Quantcast
Get breaking news alerts via email

Click here to manage your alerts

Utah weekend forecast: Mixed bag of heat, smoke and thunder
Air quality » Wildfire haze means ‘Yellows’ for Wasatch Front.
First Published Aug 25 2012 07:10 am • Last Updated Aug 25 2012 07:26 am

While mostly warm and dry, Utah’s weekend forecast was a mixed bag with isolated thunderstorms and increasingly smoky skies forecast through Monday.

The National Weather Service predicted high temperatures ranging into the mid-90s for northern Utah with intermittent storm clouds and the chance for showers — the same pattern forecast for southern Utah, except that highs were expected to creep into the upper-90s.

Join the Discussion
Post a Comment

Smoke continuing the drift into Utah from neighboring states’ wildfires led the Utah Division of Environmental Quality to put Salt Lake, Davis, Box Elder and Weber counties in the "Yellow," or compromised air quality zone beginning Sunday; Cache, Tooele, Utah, Uintah and Washington counties remained in the "Green," or healthy air quality zone.

Salt Lake City’s extended weekend high temperature predictions ranged from Saturday’s 91 to a 95-degree forecast for Sunday and 93 on Monday; Ogden looked for 88, 91 and 90 degrees, respectively; Provo 91, 92 and 92; Logan 89, 90 and 90; Wendover 90, 92 and 93; Duchesne 84, 84 and 83; Cedar City 88, 84 and 86; St. George 98, 96 and 97; and Moab 91, 93 and 92 degrees.

remims@sltrib.com




Copyright 2014 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Top Reader Comments Read All Comments Post a Comment
Click here to read all comments   Click here to post a comment


About Reader Comments


Reader comments on sltrib.com are the opinions of the writer, not The Salt Lake Tribune. We will delete comments containing obscenities, personal attacks and inappropriate or offensive remarks. Flagrant or repeat violators will be banned. If you see an objectionable comment, please alert us by clicking the arrow on the upper right side of the comment and selecting "Flag comment as inappropriate". If you've recently registered with Disqus or aren't seeing your comments immediately, you may need to verify your email address. To do so, visit disqus.com/account.
See more about comments here.
Staying Connected
Videos
Jobs
Contests and Promotions
  • Search Obituaries
  • Place an Obituary

  • Search Cars
  • Search Homes
  • Search Jobs
  • Search Marketplace
  • Search Legal Notices

  • Other Services
  • Advertise With Us
  • Subscribe to the Newspaper
  • Access your e-Edition
  • Frequently Asked Questions
  • Contact a newsroom staff member
  • Access the Trib Archives
  • Privacy Policy
  • Missing your paper? Need to place your paper on vacation hold? For this and any other subscription related needs, click here or call 801.204.6100.