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 >

Current conditions at

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

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

Fair

30°C

86°F

Humidity 18%
Wind Speed S 22 G 31 MPH
Barometer 29.95 in
Dewpoint 3°C (38°F)
Visibility 14 km
Heat Index28°C (83°F)
Last update 20 Aug 12:20 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles E West Valley UT

Red Flag Warning until August 20, 10:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  •  
    Red Flag Warning until August 20, 10:00pm

    NOW until
    10:00pm Mon

    Red Flag Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  Widespread smoke. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. South wind 27 to 29 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 34 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  Widespread smoke. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. South southeast wind 29 to 34 km/h decreasing to 16 to 21 km/h after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Smoke

    Low: 18 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Widespread smoke before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. South southeast wind 11 to 16 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Smoke then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 30 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. South southeast wind 16 to 24 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 30. South southeast wind 14 to 24 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 30 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 31 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 17.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. Widespread smoke. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. South wind 27 to 29 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. Widespread smoke. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. South southeast wind 29 to 34 km/h decreasing to 16 to 21 km/h after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Widespread smoke before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. South southeast wind 11 to 16 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. South southeast wind 16 to 24 km/h.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. South southeast wind 14 to 24 km/h.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 33.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 32.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles E West Valley UT
 40.7°N 111.98°W (Elev. 1298 m)
12:12 pm MDT Aug 20, 2018
12pm MDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm MDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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