Severe Weather Threat Across the East

Scattered severe storms may produce damaging winds, hail, a few tornadoes, and isolated flash flooding from the Northeast into the Mid-Atlantic today. Severe storms are also expected to move from eastern New Mexico into the Texas Panhandle today with a threat for large hail and severe wind gusts. Record-breaking heat is expected across the south through the week. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

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

Clear

75°F

24°C

Humidity 14%
Wind Speed S 5 MPH
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.22 mb)
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 May 04:05 PM MDT
Extended Forecast for

Rock Springs WY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West southwest wind 7 to 14 mph becoming north northwest in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 4pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Breezy, with a west wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a west wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 13 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Windy, with a west wind 16 to 21 mph increasing to 28 to 33 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 63 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of rain showers before 8pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 8pm and 9pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow showers before 11am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West southwest wind 7 to 14 mph becoming north northwest in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 4pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Breezy, with a west wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a west wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 13 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Windy, with a west wind 16 to 21 mph increasing to 28 to 33 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 8pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 8pm and 9pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A slight chance of snow showers before 11am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Rock Springs WY
 41.58°N 109.22°W (Elev. 6316 ft)
2:30 pm MDT May 16, 2022
4pm MDT May 16, 2022-6pm MDT May 22, 2022
 
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