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.

Fair

20°F

-7°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed WSW 15 MPH
Barometer 30.06 in (1022.9 mb)
Dewpoint 13°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill6°F (-14°C)
Last update 11 Dec 9:54 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Rock Springs WY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of snow after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. South southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 14 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Patchy blowing snow after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. Windy, with a southwest wind 9 to 14 mph becoming west 21 to 31 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 46 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Patchy blowing snow before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. Wind chill values as low as -10. Blustery, with a west wind 18 to 23 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Blustery
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 6 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values as low as -10. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 25 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. West southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 31. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 31 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 34.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of snow after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. South southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Patchy blowing snow after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. Windy, with a southwest wind 9 to 14 mph becoming west 21 to 31 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 46 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Patchy blowing snow before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. Wind chill values as low as -10. Blustery, with a west wind 18 to 23 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values as low as -10. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. West southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 31. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 34.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
Rock Springs WY
 41.58°N 109.22°W (Elev. 6316 ft)
5:30 pm MST Dec 11, 2018
10pm MST Dec 11, 2018-6pm MST Dec 18, 2018
 
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