Wintry Weather in the Northern Tier; Fire Weather Threats in Southern California

Two Canadian systems will produce heavy snow downwind of Great Lakes Erie and Ontario, and a wintry mix in the Mississippi and Ohio Valleys. Snow, heavy in places, will spread across the Rockies and 4-Corners area through early this week. A developing system in southern California may produce high winds and critical fire weather threats, and, areas of heavy rain early this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

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

Overcast

36°F

2°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed WSW 23 MPH
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.26 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill24°F (-4°C)
Last update 17 Jan 06:35 PM MST
Extended Forecast for

12 Miles SSE Rock Springs WY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Wind chill values as low as zero. Windy, with a west wind 23 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 16 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as zero. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 22 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Blustery

    High: 24 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Wind chill values as low as -10. Blustery, with an east northeast wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Blustery

    Low: 11 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Wind chill values as low as -5. Blustery, with an east northeast wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Blustery

    High: 23 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 10. Southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 10 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 29. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 29 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 15 °F

  • Thursday

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

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 29 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Wind chill values as low as zero. Windy, with a west wind 23 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
M.L.King Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as zero. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 22 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Wind chill values as low as -10. Blustery, with an east northeast wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Wind chill values as low as -5. Blustery, with an east northeast wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 10. Southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 29. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Breezy.
Friday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Saturday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Breezy.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Breezy.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 18. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
12 Miles SSE Rock Springs WY
 41.43°N 109.14°W (Elev. 8120 ft)
3:59 pm MST Jan 17, 2021
6pm MST Jan 17, 2021-6pm MST Jan 24, 2021
 
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