Heavy Snow and High Winds in the West; Lake Effect Snow in the Great Lakes

A Pacific storm moving across the Northwest with a trailing cold front sweeping through the West will continue heavy snow over the Cascades, northern Rockies, and the Sierra into Thursday night. High winds are forecast on the High Plains Thursday into Friday. Heavy lake effect snow will continue downwind of the Great Lakes into Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

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

Mostly Cloudy

42°F

6°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed S 21 MPH
Barometer 29.72 in (1006.44 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 01 Dec 05:54 AM MST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNE Cottonwood Heights UT

Winter Storm Watch December 1, 11:00pm until December 2, 11:00am
Wind Advisory December 1, 12:00pm until December 2, 01:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
Wind Advisory
  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 44. South wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 44 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow, mainly after 11pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 22. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow likely, mainly before 8am.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a steady temperature around 24. West southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 24 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 15. East southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 15 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 38 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely before 11am, then rain and snow likely between 11am and 2pm, then rain likely after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 42 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Rain/Snow
    then Snow
    Likely

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow likely, mainly before 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 36.

    Snow Likely

    High: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 44. South wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Tonight
Snow, mainly after 11pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 22. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Friday
Snow likely, mainly before 8am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a steady temperature around 24. West southwest wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Friday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 15. East southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Southeast wind around 7 mph.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
Snow likely before 11am, then rain and snow likely between 11am and 2pm, then rain likely after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 30.
Monday
Snow likely, mainly before 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 36.
Monday Night
A slight chance of snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NNE Cottonwood Heights UT
 40.7°N 111.77°W (Elev. 6102 ft)
4:11 am MST Dec 1, 2022
6am MST Dec 1, 2022-6pm MST Dec 7, 2022
 
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