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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Riverton, Riverton Regional Airport (KRIW)

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

Mod Snow, Freezing Fog

-5°C

23°F

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed N 18 G 29 MPH
Barometer 29.69 in (1008.1 mb)
Dewpoint -6°C (21°F)
Visibility 0.40 km
Wind Chill-13°C (9°F)
Last update 23 Feb 11:53 am MST
Extended Forecast for

Riverton WY

Winter Storm Warning until February 24, 11:00am
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until February 24, 11:00am

    NOW until
    11:00am Fri

    Winter Storm Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow.  Areas of blowing snow. High near -3. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 34 to 39 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 16 to 22 centimeters possible.

    Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    High: -3 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow likely.  Areas of blowing snow before 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around -9. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 19 to 24 km/h becoming south southwest 8 to 13 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 centimeters possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: -9 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near -5. West wind 5 to 14 km/h becoming east southeast in the morning.

    Chance Snow

    High: -5 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -17. East wind 10 to 13 km/h becoming west after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -17 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near -7. West southwest wind 8 to 11 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: -7 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -20. West wind 10 to 13 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -20 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near -8. Southwest wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming southeast in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: -8 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -18.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -18 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow. Areas of blowing snow. High near -3. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 34 to 39 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 16 to 22 centimeters possible.
Tonight
Snow likely. Areas of blowing snow before 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around -9. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 19 to 24 km/h becoming south southwest 8 to 13 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 centimeters possible.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -5. West wind 5 to 14 km/h becoming east southeast in the morning.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -17. East wind 10 to 13 km/h becoming west after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -7. West southwest wind 8 to 11 km/h.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -20. West wind 10 to 13 km/h.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -8. Southwest wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming southeast in the morning.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -18.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near -3.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around -14.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near -4.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -15.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -3.
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Point Forecast:
Riverton WY
 43.04°N 108.41°W (Elev. 1538 m)
9:44 am MST Feb 23, 2017
12pm MST Feb 23, 2017-6pm MST Mar 1, 2017
 
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