Saturday, April 30, 2016

Strong downslope winds!

Look for gusts to 70+mph tonight into the morning hours on Sunday in the red areas!


Friday, April 29, 2016

Fourth and last storm in the series (45)

The fourth and last storm in the series moves into Utah on Friday night and continues into the day on Monday. Plan on a general 2-4" (local 5-7") of snow for most Utah mountain areas above 8,000 ft. Click on the below map for the WRF model forecasted snow between 6pm Friday and 6pm Monday.


Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Third storm in the series (44)

The next storm is a series moves back into Utah on Wednesday afternoon and continues into the day on Friday with more valley rain and mountain snow. Plan on a general 2-5" (local 6-12"+) for most Utah mountain areas above 8,000 ft. Click on the below map for the WRF model forecasted snow amounts through 6am Saturday.


Sunday, April 24, 2016

Second storm in the series (43)

The second spring storm in the series is expected to move into Utah on Monday morning with more valley rain and mountain snow, valley rain and mountain snow pulls out of eastern Utah on Tuesday night. Plan on a general 2-6" (local 7-11"+) snow for most Utah mountain areas above 8,000 ft. Click on the below map for the WRF model forecasted snow through 6am Wednesday.


Friday, April 22, 2016

First in a series of spring storms (42)

Look for the first in a series of springs storms to move into northern Utah on Saturday morning with valley rain and mountain snow, most rain/snow looks to end by sunrise on Sunday. Plan on a general 3-8" (local 9-15") of snow for most northern Utah mountains above 8,000 ft. Click on the below map for the WRF model forecasted snow through 6am Sunday.


Thursday, April 21, 2016

May Outlook

Plan on near normal temperatures and above normal precipitation for Utah in May.


Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Long duration spring storm (41)

Look for a slow moving trough of low pressure to move into Utah today with mostly valley rain and mountain snow, rain/snow continues in the eastern areas of Utah through Monday. Plan on most accumulating snow to stay above 6,000 feet with a general 5-9" for most Utah mountain areas above 8,000 ft, local 10-20"+ of snow. Click on the below map for the WRF model forecasted snow through 6pm Saturday with more to fall after that.


Sunday, March 27, 2016

Slow moving storm (40)

A slow moving storm is forecasted to push into northern Utah early on Monday morning, moves into southeast Utah on Tuesday morning. This slow moving storm is expected to be a long duration event lingering over the state through Thursday before finally pulling out. Plan on a general 8-16" (local 17-24") of snow for the northern Utah mountains above 7,000 ft, less the further south and east you go. Look for local valley/bench accumulations in the 1-4" range mainly from the Salt Lake Valley and points north and west including the desert valleys. Click on the below map for the WRF model forecasted snow between 6pm Sunday and 6pm Wednesday.


Thursday, March 24, 2016

Two small storms (39)

Two small storms are expected to move through mainly northern Utah on Thursday night and again on Friday night. Plan on a few spotty valley rain showers on Thursday night with scattered valley rain  showers mixing with snow on Friday night. Total snow for the mountains from both storms is expected to be in the 1-3" (local 4-5") range for most northern Utah mountains above 7,000 ft. Click on the below map for the WRF model forecasted snow between 6pm Thursday and 6pm Saturday.


Monday, March 21, 2016

Another storm for the north, dry south (38)

Look for valley rain and mountain snow to move into northern Utah on Monday night, cold front pushes through northern Utah early on Tuesday morning with valley rain mixing with and changing to snow at the tail end of the front with little if any valley accumulation. Plan on continued snow showers at times mainly over the mountains during the daylight hours on Tuesday, snow filling into the valleys south and east of the Great Salt Lake on Tuesday night. Plan on a general 4-8" (local 9-14") for most northern Utah mountains above 8,000 ft, local 1/2-2" valleys/benches on Tuesday night south and east of the Great Salt Lake. Below is the WRF model forecasted snow between 6pm Monday and 6pm Wednesday.




Friday, March 18, 2016

April Outlook

Plan on above normal temperatures and above normal precipitation for all of Utah in April.


Sunday, March 13, 2016

Nice storm for the north, dry south (37)

Look for valley rain and mountain snow to move into northern Utah on Sunday, cold front moves through on Monday morning with valley rain changing to snow at the tail end of the front. Most of the valley rain/snow ends on Monday behind the cold front but off and on lighter snow showers are expected to continue at times over the mountains and south and east of the Great Salt Lake through Tuesday night. Plan on a general 8-14" (local 15-20") for most northern Utah mountains above 8,000 ft, 1/2-7" for areas between 5,000 and 8,000 ft, 0-1/2" (local 1-3" south and east of the Great Salt Lake) below 5,000 ft. Click on the below map for the WRF model forecasted snow between 6am Sunday and 6am Wednesday.





Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Small storm (36)

Look for a small storm to bring valley rain and mountain snow to northern Utah tonight into the morning hours on Wednesday. Plan on a general 2-6" of snow for areas above 7,000 ft in northern Utah. Click on the below map for the WRF model forecasted snow between 5pm Tuesday and 5pm Wednesday.