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Heavy Rain and Flooding, and Significant Wintry Impacts for the Central U.S.

A strong frontal boundary slowing as it moves into the central U.S. will tap into deep moisture to produce heavy rain and flooding, and a significant ice storm. Rain totals up to 7 inches, with isolated higher amounts, will be possible. Significant icing up to a third of an inch may occur in the central Plains and Middle Missouri Valley. Continued cold weather with snow to low elevations out west. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

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

Fair

12°F

-11°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed WSW 8 MPH
Barometer 29.96 in
Dewpoint 1°F (-17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill0°F (-18°C)
Last update 20 Feb 5:05 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Rock Springs WY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around -10. Wind chill values as low as -20. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -10 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 15. Wind chill values as low as -20. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 15 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Wind chill values as low as -10. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -4 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 20. Wind chill values as low as -10. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 20 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. East southeast wind around 6 mph becoming south southwest in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 2 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 23 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. West wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 3 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Breezy.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 26 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

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

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 12 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around -10. Wind chill values as low as -20. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 15. Wind chill values as low as -20. Light and variable wind.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Wind chill values as low as -10. Light and variable wind.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 20. Wind chill values as low as -10. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. East southeast wind around 6 mph becoming south southwest in the evening.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. West wind 9 to 11 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Breezy.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Breezy.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 35.
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Point Forecast:
Rock Springs WY
 41.6°N 109.22°W (Elev. 6325 ft)
2:37 pm MST Feb 20, 2018
5pm MST Feb 20, 2018-6pm MST Feb 27, 2018
 
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