Quantcast
Get breaking news alerts via email

Click here to manage your alerts
Hot days, full of pollen, ahead for Utah
Weather » Experts also warn people to mind spring runoff with increasing temperatures.
First Published May 11 2013 09:22 am • Last Updated May 11 2013 10:47 am

Utahns across much of the state can expect the warmest temperatures of the year on Sunday and Monday.

Cities along the Wasatch Front were expected to hit about 90 degrees by Monday, which at least in Salt Lake City would be a degree shy of the record for that day, according to the National Weather Service. Southern Utahns can look forward to a high of about 100 degrees that day.

Join the Discussion
Post a Comment

With the hot temperatures, the NWS warns everyone to use extreme caution near rivers and streams as spring runoff picks up. The cold water will be running fast, and hypothermia is possible even after only a short time in the water, according to the NWS.

Air quality remains healthy statewide, but the air is still full of pollen. Intermountain Allergy & Asthma’s ranked mulberry, maple, sycamore and oak "very high" on its pollen index on Saturday. Ash and cottonwood were also high on the chart.

Salt Lake City’s high temperature Sunday is forecast for 83 and 89 on Monday; Ogden looks for 83 and 90 degrees, respectively; Provo 84 and 89; Logan 84 and 92; Wendover 86 and 92; Duchesne 80 and 83; Cedar City 81 and 84; St. George 95 and 96; and Moab 85 and 89 degrees.

mmcfall@sltrib.com

Twitter: @mikeypanda




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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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
  • Login to the Electronic 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.