Severe Thunderstorms in the Central U.S. Today; Dangerous Heatwave Coming to the West

Isolated to scattered severe thunderstorms will be possible today and Thursday across parts of the central Plains into the Upper Midwest and mid Mississippi Valley. Damaging winds, large hail and flooding should be the main threats. A record-breaking and dangerous heatwave is coming to the West. Dozens of daily high temperature records could be broken starting this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Casper, Natrona County International Airport (KCPR)

Lat: 42.8975°NLon: 106.47306°WElev: 5348ft.

Clear

89°F

32°C

Humidity 10%
Wind Speed SW 11 MPH
Barometer 29.92 in (1013.21 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 23 Jun 03:53 PM MDT
Extended Forecast for

Casper WY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Cloudy, with a high near 93. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Breezy, with a west wind 11 to 16 mph becoming north northwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered showers before noon, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between noon and 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South southwest wind 7 to 13 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and midnight, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. East southeast wind 8 to 14 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  High near 70. North northeast wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. North northeast wind 5 to 11 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. West northwest wind 5 to 13 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Cloudy, with a high near 93. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Breezy, with a west wind 11 to 16 mph becoming north northwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.
Thursday
Scattered showers before noon, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between noon and 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South southwest wind 7 to 13 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and midnight, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. East southeast wind 8 to 14 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 70. North northeast wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. North northeast wind 5 to 11 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. West northwest wind 5 to 13 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
Casper WY
 42.85°N 106.31°W (Elev. 5151 ft)
3:44 pm MDT Jun 23, 2021
4pm MDT Jun 23, 2021-6pm MDT Jun 29, 2021
 
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