Expanding Heat Wave; Locally Heavy Rain Shifts to Northeast

Oppressive temperatures and dangerous heat indices continue across the southern Plains and Lower Mississippi Valley, especially in Texas. The Excessive Heat expands to the Southwest, California and parts of Oregon starting Monday. Meanwhile, unsettled weather will persist over the East, as locally heavy to excessive rainfall shifts from the Mid-Atlantic to the Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

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

Partly Cloudy

82°F

28°C

Humidity 22%
Wind Speed SSW 14 MPH
Barometer 30.20 in
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 21 Jul 6:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

15 Miles SE Point Of Rocks WY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Breezy, with a southwest wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Breezy, with a southwest wind 8 to 16 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind 5 to 14 mph becoming east southeast in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Northeast wind 6 to 11 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. West wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 89. West wind 5 to 13 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. West northwest wind 7 to 13 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Breezy, with a southwest wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Sunday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Breezy, with a southwest wind 8 to 16 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind 5 to 14 mph becoming east southeast in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Northeast wind 6 to 11 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. West wind 7 to 11 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 89. West wind 5 to 13 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. West northwest wind 7 to 13 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Breezy.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Breezy.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
15 Miles SE Point Of Rocks WY
 41.49°N 108.62°W (Elev. 6699 ft)
6:29 pm MDT Jul 21, 2018
6pm MDT Jul 21, 2018-6pm MDT Jul 28, 2018
 
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