Sunny and cold in Casper Sunday, 1/24/21 (Oil City Staff)

CASPER, Wyo. — Casper residents can expect some sunny skies and strong winds today, the National Weather Service on Riverton reports.

Southwestward winds are expected to come with gusts over 40 mph. However, the NWS in Riverton says gusts should diminish slightly in the evening to 25–30 mph.

Drivers of light, high-profile vehicles are urged to use caution on the roadways as a result of the winds.

Sunny skies are in store for today and the next several days as precipitation is not expected for the coming week.