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Severe weather threat continues and flash flooding returns to portions of the Plains Thursday

The severe weather threat will continue over portions of the Plains on Thursday. Large hail and damaging winds are the primary threats. Moderate to heavy rain will also be possible, mainly across the southern Plains, returning the flash flood threat to an area with already saturated soils.
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Current conditions at

Riverton, Riverton Regional Airport (KRIW)

Lat: 43.06194°NLon: 108.44639°WElev: 5525ft.

Lt Rain

16°C

60°F

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed NNE 10 MPH
Barometer 30.05 in (1013.9 mb)
Dewpoint 9°C (48°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 28 May 3:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Riverton WY

  • Overnight

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 8 °C

  • Thursday

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 19 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 8 °C

  • Friday

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    High: 17 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 7 °C

  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 24 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 9 °C

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 11 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce small hail. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. North wind 16 to 18 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. North northwest wind 10 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Thursday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. North northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming east 18 to 23 km/h after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. East wind 18 to 23 km/h becoming southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. South wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming west southwest 18 to 23 km/h after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Southwest wind 10 to 13 km/h.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. Southwest wind 10 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 22.
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Point Forecast:
Riverton WY
 43.04°N 108.41°W (Elev. 1538 m)
1:56 pm MDT May 28, 2015
1am MDT May 28, 2015-6pm MDT Jun 3, 2015
 
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