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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Riverton Regional Airport (KRIW)

Lat: 43.06219°NLon: 108.44701°WElev: 5443ft.

Fair

89°F

32°C

Humidity 10%
Wind Speed VRBL 3 MPH
Barometer 30.00 in (1008.3 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 20 Aug 3:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Riverton WY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Patchy smoke. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. West wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Patchy Smoke

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy smoke. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. West wind 5 to 13 mph becoming north in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Patchy Smoke

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Areas of smoke before noon. Sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming northeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Areas Smoke
    then Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. North northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 88. Light and variable wind.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Patchy smoke. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. West wind 8 to 11 mph.
Tonight
Patchy smoke. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. West wind 5 to 13 mph becoming north in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Monday
Areas of smoke before noon. Sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming northeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. North northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 88. Light and variable wind.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Friday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Riverton WY
 43.02°N 108.38°W (Elev. 4931 ft)
3:02 pm MDT Aug 20, 2017
4pm MDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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