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Today’s Rain Chance

What is coming this afternoon?
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Updated: Jul. 13, 2021 at 12:45 PM CDT
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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (Wyoming News Now) -

Hot temperatures and dry conditions have been repeatedly present in our forecast. With the consistency of these conditions, Fire Weather Warnings and Watches are back across the state. Smoke has also been drawn into the Cowboy State the past two days. The smokiness and hazy conditions have led us to have Air Quality Warnings as well. The following counties are under the Fire Weather warnings and Air Quality Warnings, as of 11AM.

Fire Weather Warning until Tuesday (Today) at 6P- Albany, Carbon

Fire Weather Warning until Tuesday (Today) at 9P- Big Horn, Fremont, Hot Springs, Lincoln, Park, Sublette, Sweetwater, Uinta

Fire Weather Warning until Tuesday (Today) at 11P- Johnson

Air Quality Warning until Tuesday (Today) at 1P- Albany, Carbon, Fremont, Gallatin, Hot Springs, Laramie, Lincoln, Park, Sublette, Sweetwater, Teton

Between the hot, dry conditions and fire smoke causing quality issues in the air, the state is...
Between the hot, dry conditions and fire smoke causing quality issues in the air, the state is covered in various warnings today.(Ashleigh Bryant)

As we move further into our day, the rain chance is going to increase. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms are present on the radar for this afternoon. This rain should hopefully lessen the effects of the warnings, clear out the air quality, and bring in cooler temperatures. The temperatures are going to drop a few degrees after this rain system makes its way through this evening. After this afternoon, rain will clear overnight and will leave clouds behind. More showers are expected tomorrow afternoon as well.

Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms are going to make a return this afternoon and into...
Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms are going to make a return this afternoon and into this evening.(Ashleigh Bryant)

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