Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Riverton, Riverton Regional Airport (KRIW)

Lat: 43.06194°NLon: 108.44639°WElev: 5525ft.

Fair

17°C

63°F

Humidity 29%
Wind Speed VRBL 3 MPH
Barometer 29.96 in (1010.9 mb)
Dewpoint -1°C (30°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 26 May 1:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Riverton WY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 19. North wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 19 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Breezy, with a north wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming north 19 to 24 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 19. Breezy, with a light and variable wind becoming southwest 27 to 32 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 19 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Breezy, with a southwest wind 22 to 32 km/h becoming east northeast 8 to 13 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 6 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. West southwest wind 6 to 11 km/h becoming light.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 21 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 5. West southwest wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming northwest in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 5 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. West northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 21 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °C

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 21 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 19. North wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Breezy, with a north wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming north 19 to 24 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.
Friday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 19. Breezy, with a light and variable wind becoming southwest 27 to 32 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Breezy, with a southwest wind 22 to 32 km/h becoming east northeast 8 to 13 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. West southwest wind 6 to 11 km/h becoming light.
Saturday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 5. West southwest wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming northwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. West northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Memorial Day
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 18.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
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Point Forecast:
Riverton WY
 43.04°N 108.41°W (Elev. 1538 m)
1:43 pm MDT May 26, 2016
2pm MDT May 26, 2016-6pm MDT Jun 1, 2016
 
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