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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

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

Partly Cloudy

57°F

14°C

Humidity 8%
Wind Speed SSW 13 MPH
Barometer 29.91 in
Dewpoint -4°F (-20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Apr 4:05 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Rock Springs WY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Breezy, with an east southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain showers after 1am, mixing with snow after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Windy, with a southeast wind 11 to 16 mph becoming east northeast 21 to 26 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain and snow showers before noon, then rain showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 17 to 22 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 47 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north northwest  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Light west wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 32. West wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 63. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Breezy.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Breezy, with an east southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tonight
A chance of rain showers after 1am, mixing with snow after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Windy, with a southeast wind 11 to 16 mph becoming east northeast 21 to 26 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow showers before noon, then rain showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 17 to 22 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Light west wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32. West wind 6 to 11 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 63. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Breezy.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers between 7pm and 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
Rock Springs WY
 41.6°N 109.22°W (Elev. 6325 ft)
10:00 am MDT Apr 19, 2018
4pm MDT Apr 19, 2018-6pm MDT Apr 25, 2018
 
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