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Arctic Air Plunges into the Great Lakes, Northeast and Mid-Atlantic

Arctic air dropping through the northern and eastern U.S. and a storm off the east coast will bring periods of snow, very cold wind chills and hazardous traveling conditions from the Upper Great Lakes to the Northeast. Meanwhile in southern California, Santa Ana winds will decrease but hot, dry air will remain over the area with elevated fire weather conditions. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rock Springs, Rock Springs-Sweetwater County Airport (KRKS)

Lat: 41.59417°NLon: 109.06528°WElev: 6759ft.

Fair

-1°C

31°F

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed W 8 MPH
Barometer 30.28 in (1026.1 mb)
Dewpoint -14°C (6°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-4°C (24°F)
Last update 12 Dec 10:54 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

15 Miles SE Point Of Rocks WY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around -6. West southwest wind 13 to 21 km/h.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: -6 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of rain and snow between 11am and noon, then a chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 5. West wind 13 to 23 km/h becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 5 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. North wind 14 to 18 km/h.  New snow accumulation of around a centimeter possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: -8 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 2. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 21 km/h increasing to 27 to 32 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 48 km/h.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 2 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -8. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 21 to 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 42 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: -8 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 6. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 24 to 29 km/h increasing to 30 to 35 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 6 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow after 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around -5. Breezy, with a southwest wind 16 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: -5 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 1. Breezy.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    High: 1 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -11.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -11 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around -6. West southwest wind 13 to 21 km/h.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain and snow between 11am and noon, then a chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 5. West wind 13 to 23 km/h becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. North wind 14 to 18 km/h. New snow accumulation of around a centimeter possible.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 2. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 21 km/h increasing to 27 to 32 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 48 km/h.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -8. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 21 to 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 42 km/h.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 6. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 24 to 29 km/h increasing to 30 to 35 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow after 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around -5. Breezy, with a southwest wind 16 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 1. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -11.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 0. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -8.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 4. Breezy.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -6. Breezy.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 5. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
15 Miles SE Point Of Rocks WY
 41.49°N 108.62°W (Elev. 2042 m)
9:18 pm MST Dec 12, 2017
11pm MST Dec 12, 2017-6pm MST Dec 19, 2017
 
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