Severe Storms Possible in the South; Southwest Critical Fire Weather Threats

Severe storms with large to very large hail, damaging winds, a couple of tornadoes, and heavy rain that could cause flash flooding may develop across the eastern South Plains to the Deep South. Dry, gusty winds in the Southwest will keep fire weather threats critical. Elevated fire weather threats also in portions of the East. Cool and snowy in the Northern Tier states and West mountains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

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

Mostly Cloudy

39°F

4°C

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed W 17 MPH
Barometer 29.86 in (1011.18 mb)
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill30°F (-1°C)
Last update 23 Apr 09:00 AM MDT
Extended Forecast for

Rock Springs WY

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 16 to 21 mph becoming west southwest 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 57 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 8 to 13 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Isolated showers after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Breezy, with a southwest wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Cloudy
    then Isolated
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Scattered rain showers before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Isolated
    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 35 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain and snow showers likely before 7am, then snow showers likely between 7am and noon, then rain showers likely after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 47. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Breezy.
    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 47 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain showers before 7pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 7pm and 8pm, then a chance of snow showers after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 16 to 21 mph becoming west southwest 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 8 to 13 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Sunday
Isolated showers after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Breezy, with a southwest wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Scattered rain showers before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Rain and snow showers likely before 7am, then snow showers likely between 7am and noon, then rain showers likely after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 47. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain showers before 7pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 7pm and 8pm, then a chance of snow showers after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31. Blustery.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Rock Springs WY
 41.58°N 109.19°W (Elev. 6598 ft)
8:04 am MDT Apr 23, 2021
9am MDT Apr 23, 2021-6pm MDT Apr 29, 2021
 
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