Wet Pattern Continues From the Northwest To Rockies; Major Storm System To Develop On Thursday Across Southern Plains

A vigorous system will slide from the Northwest to the Rockies on Wednesday to keep intact the wet pattern across the extended region. Heavy to excessive rain, intense mountain snow and high winds are possible before the next system arrives on Friday. The same system will evolve into a major storm on Thursday across the southern Plains for a widespread rain event for the South and East. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

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

Overcast

18°F

-8°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed WNW 5 MPH
Barometer 29.85 in
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill11°F (-12°C)
Last update 12 Dec 7:20 am MST
Extended Forecast for

15 Miles SE Point Of Rocks WY

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Patchy blowing snow after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Very windy, with a west northwest wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 26 to 36 mph. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.  Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy blowing snow before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -10. Blustery, with a west wind 14 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Blustery

    Low: 8 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Patchy blowing snow between 11am and noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Wind chill values as low as -10. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Breezy.
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 26 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 9. Wind chill values as low as zero. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 9 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 33. South wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. South wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 38.

    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of snow. Patchy blowing snow after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Very windy, with a west northwest wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 26 to 36 mph. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph. Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Tonight
Patchy blowing snow before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -10. Blustery, with a west wind 14 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.
Thursday
Patchy blowing snow between 11am and noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Wind chill values as low as -10. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 9. Wind chill values as low as zero. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 33. South wind 7 to 9 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. South wind around 9 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 38.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
15 Miles SE Point Of Rocks WY
 41.49°N 108.62°W (Elev. 6699 ft)
7:00 am MST Dec 12, 2018
7am MST Dec 12, 2018-6pm MST Dec 18, 2018
 
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