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Strong to severe thunderstorms with heavy rain to continue across the central and southern Plains

Periods of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue across a wide area of the central to southern Plains through Friday. Locally heavy rain can be expected over saturated ground, with areas of flooding and flash flooding. A few of the storms will also produce hail and strong gusty winds, with an isolated tornado or two possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

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

Overcast

42°F

6°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed E 5 MPH
Barometer 30.28 in (1022.6 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 29 May 5:54 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Rock Springs WY

  • Today

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. East northeast wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. Southwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. South southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. West southwest wind 6 to 15 mph becoming south southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Rock Springs WY
 41.6°N 109.22°W (Elev. 6324 ft)
4:26 am MDT May 29, 2015
7am MDT May 29, 2015-6pm MDT Jun 4, 2015
 
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