Unsettled Week for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Plains

An unsettled week is likely for the Western U.S. as a big storm system off the West Coast shifts into the Southwest and Four Corners region. Expect cooler temperatures, locally heavy rain showers for California coastal areas and widespread heavy mountain snow with lowering snow levels. Meanwhile, several days of critical fire weather concerns are expected for the southern High Plains this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Casper, Natrona County International Airport (KCPR)

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

Mostly Clear

63°F

17°C

Humidity 17%
Wind Speed SW 24 MPH
Barometer 29.84 in (1010.5 mb)
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 08 Mar 02:53 PM MST
Extended Forecast for

Mills WY

Winter Storm Watch March 9, 08:00pm until March 10, 05:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 39. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Breezy. Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 52 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain showers likely before 8pm, then rain and snow showers between 8pm and 11pm, then snow showers after 11pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 29. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Heavy
    Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow showers likely, mainly before 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Northeast wind 10 to 14 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 36 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow showers before 2pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 39. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tuesday Night
Rain showers likely before 8pm, then rain and snow showers between 8pm and 11pm, then snow showers after 11pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 29. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Wednesday
Snow showers likely, mainly before 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Northeast wind 10 to 14 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Friday
A slight chance of snow showers before 2pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Mills WY
 42.85°N 106.4°W (Elev. 5243 ft)
2:08 pm MST Mar 8, 2021
3pm MST Mar 8, 2021-6pm MDT Mar 14, 2021
 
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