Severe Weather Threat and Extreme Temperatures Impacting Portions of the Southern U.S

Strong to severe thunderstorms are expected to develop from central Texas into the Ohio Valley and Great Lakes Wednesday. Areas who will see the greatest chances for damaging hail and winds will be from north Texas to the Ozarks. Parts of south Texas and Florida will experience dangerous to extreme heat over the next several days. Dangerous heat stress may continue into early next week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.59417°NLon: 109.06528°WElev: 6759.0ft.

Partly Cloudy

55°F

13°C

Humidity 24%
Wind Speed W 11 MPH
Barometer 29.9 in (1012.53 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 May 01:35 PM MDT
Extended Forecast for

Rock Springs WY

  • This Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Windy, with a west southwest wind 18 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    High: 64 °F

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Windy

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers between 3am and 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 19 to 24 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Low: 37 °F

    Breezy.
    Partly Cloudy
    then Isolated
    Showers

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Windy, with a west wind 18 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    High: 51 °F

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

  • Thursday Night

    Thursday Night: Widespread frost after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 30. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming east 6 to 11 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.

    Low: 30 °F

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Frost

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. West southwest wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    High: 62 °F

    Mostly Sunny

  • Friday Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. South southwest wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Low: 42 °F

    Slight Chance
    Showers

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Breezy, with a west wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    High: 60 °F

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

  • Saturday Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Breezy.

    Low: 38 °F

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Breezy.

    High: 61 °F

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Windy, with a west southwest wind 18 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Tonight
Isolated showers between 3am and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 19 to 24 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Windy, with a west wind 18 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Thursday Night
Widespread frost after 3am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 30. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming east 6 to 11 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. West southwest wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. South southwest wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Breezy, with a west wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Breezy.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Breezy.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
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ABOUT THIS FORECAST

 
Point Forecast:
Rock Springs WY
 41.58°N 109.22°W (Elev. 6316 ft)
1:00 pm MDT May 22, 2024
1pm MDT May 22, 2024-6pm MDT May 28, 2024
 
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