Thursday, January 29, 2015

Good snow for central/southern Utah mountains

Valley rain and snow mainly above 6,500 ft will continue Thursday night over central/southern Utah, ending during the morning hours on Saturday. Plan on a general 3-10" of snow for most areas above 6,500 ft with local 10-18" for areas above 8,500 ft.



Monday, January 26, 2015

Record warmth, a little mountain snow! (15)

Look for record warm temperatures in the mountains today, a little spotty valley rain and light high mountain snow on Tuesday into Wednesday morning. Plan on 1/2-4" of snow in the central and northern Utah mountains above 8,000 ft. Below is the WRF Model forecast snow through 5am Thursday.


Thursday, January 15, 2015

February Outlook

Look for above normal temperatures over all of Utah with near normal precipitation for most areas, above normal precipitation for southeast Utah.


Sunday, January 11, 2015

Average Utah winter storm (14)

Valley rain and mountain snow is expected to move into northern Utah on Monday morning, central Utah on Monday afternoon. The valley rain is expected to change over to snow with all snow ending over most areas of Utah by Tuesday morning. Plan on a general tr-2" of snow for the Wasatch Front valleys, 2-4" benches, 3-6" mountain valleys, 6-12" mountains above 7,000 ft. See below for WRF model forecasted snow for this storm.




Friday, January 9, 2015

Small mainly Central/Southern Utah Storm (13)

Plan on light lower valley rain and mountain snow on Saturday for mainly central/southern Utah with a general 1-4" of snow for mountain areas above 7,000 ft, local trace-1" of snow for valley areas above 4,500 ft. See below for model forecasted snow for this storm.


Wednesday, December 31, 2014

January 2015 Outlook

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


Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Southern Utah Snow

Snow is expected at times over southern Utah today through early Thursday morning. Plan on a general 2-4" of snow for the valleys between 3,000-4,000 ft, 5-9" for areas between 4,000-6500 ft, 10-16" for areas above 6,500 ft. See below for the model forecasted snow for this storm.


Sunday, December 28, 2014

Downslope winds

See below map of the WRF model forecasted steady winds at 9am Tuesday. The area in red (Centerville/Farmington) could see gusts to 65+ mph.



Saturday, December 27, 2014

More snow (12)

Snow is expected to spread back into northern Utah on Sunday morning and continue at times into Tuesday. Plan on 1/2-3" of snow the northern/central Utah valleys, 3-6"+ benches, 4-8" mountain valleys, 8-15" mountains above 7,000 ft. See below for WRF model forecasted snow for this storm.

Wednesday, December 24, 2014

White Christmas (11)

Snow is expected to move into most of the state on Wednesday night and continue into Friday morning in local areas that do well in a northerly flow. Plan on a general 1-4" of snow for many western valleys of Utah between 4,000-5,000 ft and local eastern valleys, 4-6+" bench areas and western valley areas between 5,000-6,000 ft ft, 6-10" mountain valleys and areas between 6,000-7,000 ft, 8-14" southern Utah mountains above 7,000 ft, 10-20" northern Utah mountains above 7,000 ft. Click on the below map for NWS forecasted snow for the storm, the map below that for WRF Model forecasted snow for the storm.