A Winter Storm is expected to hit Colorado and Utah hard tonight through early Saturday Morning. Expect a powder-filled weekend.
10-20″ of Snow forecasted to fall in Western Utah Tonight – Saturday morning.
Snow levels are expected to start around 8500ft tonight and drop below 6000ft as the storm progresses.
Additional Storm Information:
Colorado: 8-12+” of Snow Tonight-Saturday Morning
* SNOW ACCUMULATION...8 to 12 inches with locally greater amounts up to 18 inches possible over the higher terrain. - NOAA Grand Junction, CO
Utah: 10-20″ of Snow This Afternoon – Saturday Morning
* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...10 to 20 inches. - NOAA Salt Lake City, UT
Western Utah Winter Storm Warning:
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT 420 AM MDT Thu Mar 30 2017 Central Mountains-Southern Mountains- Including the cities of Cove Fort, Koosharem, Fish Lake, Loa, Panguitch, and Bryce Canyon ...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 AM MDT SATURDAY... * AFFECTED AREA...Central and southern Utah Mountains. * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...10 to 20 inches. * TIMING...Snow will develop this afternoon, then become widespread and locally heavy this evening. Periods of snow, heavy at times, will continue Friday into Friday night before diminishing Saturday morning. * SNOW LEVELS...Near 8500 feet early this evening, falling below 6000 feet by late evening. * IMPACTS...Winter driving conditions can be expected across all routes through the central and southern mountains during this period including I-70 and the higher passes of I-15 across central and southern Utah.