There are a lot of thing to do in the Black Hills this weekend, here’s what you can expect the weather to be like

Here's your weekend weather forecast for the Black Hills.

3day 9 30RAPID CITY, S.D. — With all of the activities going on in the Black Hills this weekend, the weather is expected to be just as active. So, it’s best to be prepared when you’re planning your weekend.

On and off rain is expected throughout the weekend with the passage of a cold front Friday evening. The cold front will make for some, cooler, cloudy and wet conditions.

The clouds will prevent temperatures from getting too hot during the day. They will also trap heat at the surface, preventing temperatures from cooling down significantly at night.

The rain Friday night has fairly high confidence, but Saturday and Sunday are less confident in the intensity and area that the rain will cover.

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Friday:

Temperatures are expected to peak around 3:00 p.m. Friday afternoon. Clouds will be present throughout the day. Showers may pop up Friday afternoon around the Hills. There is a good chance for some more persistent rain late Friday night as a cold front move through the area. Rain will be building into the area from south to north. No severe weather is expected.

Northern Hills:

Expect high temperatures in the mid to upper 70’s. Some rain is expected to move into the area around 3:00 a.m. Rain will be on and off throughout the night.

Central Hills:

Expect high temperatures in the mid to upper 60’s. Rain showers are likely to move into the area around midnight. Rain will be on and off throughout the night.

Southern Hills:

Expect high temperatures in the mid to upper 70’s. Showers begin to move in around 9:00 p.m. or 10:00 p.m. Rain will be on and off throughout the night.

Saturday:

Low temperatures in the mid 50’s will be present around 6:00 a.m. Clouds will be present throughout the day. Temperatures are expected to peak around 4:00 p.m. Scattered showers from the previous night are expected to linger throughout the morning into midday. Spotty showers around the Hills in the afternoon, though heavier precipitation is expected in the evening. Thundershowers should move out of the area by midnight, though some spotty showers may be present throughout the night. No severe weather is expected, though some storms could produce small hail and gusty winds.

Northern Hills:

Expect high temperatures in the mid to upper 60’s. Thundershowers moving into the area around 10:00 p.m.

Central Hills:

Expect high temperatures in the mid to upper 50’s. Thundershowers moving into the area around 9:00 p.m.

Southern Hills:

Expect high temperatures in the mid to upper 60’s. Thundershowers moving into the area around 8:00 p.m.

Sunday:

Low temperatures in the mid 40’s will be present around 6:00 a.m. Clouds will be present throughout the day, clearing up slightly by the late afternoon, before more clouds move in. Temperatures are expected to peak in the early afternoon. Scattered showers will be present throughout the morning.

Northern Hills:

Expect high temperatures in the mid 60’s to low 70’s. No widespread precipitation is expected, but the occasional isolated shower can’t be ruled out.

Central Hills:

Expect high temperatures in the mid 60’s to low 70’s. No widespread precipitation is expected, but the occasional isolated shower can’t be ruled out.

Southern Hills:

Expect high temperatures in the mid 60’s to low 70’s. No widespread precipitation is expected. Though, the southern Hills looks to have higher confidence in some rain in the early morning

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