Winter Storm in the West; Severe Weather Across the Midwest

A strong winter storm will continue to progress across the Great Basin and Rockies bringing heavy mountain snow, high winds, and near blizzard conditions that will cause dangerous travel conditions. Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain are possible late Tuesday through the night from parts of the mid-Mississippi Valley to the Ohio Valley and southern Lower Michigan. Read More >

Current conditions at

SR-224 at Meadows Drive (UT224)

Lat: 40.6757°NLon: 111.52115°WElev: 6697.0ft.

light precip

25°F

-4°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed NW 16 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 0.64 mi
Wind Chill12°F (-11°C)
Last update 27 Feb 12:20 AM MST
Extended Forecast for

Alta UT

Winter Storm Warning until February 27, 11:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until February 27, 11:00pm

    NOW until
    11:00pm Tue

    Winter Storm Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow showers before 2am, then snow after 2am. The snow could be heavy at times. Some thunder is also possible.  Areas of blowing snow. Low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -9. Windy, with a west northwest wind 22 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 7 to 11 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 7 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Areas of blowing snow before 11am. High near 11. Wind chill values as low as -13. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 24 to 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 11 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a steady temperature around 7. Wind chill values as low as -14. Blustery, with a west wind 21 to 26 mph decreasing to 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 7 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 27. Wind chill values as low as -5. West southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 19. West southwest wind around 14 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 19 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy.

    Sunny then
    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 34 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.

    Chance Snow

    High: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow showers before 2am, then snow after 2am. The snow could be heavy at times. Some thunder is also possible. Areas of blowing snow. Low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -9. Windy, with a west northwest wind 22 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 7 to 11 inches possible.
Tuesday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Areas of blowing snow before 11am. High near 11. Wind chill values as low as -13. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 24 to 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a steady temperature around 7. Wind chill values as low as -14. Blustery, with a west wind 21 to 26 mph decreasing to 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 27. Wind chill values as low as -5. West southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19. West southwest wind around 14 mph becoming south after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Friday
A chance of snow, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.
Friday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Breezy.
Saturday
Snow, mainly after 11am. The snow could be heavy at times. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Breezy.
Sunday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19.
Sunday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Monday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 17.
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Point Forecast:
Alta UT
 40.6°N 111.64°W (Elev. 9800 ft)
12:10 am MST Feb 27, 2024
1am MST Feb 27, 2024-6pm MST Mar 4, 2024
 
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