WEATHER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/WEATHER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Utah Forecast: A chance of storms and still hot http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58228562-78/weather-utah-lake-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58228562-78/weather-utah-lake-salt.html.csp">Utah Forecast: A chance of storms and still hot</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-27T11:25:35.41-06:00">Updated Jul 27, 2014 11:25AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A chance of stormy weather will not do much to weaken the heat. Meteorologists expect a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms across much of the state on Sunday afternoon and into the evening. There could be isolated flash flooding in areas with dry washes, slot canyons, slick rock areas and small streams in steep terrain, according to the National Weather Service. The monsoon weather could also bring debris flows to burn scar areas. The chance for both increases on Monday, according to th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58228562@www.sltrib.com Sun, 27 Jul 2014 11:25:35 MDT Utah can expect a hot weekend http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58227148-78/sunday-utah-saturday-weather.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58227148-78/sunday-utah-saturday-weather.html.csp">Utah can expect a hot weekend</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By pamela manson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T12:10:17.13-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 12:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It’s déjà vu all over again. The Utah forecast again predicts the thermometer will climb to the 90s along the Wasatch Front on Saturday and Sunday, as it has the previous weekends in July. And, once again, a scorcher is expected in southwest Utah, including St. George and Zion National Park, with a high of about 101 on Saturday and 103 on Sunday predicted by the National Weather Service. From Provo to Salt Lake City to Ogden, Saturday’s high will be in the lower to mid 90s and Sunday’s high wil...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58227148@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 12:10:17 MDT Forecast: Hot and a chance of thunderstorms for much of Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58219649-78/weather-chance-thunderstorms-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58219649-78/weather-chance-thunderstorms-lake.html.csp">Forecast: Hot and a chance of thunderstorms for much of Utah</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jessica MIller</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-24T10:28:00.031-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 10:28AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Hot weather — and a chance of thunderstorms in some areas — is expected across Utah Thursday and throughout the weekend. The National Weather Service reported Thursday morning that rain showers and wind may blow through some Utah counties in the early morning hours of Pioneer Day, including western Millard, Juab and Utah counties, along with the South Salt Lake area. High temperatures on Thursday through the weekend is expected to hover in the mid-90s for the Salt Lake City area. The weather ser...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58219649@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:28:00 MDT Soybeans rebound from lowest prices since 2010 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58216627-79/prices-cents-rose-2010.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58216627-79/prices-cents-rose-2010.html.csp">Soybeans rebound from lowest prices since 2010</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">By The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T15:07:02.315-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 03:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Soybean futures rose Wednesday as forecasts for dry weather pulled prices up from their lows for the year. Soybeans rose 19 cents to settle at $10.77 a bushel. Other crop futures also rose. Wheat rose 6 cents to $5.31 a bushel and corn added 3 cents to $3.71 a bushel. Favorable weather conditions have pummeled prices for grains and beans in recent weeks. On Tuesday, soybean prices hit their lowest settlement price since October 2010, according to FactSet. Both wheat and corn are trading at their...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582166272014-07-23T15:07:02.315-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-23T15:07:02.315-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58216627@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:07:02 MDT Utah Pioneer Day forecast? Drive on — and crank up the AC! http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58214594-78/pioneer-utah-weather-forecast.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58214594-78/pioneer-utah-weather-forecast.html.csp">Utah Pioneer Day forecast? Drive on — and crank up the AC!</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T21:11:40.638-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 09:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Imagine that on the original 1847 Pioneer Day, Brigham Young used H.G. Wells’ Time Machine to transport himself to July 24, 2014. Sweltering in the Salt Lake Valley’s heat, he sees the climate-controlled LDS Church Office Building sparkling in the distance: “It is enough,” he cries. “This is the right place. Drive on — and Good Lord, crank up the AC!” Prophetic advice, however you look at it. The worst heat will be in Utah’s Dixie, where St. George and environs expected high temperatures Thurs...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58214594@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 21:11:40 MDT St. George makes top 5 U.S. cities for mild weather http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58206968-78/cities-having-chance-percent.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58206968-78/cities-having-chance-percent.html.csp">St. George makes top 5 U.S. cities for mild weather</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sheena McFarland</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T15:10:10.828-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 03:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Looking to escape the sometimes harsh climes of the Wasatch Front? Move to St. George. It ranked 5th best city for mild weather lovers by Wallet Hub, who looked at which cities consumers could move to in order to protect themselves for having to pay for weather-related costs. The rankings looked at 600 of the largest U.S. cities based on the year-round weather conditions in each location. Nine key metrics (including humidity, precipitation, snowfall and likelihood of poor and extreme weather) w...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58206968@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:10:10 MDT Utah forecast: Storms brewing for much of the state http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58203372-78/utah-sunday-quality-weather.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58203372-78/utah-sunday-quality-weather.html.csp">Utah forecast: Storms brewing for much of the state</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-20T10:17:40.773-06:00">Updated Jul 20, 2014 10:17AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Rain, wind and lightning may be storming across Utah throughout the day. Showers and thunderstorms, with strong gusty winds and lightning, are expected for much of Utah Sunday, particularly in the central and northern areas of the state, according to the National Weather Service in Salt Lake City. Some of these will linger into the evening in northern Utah. The smoke lingering in the valleys from other states’ wildfires will have mostly dissipated by Sunday, but the air quality still will not im...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58203372@www.sltrib.com Sun, 20 Jul 2014 10:17:40 MDT Utah’s weekend temperatures — welcome to the 90s http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58201034-78/sunday-saturday-utah-weather.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58201034-78/sunday-saturday-utah-weather.html.csp">Utah’s weekend temperatures — welcome to the 90s</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By pamela manson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T10:23:45.83-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 10:23AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The highs along the Wasatch Front should range from the low to upper 90s this weekend, with the possibility of rain Sunday, according to the National Weather Service. Also in the forecast for northern Utah on Saturday are areas of smoke from fires burning in Western states. Temperatures in Salt Lake City, Ogden and Logan are predicted to reach the mid 90s on Saturday, with the highs dropping a few degrees on Sunday. Provo should see highs in the upper 90s on Saturday and about 90 on Sunday. Par...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58201034@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 10:23:45 MDT Gardening: Tricks for summer spinach http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58174835-223/spinach-leaves-plants-zealand.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58174835-223/spinach-leaves-plants-zealand.html.csp">Gardening: Tricks for summer spinach</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LEE REICH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T18:55:33.918-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 06:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Popeye ain’t the only bloke who’s gotta have spinach. Some gardeners also crave it, freshly picked. This isn’t spinach season, though. Spinach is sensitive to cycles of night and day, and summer’s short nights induce the plants to send up flower stalks, set seed and then die, instead of growing the succulent, broad leaves they do in spring and fall. Hot weather also plays a role in inducing flower stalks. Any gardener claiming to be harvesting spinach right now either lives in the tropics, wher...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581748352014-07-15T18:55:33.918-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-15T18:55:33.918-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58174835@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 18:55:33 MDT Salt Lake City tops 100 degrees for first time in 2014 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58182311-78/utah-monday-state-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58182311-78/utah-monday-state-lake.html.csp">Salt Lake City tops 100 degrees for first time in 2014</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brett Prettyman and Bob Mims | The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-14T21:58:53.671-06:00">Updated Jul 14, 2014 09:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake City topped 100 degrees for the first time in 2014 on Monday, with the airport high of 103 nearly hitting the day’s record — one degree higher — set in 2007. And as Utah heats up, residents need to think about more than just ways to cool down — risks from wildfire, air pollution and wider use of lakes, reservoirs and rivers also increase. Hot and dry conditions combined with human error can be dangerous, and there seem to be more abandoned campfires and more people using fireworks thi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58182311@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Jul 2014 21:58:53 MDT Utah forecast: Work week begins with triple digits http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58179366-78/utah-monday-sunday-quality.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58179366-78/utah-monday-sunday-quality.html.csp">Utah forecast: Work week begins with triple digits</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-13T10:36:07.095-06:00">Updated Jul 13, 2014 10:36AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Get ready for triple digits, northern Utah. After an already hot Sunday, with a high of 98, Salt Lake City is expected to reach at least 100 degrees on Monday. Ogden can expect 101 degrees, while Provo will see 102, according to the National Weather Service. The heat is nothing new to Southern Utah, of course. St. George scorches in 109 degree-weather on Sunday, while dropping to a mere 105 degrees on Monday. The St. George area could see some showers and thunderstorms both days, according to th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58179366@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Jul 2014 10:36:07 MDT Utah forecast calls for another hot weekend http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58176888-78/utah-forecast-saturday-weather.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58176888-78/utah-forecast-saturday-weather.html.csp">Utah forecast calls for another hot weekend</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Pamela manson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-12T09:36:17.412-06:00">Updated Jul 12, 2014 09:36AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah’s forecast for the weekend is calling for highs in the 90s along the Wasatch Front. And the scorcher in southwest Utah will continue, with a high of about 103 degrees in St. George and Zion National Park on Saturday and about 107 on Sunday, according to the National Weather Service. South central Utah will be a little bit cooler but still hot: Highs should be in the mid 90s on Saturday and the upper 90s on Sunday in Kanab, the weather service says. The forecast also calls for isolated sho...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58176888@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Jul 2014 09:36:17 MDT Utah forecast: Hot and wet heading toward weekend http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58169285-78/utah-friday-weather-forecast.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58169285-78/utah-friday-weather-forecast.html.csp">Utah forecast: Hot and wet heading toward weekend</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-10T08:04:48.096-06:00">Updated Jul 10, 2014 08:04AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Heavy rainfall that put more than half of Utah under a Flash Flood Watch Thursday was expected to taper off briefly on Friday before evening showers usher in the weekend. The National Weather Service warned that slot canyons, slick rock areas, normally dry washes, higher-elevation creeks and streams and slopes recently denuded by wildfires were at risk for flash floods through 10 p.m. Thursday. The advisory covered an area stretching from the mountains just east of Provo southwest through Nephi,...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58169285@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Jul 2014 08:04:48 MDT Utah forecast: Hot days and some relief with evening rain showers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58160210-78/weather-forecast-utah-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58160210-78/weather-forecast-utah-com.html.csp">Utah forecast: Hot days and some relief with evening rain showers</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-08T08:30:02.198-06:00">Updated Jul 8, 2014 08:30AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sweating northern Utahns won’t escape the summer heat heading toward the midweek, but there will be moments of wet respite. The National Weather Service predicted scattered rain showers Wednesday morning and afternoon will cool the roasting necks of Wasatch Front denizens as they huff through near triple-digit temperatures. That forecast came in the wake of late evening thunderstorms on Tuesday, another near 100-degree day. Southern Utahns expected a similar cycle of 100-degree days with scatter...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58160210@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Jul 2014 08:30:02 MDT Corn falls as favorable summer weather continues http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58157689-79/fell-cents-percent-corn.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58157689-79/fell-cents-percent-corn.html.csp">Corn falls as favorable summer weather continues</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVE ROTHWELL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-07T14:47:02.259-06:00">Updated Jul 7, 2014 02:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The price of corn fell to its lowest in almost four years on Monday as favorable weather conditions for the crop persist in the Midwest. Corn for delivery in September fell 9 cents, or 2.2 percent, to $4.06 a bushel, its lowest price since August 2010. As recently as April 29, corn was trading at $5.22. The price of corn has slumped in the last two months as the right combination of sun, rain and moderate summer temperatures has boosted the chances of a record crop this year. U.S. cor...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581576892014-07-07T14:47:02.259-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-07T14:47:02.259-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58157689@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Jul 2014 14:47:02 MDT Hot and dry in the north, hotter and wetter in the south http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58156269-78/weather-utah-dry-forecast.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58156269-78/weather-utah-dry-forecast.html.csp">Hot and dry in the north, hotter and wetter in the south</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-07T07:24:06.418-06:00">Updated Jul 7, 2014 07:24AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Northern Utahns looked for hot, dry weather to continue through Tuesday, while evening thundershowers were forecast to offer some modest relief to sizzling southern Utah. The Wasatch Front’s daytime highs on Tuesday were to flirt with triple digits, echoing Monday’s weather. Increasingly cloudy skies were predicted, but no rainfall was expected. However, Utah’s Dixie began Monday with isolated thunderstorms and rain showers before the forecast called for highs topping 101 degrees. That monsoonal...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58156269@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Jul 2014 07:24:06 MDT Editor column: Making room for more Utah news that’s fit to print http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58146239-78/utah-news-tribune-orme.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58146239-78/utah-news-tribune-orme.html.csp">Editor column: Making room for more Utah news that’s fit to print</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By terry orme</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-06T16:01:27.915-06:00">Updated Jul 6, 2014 04:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake Tribune readers have seen some changes — in the paper and online — in recent days. Stories and commentary from The New York Times no longer appear on our print or digital pages. Our weather map in the paper has a smaller footprint, from a half-page to a quarter-page. These changes reflect financial realities of the newspaper business. In the case of The Times, that syndicate was among our most expensive, and understandably so. It is the most recognizable brand in journalism, and with ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58146239@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Jul 2014 16:01:27 MDT Flash floods, lightning in southwest Utah, hot temperatures across state http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58149314-78/utah-weather-state-heat.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58149314-78/utah-weather-state-heat.html.csp">Flash floods, lightning in southwest Utah, hot temperatures across state</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Marissa Lang</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-04T11:21:01.904-06:00">Updated Jul 4, 2014 11:21AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The skies will be raining more than fireworks this Independence Day weekend as a surge of moisture floods Utah from the south, giving rise to humidity, thunderstorms and a risk of flash flooding. As the Beehive State endures some of the year’s hottest temperatures, “monsoonal moisture” will bring on a smattering of isolated thunderstorms that the National Weather Service warned may produce dangerous lightning and strong gusty winds throughout the southern and western two-thirds of the state. The...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58149314@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Jul 2014 11:21:01 MDT Utah forecast: Hot as a firecracker through the Fourth, and dangerous http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58141750-78/utah-hot-weather-http.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58141750-78/utah-hot-weather-http.html.csp">Utah forecast: Hot as a firecracker through the Fourth, and dangerous</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T21:47:04.877-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 09:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Hot as a firecracker. That sums up both Utah’s weather and the coming Independence Day weekend — and forecasters are warning temperatures will rise to dangerous levels throughout the state. What looks to be among the year’s hottest daytime highs, if not the hottest, are expected in the days ahead and through the Fourth of July weekend. Noting there were four heat-related fatalities in Utah last year, the National Weather Service is warning residents to take extra care while celebrating outdoors...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58141750@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 21:47:04 MDT Utah forecast: Warm along the Wasatch Front, a scorcher in St. George http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58124824-78/weather-sunday-upper-forecast.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58124824-78/weather-sunday-upper-forecast.html.csp">Utah forecast: Warm along the Wasatch Front, a scorcher in St. George</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Pamela manson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-28T12:03:55.978-06:00">Updated Jun 28, 2014 12:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Get ready for a pleasant weekend along the Wasatch Front and a scorcher in St. George. The National Weather Service is predicting that temperatures in Salt Lake City will reach the mid 80s on Saturday under sunny skies and will drop to about 60 overnight. Sunday is expected to be a little warmer, with the thermometer reaching the upper 80s. The low once again will dip to about 60 degrees. Temperatures in Provo should reach the mid 80s on Saturday and the low 90s on Sunday, with lows both nights ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58124824@www.sltrib.com Sat, 28 Jun 2014 12:03:55 MDT