Weather forecast for Thursday evening, September 3, 2015:
Very warm and windy weather continues across Utah this afternoon, with the strongest winds over the western half of the state. This evening we will see a few showers and thunderstorms across northwest Utah, Thunderstorms will be fast-moving, with frequent lightning and very strong gusty winds. A Fire Weather Warning (Red Flag Warning) is in effect for all of western Utah through Friday night. Be very careful with any open flame, as fire danger remains very high. Overnight low temperatures will remain very warm, with lows in the 60s and 70s. More of the same tomorrow, with south winds and warm temperatures. A note to campers and hikers this weekend. Temperatures will drop 10-20 degrees Saturday afternoon through Sunday morning. Snow levels will drop to near 9,000 feet, and below freezing temperatures are likely above 7,000 feet Sunday night into early Monday. Be prepared for rapidly changing weather conditions at all elevations, but especially in the high country. Have a safe weekend!
Forecast For The Wasatch Front
This afternoon: Partly cloudy and windy, with a slight chance of a thunderstorms. Winds will be southerly 15-30mph, with gusts over 45mph possible. Highs around 90.
Tonight: Partly cloudy and windy. Lows near 70.
Friday: Partly cloudy windy and warm. Highs in the upper 80s.
Friday night: Partly cloudy and warm. Lows in the upper 60s.