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Heavy rain and potential flooding in the Plains

A slow-moving weather system with abundant moisture will bring heavy rainfall across portions of the Central and Southern Plains Saturday. Soils in the region are already saturated from recent rainfall, so flash flooding and river flooding are likely.
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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.

Fair

50°F

10°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed VRBL 5 MPH
Barometer 29.99 in (1012.0 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill48°F (9°C)
Last update 23 May 9:54 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

12 Miles S Green River WY

  • Today

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after noon. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain. Areas of fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce small hail and heavy rain. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Light west wind increasing to 11 to 16 mph. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. West northwest wind 5 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Memorial Day
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 64. South wind 5 to 11 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Occasional showers and thunderstorms. High near 65. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
Occasional showers and thunderstorms. Low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
Occasional showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Thursday Night
Occasional showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Friday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
12 Miles S Green River WY
 41.34°N 109.45°W (Elev. 6258 ft)
9:26 am MDT May 23, 2015
11am MDT May 23, 2015-6pm MDT May 29, 2015
 
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