Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Spring snow - wind

Strong south winds today with gusts to 60+ ahead of a strong cold front that will bring a general 3-6" (local 8-10" possible) of snow to the Wasatch and Uinta mountains above 7,000 ft. Click on the below map for model forecasted snow amounts.


Thursday, April 17, 2014

May Outlook

In May look for warmer than normal temperatures in southern Utah with near normal temperatures for northern Utah, plan on near normal precipitation for all of Utah.


Monday, March 31, 2014

Slow moving storm

A slow moving storm will bring more wet weather back to Utah starting on Monday night then continuing into Thursday in some areas. Plan on a general 4-10" of snow for most mountain areas above 8,000 ft, local 10-20" amounts over the Raft River Range. Click on the below map for model forecasted snow through 6pm Thursday.


Saturday, March 29, 2014

More snow, strong cold front

A strong cold front will move through Utah on Sunday bringing more snow to all mountain areas with rain changing to snow in the valleys, most snow ends by sunrise on Monday. Plan on a general 7-11" of snow for the northern Utah mountains above 8,000 ft with 4-7" for the southern Utah mountains, trace-2" of snow for the Wasatch front benches. Click on the below map for model forecasted snow for this storm.


Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Spring snow

Plan on mountain snow at times today through Friday morning, snow mixed in as low as the valley floor with little if any accumulation in most places. Look for a general 8-12" of snow for the northern Utah mountains above 8,000 ft with 4-10" for the central/southern Utah mountains. Click on the below image for model forecasted snow fall through 6am Friday.




Thursday, March 20, 2014

April Outlook

Plan on near normal precipitation in April for all of Utah. Look for near normal temperatures for northern Utah in April, above normal temperatures for southern Utah.


Monday, March 10, 2014

Last storm for awhile

A storm is expected to bring valley rain changing to snow to northern and central Utah on Monday night into the morning hours on Tuesday, looks to be the last storm for a week or so. Plan on a general trace-3" for the valleys/benches, 2-4" for the mountain valleys, and 4-10" for the mountains above 7,000 ft. Click on the below map for model projected snowfall for this storm.


Thursday, March 6, 2014

Small storm

Plan on some valley rain and mountain snow today for central and northern Utah with a few snow showers lingering into Friday morning over the mountains. In general look for 3-8" of snow above 8,000 ft. Click on the below map for model forecasted snow amounts.



Monday, March 3, 2014

Western US Snow Water Equivalent % of Normal


A great February for northern Utah, not looking good down south. Click on the above map for more detail.

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

First of two storms

The first of two storms (second on Friday night into Saturday morning) is expected to move into Utah tomorrow (Thursday) bringing valley rain and mountain snow, general snow level stays above 7,000 ft. Plan on 3-9" of snow for the central and northern Utah mountains above 8,000 ft. Click on the below map for WRF-GFS model forecasted snow for this storm.


Lack of valley snow cover in February!

The below picture is the Wasatch Front on February 26th.


Friday, February 21, 2014

March Outlook

Plan on above normal temperatures for most of Utah in March with above normal precipitation for the northern half of the state. For the first time sine July 2013 the monthly outlook has above normal precipitation for parts of Utah!


Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Quick moving storm

A storm will move through northern and central Utah today with quick burst of snow for a few hours in the valleys then a break with snow showers filling back in this evening. Plan on a general trace-3" of snow for the Wasatch front valleys, 2-4" mountain valleys, and 4-12" mountains above 7,000 ft. Click on the below image for model forecasted snow fall for this storm.