We finally have a spring storm that will bring snow (valley rain with snow mixed in as low as 4,800 ft by Tuesday evening) back to the mountains of northern and central Utah on Monday and continue at times into Tuesday night. Plan on a general 3-7" of snow mostly above 7,000 ft with local 8-12". Click on the below map for WRF model forecasted snow through 6am Wednesday.
Thursday, March 19, 2015
Wednesday, March 11, 2015
A small storm is expected to spread scattered valley rain and mountain snow showers into Utah on Wednesday night, continuing through the daylight hours on Thursday with snow mixed in as low as 6,000 ft. Look for a general tr-1" of snow above 7,000 ft with local 2-4" above 10,000 ft mainly in the Uinta's. Below is the WRF model forecasted snow through 6am Saturday.
Friday, March 6, 2015
Monday, March 2, 2015
The second storm over Utah will continue today and finally pull out of the state during the evening hours, the third and final storm in the series is expected to move in before sunrise and Tuesday and continue into Tuesday evening. This third storm will bring in much colder air and a good northwest flow which is always good for most areas of the Wasatch. Plan on a general 8-15" (local 16-22") of snow for the northern/central Utah mountains above 7,000 ft, 3-8" for the mountain valleys, 2-7" for the benches, and trace-2" for the valleys. Click on the below map for WRF model forecasted snow between 5am Monday and 5am Thursday.
Sunday, March 1, 2015
Saturday, February 28, 2015
Friday, February 27, 2015
The second of the three storms moves into Utah on Friday night and is anticipated to continue through Monday night with most of the rain/snow staying in central/southern Utah, third storm on Tuesday not looking as promising as yesterday. Plan on a general 2-6" (local 7-10") for the central/southern valleys above 4,500 ft with 8-18" (local 18-24") for the mountains above 8,000 ft. In northern Utah look for tr-1" valley snow mainly for areas south of the point of the mountain, a general 4-10" for the Wasatch mountains south of I-80 and the Uinta's. Click on the map below is the WRF model forecasted snow between 5pm Friday and 5pm Monday.
Thursday, February 26, 2015
The first of three storms will move through mainly northern/central Utah today and continue into Thursday night, looks dry on Friday. A second storm is expected to move into the state on Friday night and continue through early Monday that will mainly bring wet weather to central/southern Utah. The third storm is forecasted to move into the state on Monday night and continue through Wednesday morning. WRF model forecasted snow for the first storm is below. In general plan on 0-trace in the valleys, 1/2-2" benches and mountain valleys, 2-5" for mountain areas above 7,000 ft with the first storm.
Saturday, February 21, 2015
Look for downslope winds to develop on Saturday night and continue through the day on Monday, winds peaking early on Monday morning. Plan on general 20-30 mph winds with gusts to 45 mph in the prone downslope areas, local 45 mph steady winds with gusts to 65 mph centered near Centerville/Farmington. Below map are the forecasted winds as of 1am on Monday.
Friday, February 20, 2015
Look for generally light scattered snow showers mainly over the mountains of northern Utah on Friday and Saturday, a heavier band of widespread snow is expected to set up over central/southern Utah on Saturday night and continue into the morning hours on Monday then decrease and pull out of the state on Monday afternoon. Plan on 0-2" for the northern Wasatch front valleys/benches with 1-4" (local 4-8") for the central/northern Wasatch mountains. In southern Utah plan on a general 3-6" (local 6-12") of snow for most valleys above 4,000 ft with 8-16" (local 16-24") in most mountain areas above 8,000 ft.