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Elevated fire weather conditions persist on Tuesday

The risk for wildfires is elevated on Tuesday in portions of the Northwest. The combination of warm, windy and dry conditions will cause any fire that develops to potentially spread rapidly. These conditions are expected to persist through Tuesday evening. Numerous Red Flag Warnings have been issued.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cheyenne, Cheyenne Airport (KCYS)

Lat: 41.16°NLon: 104.81°WElev: 6116ft.

A Few Clouds

24°C

76°F

Humidity 23%
Wind Speed SE 22 G 35 km/h
Barometer 30.10 in (1010.3 mb)
Dewpoint 2°C (35°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index25°C (77°F)
Last update 3 Aug 6:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Cheyenne WY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. South wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 28 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 10 to 20 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 13 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. West northwest wind around 15 km/h becoming south southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. South wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 10 to 20 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. West northwest wind around 15 km/h becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
Cheyenne WY
 41.15°N 104.78°W (Elev. 1843 m)
2:13 pm MDT Aug 3, 2015
7pm MDT Aug 3, 2015-6pm MDT Aug 10, 2015
 
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