Tropical Storm and Storm Surge Warnings Issued for Gulf Coast; Severe Thunderstorms Return to the Northern Plains This Weekend

Tropical Storm Cristobal will move over the central Gulf of Mexico on Saturday, and be near the northern Gulf of Mexico coast on Sunday. Warnings have been issued for life-threatening storm surge and tropical storm force winds. Heavy rain and high surf/rip currents are also expected. There is an enhanced risk for severe thunderstorms across parts of the northern Plains Saturday and Sunday. 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 Rain

14°C

57°F

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed S 23 MPH
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.87 mb)
Dewpoint 9°C (48°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 06 Jun 05:50 AM MDT
Extended Forecast for

21 Miles ENE Dutch John UT

  • Today

    Today: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  High near 12. Windy, with a south southwest wind 29 to 39 km/h increasing to 40 to 50 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 80 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.

    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 12 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. Windy, with a south southwest wind 30 to 40 km/h becoming west 14 to 24 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Windy then
    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 3 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered showers before noon, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between noon and 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 21 to 26 km/h becoming south southwest 34 to 39 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Breezy.
    Scattered
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 11 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Scattered rain showers before 8pm, then scattered rain and snow showers between 8pm and 9pm, then scattered snow showers after 9pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 21 to 29 km/h, with gusts as high as 48 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.

    Blustery.
    Scattered
    Rain/Snow
    then Isolated
    Snow Showers

    Low: -2 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 5. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 16 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 5 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -2. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 24 to 29 km/h decreasing to 18 to 23 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery

    Low: -2 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 9. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 9 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 1.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 14.

    Sunny

    High: 14 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. High near 12. Windy, with a south southwest wind 29 to 39 km/h increasing to 40 to 50 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 80 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. Windy, with a south southwest wind 30 to 40 km/h becoming west 14 to 24 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Scattered showers before noon, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between noon and 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 21 to 26 km/h becoming south southwest 34 to 39 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Sunday Night
Scattered rain showers before 8pm, then scattered rain and snow showers between 8pm and 9pm, then scattered snow showers after 9pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 21 to 29 km/h, with gusts as high as 48 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 5. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 16 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -2. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 24 to 29 km/h decreasing to 18 to 23 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 9. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 14.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 5.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 19.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 21. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
21 Miles ENE Dutch John UT
 41.02°N 109.02°W (Elev. 2731 m)
6:01 am MDT Jun 6, 2020
6am MDT Jun 6, 2020-6pm MDT Jun 12, 2020
 
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