Weather Update: Smoke and thundershowers on tap for weekend
The National Weather Service in Riverton says that there is a good chance most of Fremont County will see thundershowers this weekend.
Saturday appears to be the best precipitation chance for Dubois, Riverton, and Lander. Friday will be the warmest day of the weekend.
Areas of haze are expected to continue thanks to wildfires west of Wyoming.
NWS also issued a hazardous weather outlook for the weekend:
This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for Western and Central Wyoming. .DAY ONE...Today and Tonight. Isolated to widely scattered late day and night time thunderstorms; mainly in western Wyoming. .DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday. Saturday...Isolated to scattered mainly afternoon showers and thunderstorms. Sunday...Isolated afternoon thunderstorms East of the Divide. Monday through Wednesday...Isolated to locally scattered thunderstorms. .SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT... Spotters are urged to report winds past 45 mph and hail. Thank you.