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

57°F

14°C

Humidity 24%
Wind Speed S 11 MPH
Barometer 29.9 in (1012.53 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 08 Mar 08:30 AM MST
Extended Forecast for

South Salt Lake UT

  • Today

    Today: Areas of blowing dust after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Areas
    Blowing Dust
    and Breezy

    High: 69 °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 36. South southwest wind 9 to 18 mph becoming northwest in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of snow showers before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 48. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 48 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light northwest  in the evening.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 46. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest around 6 mph in the morning.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    High: 46 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 47. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 47 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Areas of blowing dust after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 34 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 36. South southwest wind 9 to 18 mph becoming northwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%. 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 48. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light northwest in the evening. 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 46. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest around 6 mph 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 31.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 47. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
South Salt Lake UT
 40.71°N 111.89°W (Elev. 4249 ft)
8:14 am MST Mar 8, 2021
9am MST Mar 8, 2021-6pm MDT Mar 14, 2021
 
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