Juicy Pacific Storms; Cold and Wintry Weather Pattern in the Upper Midwest

Very wet storms will impact California and some surrounding states over the next several days. Heavy rain may cause flash flooding, and mud and debris flows on burn scars. Heavy snow will impact the western mountains, with blizzards in the California mountains. Meanwhile, a series of storms will bring snow, freezing rain, and bitter cold, especially, later this weekend, to the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

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

Overcast

8°F

-13°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed WSW 6 MPH
Barometer 30.00 in (1025.2 mb)
Dewpoint 5°F (-15°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill-2°F (-19°C)
Last update 16 Jan 12:54 am MST
Extended Forecast for

Rock Springs WY

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow likely, mainly after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 3. Wind chill values as low as -5. Southwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 3 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered snow showers, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -10. Southwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    High: 22 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Wind chill values as low as zero. West southwest wind 5 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. South southeast wind 5 to 9 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 35 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 21. South southwest wind 9 to 14 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 21 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 33 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Breezy, with a west wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 29 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Breezy.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow likely, mainly after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 3. Wind chill values as low as -5. Southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday
Scattered snow showers, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -10. Southwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Wind chill values as low as zero. West southwest wind 5 to 11 mph.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. South southeast wind 5 to 9 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 21. South southwest wind 9 to 14 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Breezy, with a west wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Breezy.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
M.L.King Day
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 30. Breezy.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Blustery.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
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Point Forecast:
Rock Springs WY
 41.6°N 109.22°W (Elev. 6325 ft)
12:58 am MST Jan 16, 2019
1am MST Jan 16, 2019-6pm MST Jan 22, 2019
 
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