National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

Unseasonably cold temperatures spreading into central U.S.

A strong cold front will usher a much colder air mass into the central and eastern U.S. for the end of the work week. Temperatures will be 10 to 20 degrees below average in some areas. Rain and snow will be possible across the Great Lakes on Friday as the system crosses the area. Heavy snow is possible in the central Appalachians Friday night.

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current Conditions

Salt Lake and Tooele Valleys

Zone Forecast

  • Today Partly cloudy. Breezy. Highs in the lower 70s. south winds 15 to 25 mph.
  • Tonight Breezy. Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. South winds 15 to 25 mph.
  • Saturday Windy. A slight chance of showers in the morning... Hen numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms in the afternoon. Cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s. South winds 20 to 30 mph increasing to south 25 to 35 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
  • Saturday Night Cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain. Colder. Lows in the upper 30s. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph in the evening.
  • Sunday Cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain. Much cooler. Highs 45 to 50.
  • Sunday Night Cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain and snow. Lows in the mid 30s.
  • Monday Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain and snow in the morning...then partly cloudy in the afternoon. Highs near 50. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
  • Monday Night Through Wednesday Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the mid 50s.
  • Wednesday Night Partly cloudy. Lows near 40.
  • Thursday Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. =