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Heavy precipitation for parts of the Pacific Northwest

Moisture will continue to stream into the Pacific Northwest for the next several days. Heavy rain will continue along the coast, while heavy snow will impact the highest elevations of the Cascades. In the northern Plains and Upper Great Lakes, more arctic air will bring periods of snow, blustery winds and cold wind chills. Light snow is also possible in New England and the Ohio Valley. Read More >

NWS Raid City, SD Fire Weather ZonesWyoming Fire Weather Zone 297 Wyoming Fire Weather Zone 259 Wyoming Fire Weather Zone 298 Wyoming Fire Weather Zone 299 South Dakota Fire Weather Zone 261 South Dakota Fire Weather Zone 260 South Dakota Fire Weather Zone 262 South Dakota Fire Weather Zone 263 South Dakota Fire Weather Zone 264 South Dakota Fire Weather Zone 266 South Dakota Fire Weather Zone 265
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Spot Requests

Local Products

Mid to Long Range Outlooks

Fire Weather Operating Plan (click)

This page is intended to give you a source of fire weather information for the area. The National Weather Service in Rapid City is currently responsible for producing spot weather forecasts and land management forecasts for the local fire agencies.

Attention Land Managers

Mail your burn plans to:

Attn: Burn Plans
300 East Signal Drive
Rapid City SD 57701

This will help us better prepare for your specific burn.