Clear conditions and light breezes continue through Monday for western and central Wyo - Casper, WY Oil City News
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Clear conditions and light breezes continue through Monday for western and central Wyo

The view from a NASA satellite of western and central Wyoming 11/20/2020 (NWS Riverton)

Source: National Weather Service (NWS) in Riverton  

CASPER, Wyo — Sunday will be much like yesterday in the central and western Wyoming region, with clear skies, dry weather and high temperatures in the lower 40s. Mid to upper 30s are forecast highs for basin areas where cooler air collects, and mountain areas like Jackson can expect highs in upper 20s.

In the southwest including Kemmerer, Afton, and Big Piney, afternoon clouds will prevent warming much above the lower 30s

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The Wind Corridor including Casper will see breezes whipping up to around 25 mph in the afternoon, similar to Saturday.

With a cold front arriving Monday, light snow showers will begin across the far west around noon and continue through the afternoon. Winds will increase along the Wind Corridor again during the early part of the afternoon with gusts to

25 to 30 mph possible, especially around the Casper area, NWS said.

Caspers extended forecast:

Saturday:

Sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

Saturday Night:

Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

Sunday

Sunny, with a high near 45. Light and variable wind, gusts 20-25 mph.

Sunday Night

Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. South southeast wind 5 to 14 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.

Monday

Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a southwest wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.