Rain showers to continue into Monday

Thunder and rainstorm. Photo by Ernie Over

The Easter Holiday brought rain to the Wind River Basin, Rain that will continue into Monday. The National Weather Service reported a 90 percent chance of rain for the remainder of today, decreasing to 80 percent tonight and from 20 to 50 percent on Monday. Several inches of snow are expected in the mountains. A warming trend will begin on Tuesday.

Here’s the Wind River Basin forecast:

This AfternoonPeriods of showers. High near 53. Breezy, with a north wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

TonightPeriods of showers, mainly before 1am. Low around 36. Northeast wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

MondayA 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before noon. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 55. East northeast wind around 7 mph.