Salt Lake Mountain Weather

Sunday, April 15, 2018 - 6:41am
Forecaster: Trent

Clouds and southerly winds will begin to increase today ahead of a cold front slated for Monday afternoon. Mountain temperatures are expected to rise into the 40's & 50's at mid elevations. Winds will be from the west/southwest and are expected to increase into the 15-25 mph range gusting into 30's & 40's along the exposed ridges. 


Extended Outlook:

Late tonight through Monday afternoon the southerly winds will continue to increase, averaging 25-35 mph gusting into 70's. It's likely we will see another dirt layer in the mountains as the southerly winds bring in dust from the desert. Late Monday, the cold front arrives , winds switch back to the north and temperatures drop. By Tuesday morning we could see 5-10" of new snow.