Heavy Mountain Snow and High Winds Shifts into the Intermountain West and Plains

A storm system will move bring heavy mountain snow and high winds to the Intermountain West and the Plains. Locally heavy rain from a nearly stalled front on the southern California coastline could cause flash flooding. A new storm will drop south along the West Coast and is expected to bring additional heavy mountain snow, especially, in California. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

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

light snow,mist

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed W 21 MPH
Barometer 29.78 in (1008.47 mb)
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 1.50 mi
Wind Chill5°F (-15°C)
Last update 02 Dec 06:35 AM MST
Extended Forecast for

Rock Springs WY

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 7am.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 27. Windy, with a west wind 23 to 28 mph decreasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph.

    Windy. Chance
    Snow then
    Sunny

    High: 27 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around -1. Wind chill values as low as -10. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: -1 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -10. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming northwest in the morning.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 24 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 9 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 34 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. West southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of snow before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Breezy, with a west wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 31 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Tuesday

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

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 7am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 27. Windy, with a west wind 23 to 28 mph decreasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around -1. Wind chill values as low as -10. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -10. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming northwest in the morning.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. West southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of snow before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Breezy, with a west wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 0.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
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Point Forecast:
Rock Springs WY
 41.6°N 109.22°W (Elev. 6325 ft)
6:13 am MST Dec 2, 2022
6am MST Dec 2, 2022-6pm MST Dec 8, 2022
 
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