Unsettled Week for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Plains

An unsettled week is likely for the Western U.S. as a big storm system off the West Coast shifts into the Southwest and Four Corners region. Expect cooler temperatures, locally heavy rain showers for California coastal areas and widespread heavy mountain snow with lowering snow levels. Meanwhile, several days of critical fire weather concerns are expected for the southern High Plains this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salt Lake City, Salt Lake City International Airport (KSLC)

Lat: 40.77069°NLon: 111.96503°WElev: 4226ft.

Clear

59°F

15°C

Humidity 21%
Wind Speed S 13 MPH
Barometer 29.9 in (1012.53 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 08 Mar 09:05 AM MST
Extended Forecast for

Draper UT

  • Today

    Today: Areas of blowing dust after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 21 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Areas
    Blowing Dust

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain showers after 8pm, mixing with snow after 2am.  Areas of blowing dust before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 17 to 22 mph becoming northwest 11 to 16 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of snow showers before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 52. North northwest wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 52 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 49. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming south in the morning.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    High: 49 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 48. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 48 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of snow showers before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow showers after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Areas of blowing dust after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 21 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.
Tonight
A chance of rain showers after 8pm, mixing with snow after 2am. Areas of blowing dust before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 17 to 22 mph becoming northwest 11 to 16 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow showers before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 52. North northwest wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 49. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming south in the morning. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 48. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of snow showers before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Friday
A slight chance of snow showers after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 53.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
Draper UT
 40.51°N 111.86°W (Elev. 4577 ft)
9:14 am MST Mar 8, 2021
9am MST Mar 8, 2021-6pm MDT Mar 14, 2021
 
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