Heavy Rainfall and Severe Thunderstorms Possible Across the Central U.S.; Hurricane Lane Continues Westward Across the Central Pacific

An area of low pressure moving across the Central U.S. will continue to bring heavy rainfall and flash flooding across parts of that region, along with the threat for severe thunderstorms through this evening. Meanwhile, swells from Hurricane Lane are reaching parts of Hawaii today, with some additional impacts possible later this week, depending on the storm's track. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Vernal Airport (KVEL)

Lat: 40.44295°NLon: 109.51273°WElev: 5262ft.

A Few Clouds

82°F

28°C

Humidity 25%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 30.05 in
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 20 Aug 6:05 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Vernal UT

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then a slight chance of showers.  Widespread smoke, mainly before midnight. Increasing clouds, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Widespread smoke, mainly after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy smoke before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. East southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 84.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 86.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then a slight chance of showers. Widespread smoke, mainly before midnight. Increasing clouds, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Widespread smoke, mainly after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy smoke before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. East southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Vernal UT
 40.45°N 109.53°W (Elev. 5400 ft)
5:33 pm MDT Aug 20, 2018
6pm MDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm MDT Aug 27, 2018
 
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