Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Casper, Natrona County International Airport (KCPR)

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

Haze

52°F

11°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed ESE 7 MPH
Barometer 30.25 in
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 8:20 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Mountain View WY

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds.  Areas of smoke. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy, with an east wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.

    Areas Smoke
    then Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 74. East northeast wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. East wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light east northeast.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. East southeast wind 5 to 11 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Breezy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 89.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds. Areas of smoke. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy, with an east wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74. East northeast wind 8 to 11 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. East wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light east northeast.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. East southeast wind 5 to 11 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Breezy.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. Breezy.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 90.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Breezy.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 89. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Mountain View WY
 42.89°N 106.46°W (Elev. 5344 ft)
8:14 am MDT Aug 20, 2018
8am MDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm MDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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