Tuesday, June 30, 2015

July Outlook

Plan on near normal temperatures for much of Utah with above normal precipitation for all of the state.


Sunday, May 31, 2015

May rain totals

Total precipitation between 6am on May 1st and 6am on May 31st! Click on the image for more detail.


Thursday, May 21, 2015

June Outlook

Plan on the wetter than normal weather to continue in June for most of Utah with near normal temperatures.


Friday, May 15, 2015

Repeat of last weekend! (29)

Look for valley rain and high mountain snow at times Friday through mainly dark on Sunday over most areas of Utah. Plan on a general 4-8" of snow (local 8-12") mainly above 9,000 ft focused in the central Wasatch and Uinta mountains by Sunday night. Below is the WRF model forecasted snow between 6am today and 6am Monday.



Friday, May 8, 2015

Active weather continues (28)

Plan on the active wet weather to continue at times through around dark on Sunday over many areas of Utah with high mountain snow. Look for a general 4-8" of snow (local 8-12") mainly above 9,000 ft focused in the central Wasatch and Uinta mountains by Sunday night. Below is the WRF model forecasted snow between 6am today and 6am Monday.

Thursday, April 30, 2015

May outlook

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


Friday, April 24, 2015

Valley rain and mountain snow (27)

Plan on valley rain and mountain snow to continue at times Friday into the day on Sunday. Look for a general 0.50-1.00" (local 1.00-2.00") of water for the valleys, 6-16" (local 16-22") of snow for the mountains above 8,000 ft. Click on the below image for the WRF model forecasted snow through 6am on Monday.


Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Windy!

Below is the HRRR model forecast winds for 3pm today, cold front is forecasted to be near the Salt Lake County/Utah County line at this time. Plan on general southerly winds increasing into the 20-30 g/45 mph range with local 30-40 g/65+ mph ahead of the front, similar northerly winds just behind the front then decreasing!




Monday, April 13, 2015

Strong cold front, mountain and valley snow (26)

A strong cold front is expected to push through the state on Tuesday with valley rain and mountain snow, turning to all snow on Tuesday night into Wednesday morning then clearing in most areas with linger mountain snow showers that end by dark on Wednesday. Plan on a general trace-1/2 for the northern Wasatch front valleys, 1/2-2" for the central/southern Wasatch front valleys and northern Wasatch Front benches, and 3-5" for local bench areas in Salt Lake/Tooele/Utah valleys. In the mountains plan on a general 6-10" of snow above 7,000 ft with local 11-16" in the Cottonwoods/Uinta's. Click on the below link for the WRF model forecasted snow for this storm.


Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Spring snow (25)

Plan on a general 4-7" snow above 7,000 ft with local 8-10". Below is the model forecasted snow 6am Tuesday through 6am Friday.


Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Light snow showers (24)

Plan on light snow showers over the central/southern Wasatch and Uinta mountains on Thursday, spotty light snow showers in the central/southern Wasatch Front valleys on Thursday morning. No accumulating snow is expected in the valleys, trace benches, up to 3" above 10,000 ft in the Uinta mountains. Below is the WRF model forecasted snow through 6pm Saturday.


March 2015 Climatic Summary

Click on the below link
http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/slc/climate/CLM/March2015_Climatic_Summary.pdf

Snow Water Equivalent % of Normal, worst I have ever seen for April 1st!