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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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

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

Overcast

18°F

-8°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed WSW 17 MPH
Barometer 29.91 in
Dewpoint 10°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill3°F (-16°C)
Last update 24 Feb 1:20 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Rock Springs WY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 21 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. Wind chill values as low as -15. West southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -7 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Wind chill values as low as -20. West wind 5 to 11 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 16 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5. Wind chill values as low as -15. West wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -5 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. West southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 18 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 26. West wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 26 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 24.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. Wind chill values as low as -15. West southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Wind chill values as low as -20. West wind 5 to 11 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5. Wind chill values as low as -15. West wind 6 to 9 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. West southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. West wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 24.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
Rock Springs WY
 41.6°N 109.22°W (Elev. 6325 ft)
12:28 pm MST Feb 24, 2017
1pm MST Feb 24, 2017-6pm MST Mar 2, 2017
 
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