph, reported by trained spotter.






07/27/2015 0505 PM

4 miles W of downtown custe, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by public.


            Shave report





07/27/2015 0505 PM

4 miles W of downtown custe, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by public.


            Shave report





07/27/2015 0522 PM

3 miles SW of downtown cust, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by trained spotter.






07/27/2015 0522 PM

3 miles SW of downtown cust, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by trained spotter.






07/27/2015 0450 PM

Jewel cave, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by trained spotter.





07/27/2015 0450 PM

Jewel cave, Custer County.

Thunderstorm wind gust e60 mph, reported by trained spotter.






07/27/2015 0450 PM

Jewel cave, Custer County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by trained spotter.





07/27/2015 0450 PM

Jewel cave, Custer County.

Thunderstorm wind gust e60 mph, reported by trained spotter.






07/27/2015 0435 PM

10 miles SW of Hill City, Custer County.

Thunderstorm wind gust m64 mph, reported by trained spotter.






07/27/2015 0435 PM

10 miles SW of Hill City, Custer County.

Thunderstorm wind gust m64 mph, reported by trained spotter.





Personal Weather Stations

Personal Weather Stations [Add your weather station!]

Location: Hay Creek Road, Custer, SD

Updated: 6:34 PM MDT

Temperature: 65.7 °F Dew Point: 36 °F Humidity: 33% Wind: WNW at 1.8 mph Pressure: 29.92 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: - Graphs

Location: U.S. 16, Hill City, SD

Updated: 6:31 PM MDT

Temperature: 80.1 °F Dew Point: 44 °F Humidity: 28% Wind: North at - Pressure: 30.14 in Hourly Precipitation: - Heat Index: 79 °F Graphs

Location: Timber Trail, Edgemont, SD

Updated: 6:31 PM MDT

Temperature: 69.6 °F Dew Point: 40 °F Humidity: 34% Wind: North at - Pressure: 30.16 in Hourly Precipitation: - Heat Index: - Graphs

Location: Mike's Place Black Hills, Hermosa, SD

Updated: 6:34 PM MDT

Temperature: 71.0 °F Dew Point: 40 °F Humidity: 32% Wind: North at 3.0 mph Pressure: 29.95 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 76 °F Graphs

Location: Prairie Creek, Rapid City, SD

Updated: 6:34 PM MDT

Temperature: 68.3 °F Dew Point: 41 °F Humidity: 37% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.03 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: - Graphs

Location: Box Canyon, Hermosa, SD

Updated: 6:24 PM MDT

Temperature: 73.6 °F Dew Point: 38 °F Humidity: 27% Wind: NNW at 9.9 mph Pressure: 30.08 in Hourly Precipitation: - Heat Index: 76 °F Graphs

Location: Bear Country- Copper Oaks, Rapid City, SD

Updated: 6:26 PM MDT

Temperature: 69.8 °F Dew Point: 42 °F Humidity: 36% Wind: West at 4.7 mph Pressure: 30.04 in Hourly Precipitation: - Heat Index: - Graphs

Location: copper oaks, Rapid City, SD

Updated: 6:35 PM MDT

Temperature: 70.0 °F Dew Point: 41 °F Humidity: 35% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.02 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: - Graphs

Location: Doc's Place, Hermosa, SD

Updated: 6:34 PM MDT

Temperature: 73.0 °F Dew Point: 49 °F Humidity: 42% Wind: NW at 4.9 mph Pressure: 28.82 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 77 °F Graphs

Location: University Avenue, Hot Springs, SD

Updated: 6:31 PM MDT

Temperature: 75.9 °F Dew Point: 43 °F Humidity: 30% Wind: North at - Pressure: 30.24 in Hourly Precipitation: - Heat Index: 77 °F Graphs

Location: Pacific Avenue, Hot Springs, SD

Updated: 6:31 PM MDT

Temperature: 86.2 °F Dew Point: 46 °F Humidity: 24% Wind: North at - Pressure: 30.14 in Hourly Precipitation: - Heat Index: 83 °F Graphs

Location: Scott's Weather, Hermosa, SD

Updated: 6:24 PM MDT

Temperature: 75.6 °F Dew Point: 40 °F Humidity: 28% Wind: West at 14.0 mph Pressure: 30.02 in Hourly Precipitation: - Heat Index: 77 °F Graphs

Location: HADS, Buffalo Gap, SD

Updated: 2:45 PM MDT

Temperature: 76 °F Dew Point: - Humidity: - Wind: Calm Pressure: - Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 74 °F Graphs

MSN Maps of:

Temp: Dew Point: Humidity Wind Pressure Hr Precip -

NWS Forecaster Discussion



AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION FOR WESTERN SD AND NORTHEASTERN WY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
535 PM MDT TUE JUL 28 2015

.SHORT TERM...THIS EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT
ISSUED AT 215 PM MDT TUE JUL 28 2015

STACKED LOW OVER FAR SRN ALTA IS BRINGING GUSTY WESTERLY WINDS
AND DRY CONDITIONS TO THE REGION THIS AFTN. ANOMALOUSLY COOL
TEMPS FOUND ACROSS THE CWFA WITH MID AFTN READINGS IN THE MID 60S
TO UPPER 70S...EVEN SOME 50S IN THE BLKHLS.

DRY NW FLOW WILL PREVAIL THROUGH WED WITH LOW DRIFTING NEWD
TOWARDS THE HUDSON BAY. CHILLY TEMPS EXPECTED TONIGHT WITH A FEW
AREAS IN THE BLKHLS DIPPING INTO THE 30S. BREEZY WESTERLY WINDS
EXPECTED ON WED WITH HIGHS REBOUNDING INTO THE 80S ON THE
PLAINS...70S IN THE HILLS.

.LONG TERM...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY
ISSUED AT 215 PM MDT TUE JUL 28 2015

DRIER WEST TO NORTHWEST FLOW ALOFT WILL REMAIN ACROSS 
THE REGION THROUGH MUCH OF THE PERIOD. WARMER AIR WILL BUILD INTO 
THE AREA LATE IN THE WEEK...WITH TEMPS BACK TO NEAR TO ABOVE AVERAGE 
LEVELS THROUGH THE WEEKEND. ANY CHANCES FOR SHOWERS AND 
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE WEEKEND SHOULD MAINLY BE CONFINED TO 
SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH CENTRAL SD. THE WEATHER PATTERN COULD BECOME AT 
LEAST A BIT MORE UNSETTLED EARLY NEXT WEEK AS EAST TO SOUTHEAST 
WINDS BRING INCREASING MOISTURE...AND WEAK UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCES
PASS THROUGH THE AREA.

&&

.AVIATION...(FOR THE 00Z TAFS THROUGH 00Z WEDNESDAY EVENING)
ISSUED AT 533 PM MDT TUE JUL 28 2015

GUSTY WNW WINDS WILL DIMINISH THIS EVENING. VFR CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED THROUGH THE PERIOD.

&&

.UNR WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
SD...WIND ADVISORY UNTIL 7 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR SDZ025-032-072-073.

     HIGH WIND WARNING UNTIL 7 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR SDZ001-002-
     012>014.

WY...NONE.
&&

$$

SHORT TERM...JOHNSON
LONG TERM...26
AVIATION...JC



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