Cold Front Sweeping Through East; Winter Storm To Affect West

A strong cold front will sweep through the East today with a variety of weather hazards, including severe storms and heavy rain near the northeastern Gulf Coast region and rain and gusty winds in the Northeast. Meanwhile, a powerhouse winter storm will affect the Western U.S. the next few days with widespread heavy mountain snow, locally heavy rain along the West Coast and gusty winds. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

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

Clear

26°F

-3°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed N 0 MPH
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.85 mb)
Dewpoint 13°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Nov 03:54 PM MST
Extended Forecast for

Rock Springs WY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Northwest wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 29 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. South southwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 8 to 13 mph becoming south 18 to 23 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 37 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Scattered snow showers after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 18 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered snow showers before 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Windy.
    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 27 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 2. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 6 to 15 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 2 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 25. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 25 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 11 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Northwest wind around 7 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. South southwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 8 to 13 mph becoming south 18 to 23 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.
Thursday Night
Scattered snow showers after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 18 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday
Scattered snow showers before 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 2. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 6 to 15 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 25. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Monday
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Breezy.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. Breezy.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Rock Springs WY
 41.58°N 109.22°W (Elev. 6316 ft)
2:58 pm MST Nov 30, 2022
4pm MST Nov 30, 2022-6pm MST Dec 6, 2022
 
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