Strong Thunderstorms Across the Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions in the Central Plains

Strong thunderstorms may impact parts of the northern Great Plains and Upper Midwest today. Heat will begin to build across the northern Plains on today before spreading east across the northern tier states on Thursday. Critical fire weather conditions are forecast on Wednesday across portions of the central Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Casper, Natrona County International Airport (KCPR)

Lat: 42.9°NLon: 106.47°WElev: 5348ft.

Fair

68°F

20°C

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed NW 10 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1012.1 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Jun 11:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Shirley Basin WY

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 5 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Breezy, with a west wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph becoming east 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 5 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Breezy, with a west wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph becoming east 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. Breezy.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Shirley Basin WY
 42.38°N 106.23°W (Elev. 7211 ft)
10:44 pm MDT Jun 28, 2022
12am MDT Jun 29, 2022-6pm MDT Jul 4, 2022
 
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