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Coastal storm will bring wind, rain, and wintry precipitation to the East Coast and New England this week

A strengthening storm system will move from the Southeast U.S. to off the Mid-Atlantic Coast by Monday evening. This storm will bring soaking rains and strong winds to much of the Eastern Seaboard through Tuesday. Interior sections of the Northeast could receive significant snow. Also, the prolonged period of strong onshore winds will result in coastal flooding for the Mid-Atlantic & New England. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

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

Fair

32°F

0°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed S 9 MPH
Barometer 29.47 in
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill24°F (-4°C)
Last update 23 Jan 12:20 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Rock Springs WY

Winter Weather Advisory until January 24, 05:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until January 24, 05:00pm

    NOW until
    5:00pm Tue

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow.  High near 30. South southwest wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow.  Low around 9. Wind chill values as low as zero. South southwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: 9 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow.  High near 23. Wind chill values as low as -5. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 23 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. Wind chill values as low as -15. South southeast wind 7 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -3 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Breezy, with a west wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Partly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 16 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -4. West wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -4 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 15. West wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 15 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Patchy fog.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around -2.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: -2 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow. High near 30. South southwest wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow. Low around 9. Wind chill values as low as zero. South southwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tuesday
Snow. High near 23. Wind chill values as low as -5. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. Wind chill values as low as -15. South southeast wind 7 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Breezy, with a west wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -4. West wind 7 to 11 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 15. West wind 7 to 9 mph.
Thursday Night
Patchy fog. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around -2.
Friday
Areas of fog. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 17.
Friday Night
Patchy fog. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Saturday
Areas of fog. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
Saturday Night
Patchy fog. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Sunday
Areas of fog. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 25.
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Point Forecast:
Rock Springs WY
 41.6°N 109.22°W (Elev. 6325 ft)
11:28 am MST Jan 23, 2017
1pm MST Jan 23, 2017-6pm MST Jan 29, 2017
 
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