Don Day Wyoming Weather Forecast: Tuesday, August 8, 2023

It’s Tuesday, August 8, and the cool and unsettled weather continues for today, and severe weather possible in southeastern Wyoming. A warmup begins Wednesday, with temperatures returning to near normal by the end of the week. 

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Wendy Corr

August 08, 20237 min read

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It’s Tuesday, August 8, and the cool and unsettled weather continues for today, and severe weather possible in southeastern Wyoming. A warmup begins Wednesday, with temperatures returning to near normal by the end of the week. 

Central:   

Casper:    

Scattered showers and thunderstorms today, and mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Partly cloudy and breezy tonight, with a low around 52, and gusts as high as 20 mph.

Lander:   

There’s a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms this afternoon, with a high near 67. Mostly clear tonight, with a low around 48.

Shoshoni:    

Isolated showers before noon, then isolated showers and thunderstorms between noon and 4pm, with a high near 73. Mostly clear overnight, with a low around 52. 

Southwest:   

Evanston:   

A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am, otherwise partly sunny, with a high near 68. Mostly clear overnight, with a low around 42. 

Green River:   

Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3pm. Mostly cloudy and breezy, with a high near 65, and winds gusting as high as 23 mph. Mostly clear and breezy overnight, with a low around 46; winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

Cokeville:   

A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Overnight, patchy fog after 1am, otherwise, mostly clear and breezy, with a low around 41 and wind gusts as high as 21 mph.

Western Wyoming:   

Pinedale:    

A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am, and a high near 59. Overnight, mostly clear, with a low around 41.

Afton:    

Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 4pm, with a high near 64. Patchy fog after 2am, otherwise, mostly clear overnight, with a low around 43. 

La Barge:   

A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3pm, with a high near 65. Breezy, with wind gusts as high as 23 mph. Overnight, mostly clear and breezy, with a low around 40 and winds gusting as high as 21 mph.

Northwest:   

Dubois:  

A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am, and a high near 60. West northwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Overnight, mostly clear and breezy, with a low around 42, and gusts as high as 20 mph.

Jackson:   

A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am, and a high near 62. Overnight, partly cloudy, with a low around 41. 

Old Faithful in Yellowstone National Park:    

A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am; mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Patchy fog after 2am, otherwise, partly cloudy overnight, with a low around 41. 

Bighorn Basin:   

Thermopolis:   

Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4pm, with a high near 73. Overnight, mostly clear, with a low around 56. 

Cody:  

Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4pm; mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Overnight, partly cloudy, with a low around 53.

Lovell:   

Isolated showers before noon, then isolated showers and thunderstorms between noon and 5pm; otherwise partly sunny, with a high near 76. Overnight, partly cloudy, with a low around 55. 

North Central:   

Buffalo:    

Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 4pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Otherwise mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Overnight, isolated showers and thunderstorms, but partly cloudy, with a low around 54. 

Sheridan:    

A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon, otherwise mostly sunny, with a high near 79. There’s a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly clear overnight, with a low around 49. 

Story:   

Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after noon, otherwise partly sunny, with a high near 72. There’s a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, otherwise mostly clear overnight, with a low around 50. 

Northeast:   

Gillette:  

There’s a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon, otherwise mostly sunny, with a high near 76. There’s a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy overnight, with a low around 53. 

Sundance:   

A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm, otherwise mostly sunny, with a high near 72. There’s a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy overnight, with a low around 52. 

Hulett:    

A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm, otherwise mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Mostly clear overnight, with a low around 52.

Eastern Plains:   

Torrington:   

Severe weather possible this afternoon with possible hail, damaging winds, heavy rain. A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon, otherwise partly sunny, with a high near 80. There’s a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy overnight, with a low around 51. 

Lusk:    

Severe weather possible this afternoon with possible hail, damaging winds, heavy rain. A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon, otherwise partly sunny, with a high near 74. There’s a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy overnight, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 51. 

Wright:    

A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon, otherwise partly sunny, with a high near 74. There’s a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy overnight, with a low around 51.

Southeast:   

Cheyenne:   

Severe weather possible this afternoon with possible hail, damaging winds, heavy rain. A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon, otherwise partly sunny, with a high near 76. There’s a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy overnight, with a low around 50. 

Laramie:    

Severe weather possible this afternoon with possible hail, damaging winds, heavy rain. A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon, otherwise partly sunny, with a high near 73. There’s a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy overnight, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 45.

Pine Bluffs:   

Severe weather possible this afternoon with possible hail, damaging winds, heavy rain. A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon, otherwise partly sunny, with a high near 80. There’s a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, otherwise partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

South Central:   

Rawlins:   

A slight chance of showers between 7am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy and breezy, with a high near 71, and winds gusting as high as 30 mph. There’s a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy and breezy overnight, with a low around 46, and winds gusting as high as 30 mph.

Saratoga:   

A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny and breezy, with a high near 74 and winds gusting as high as 30 mph. There’s a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Mostly cloudy overnight, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 43. 

Wamsutter:   

A slight chance of showers between 9am and noon, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy and breezy, with a high near 64 and wind gusts as high as 25 mph. Mostly clear and breezy overnight, with a low around 44, and wind gusts as high as 25 mph.

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