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Severe weather possible for parts of eastern, north-central and southwestern U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon across a large portion of the eastern U.S. from the Mid-Atlantic & Ohio Valley into the Deep South. Severe thunderstorms are also possible across parts of the northern Plains & southern Ariz. Damaging wind gusts & large hail will be the main threats with severe thunderstorms that develop in these areas.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Riverton, Riverton Regional Airport (KRIW)

Lat: 43.06194°NLon: 108.44639°WElev: 5525ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 30.14 in (1012.4 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 30 Jun 10:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Riverton WY

  • This
    Afternoon

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 93 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. North northwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. North wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 89. East northeast wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. North wind 6 to 9 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 86. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the morning.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 90. North wind around 7 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Independence Day
Sunny, with a high near 93.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
Riverton WY
 43.04°N 108.41°W (Elev. 5046 ft)
9:27 am MDT Jun 30, 2015
12pm MDT Jun 30, 2015-6pm MDT Jul 6, 2015
 
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