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Heavy Snowfall expected over the Intermountain West and the Great Lakes

A series of storm systems will bring heavy snowfall to much of the Intermountain West through the weekend. Snow will also spread onto the northern Plains with travel difficulties possible. Heavy Lake Effect snow will continue in favored locations downwind of the Great Lakes with western New York picking up storm total amounts of 2 to 3 feet. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

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

Mostly Cloudy

15°F

-9°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed WSW 8 MPH
Barometer 30.13 in (1028.4 mb)
Dewpoint 13°F (-11°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill4°F (-16°C)
Last update 09 Dec 6:54 am MST
Extended Forecast for

Rock Springs WY

  • Today

    Today: A chance of snow before 2pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Breezy.
    Chance Snow
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of snow before 11pm, then a chance of snow showers after 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 25. Breezy, with a southwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 34. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 34 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. West southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 19 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 26 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Breezy, with a west wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 29 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Breezy.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 25. Breezy.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of snow before 2pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
A slight chance of snow before 11pm, then a chance of snow showers after 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 25. Breezy, with a southwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 34. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. West southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Breezy, with a west wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Breezy.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 25. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Breezy.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 19.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
Rock Springs WY
 41.6°N 109.22°W (Elev. 6325 ft)
6:27 am MST Dec 9, 2016
7am MST Dec 9, 2016-6pm MST Dec 15, 2016
 
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