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Cheyenne to see warm weather with midweek storms expected

Depot Plaza Feb. 3 (Stew Dyer / Cap City News)

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The National Weather Service in Cheyenne has issued a dense fog advisory for the southern Laramie Range and adjacent foothills, including the Interstate 80 Summit. The advisory will remain in effect until 9 a.m. Dense fog with visibilities as low as an eighth of a mile is expected to impact the area.

Showers and thunderstorms are expected east of the Laramie Range starting this afternoon. The storms may become strong to severe, with hail, strong winds and possibly an isolated tornado. The best chance for severe weather will be between 2 and 6 p.m.

Temps will reach the 80s today, with temperatures near 90 degrees in the Platte River Valley. The warm conditions will continue into Tuesday, with little change in daytime highs.

Wednesday and Thursday will be mainly dry and warm. Highs will range from the mid-80s to mid-90s on Wednesday. Cooler temperatures and increasing chances of showers and thunderstorms are expected for Friday and Saturday. Sunday will bring a warming trend with decreasing precipitation chances.

Detailed Forecast for Cheyenne

Today: Showers and thunderstorms are expected after noon. Some of the storms could be severe. Patchy fog is possible before 9 a.m. The high will be near 80, with a south wind at 10–15 mph. The chance of precipitation is 80%, with new rainfall amounts between a tenth and a quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight: There is a 40% chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9 p.m. The sky will be partly cloudy, with a low around 51. A west-southwest wind at 5–15 mph will shift to the north-northwest after midnight.
Tuesday: The weather will be sunny, with a high near 82. A west-northwest wind at 5–15 mph will shift to the east-southeast in the morning.
Tuesday Night: The sky will be mostly clear, with a low around 54. There will be a south wind at 5–10 mph shifting to the west after midnight.
Wednesday: The weather will be sunny, with a high near 88. There will be a west-northwest wind at 5–15 mph.
Wednesday Night: The sky will be partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday: There is a 20% chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. The weather will be sunny and hot, with a high near 90.
Thursday Night: The sky will be partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Friday: Showers are likely, and a thunderstorm is possible, after noon. The weather will be mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.
Friday Night: There is a chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. The sky will be mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Saturday: There is a chance of showers and thunderstorms. The weather will be partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night: The sky will be partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Sunday: There is a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. The weather will be sunny, with a high near 84.


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