Chilly Eastern Half of U.S.; Fire Weather Concerns in Four Corners

A large, cold dome of high pressure will settle-in across the Eastern half of the country and chilly conditions with below normal temperatures are likely. In fact, a number of record low temperatures are possible Thursday morning and widespread freeze warnings are currently in effect. Meanwhile, elevated to critical fire weather conditions are expected to persist across the Four Corners region. 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

25°F

-4°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed N 0 MPH
Barometer 29.8 in (1009.14 mb)
Dewpoint 17°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Apr 05:54 AM MDT
Extended Forecast for

Rock Springs WY

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a light west northwest wind becoming west 11 to 16 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy, with a southwest wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 11am, then a slight chance of rain showers between 11am and noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a west wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southwest 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.

    Breezy.
    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 16 to 21 mph decreasing to 8 to 13 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Windy, with a southwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 44 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Breezy.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a light west northwest wind becoming west 11 to 16 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy, with a southwest wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 11am, then a slight chance of rain showers between 11am and noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a west wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southwest 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 16 to 21 mph decreasing to 8 to 13 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Windy, with a southwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 44 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Breezy.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 10pm and 2am, then a chance of snow showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Blustery.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Rock Springs WY
 41.58°N 109.19°W (Elev. 6598 ft)
4:47 am MDT Apr 22, 2021
6am MDT Apr 22, 2021-6pm MDT Apr 28, 2021
 
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