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

I-80 @ Silver Ck Jct (UTSVC)

Lat: 40.73205°NLon: 111.49825°WElev: 6498ft.

NA

49°F

9°C

Humidity 28%
Wind Speed SE 12 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 17°F (-8°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 08 Mar 08:50 AM MST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Alta UT

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 18 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 23 mph becoming west northwest in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 27. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 27 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 15. West northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 15 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west southwest in the morning.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    High: 24 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 15 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 29 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of snow showers before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers, mainly after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 18 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.
Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 23 mph becoming west northwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 27. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 15. West northwest wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west southwest in the morning. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow showers before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Friday
A chance of snow showers, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
Friday Night
A slight chance of snow showers before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Alta UT
 40.62°N 111.67°W (Elev. 9498 ft)
9:14 am MST Mar 8, 2021
9am MST Mar 8, 2021-6pm MDT Mar 14, 2021
 
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