Valley rain, mountain snow expected along Wasatch Front


Don't let this morning's mild temperatures fool you. A little taste of winter is coming.

A cold front, along with valley rain and mountain snow, will cross the Wasatch Front mid- to late-Wednesday morning, according to 2News Meteorologist Lindsay Storrs.

The showers will taper off in the afternoon as cold air is expected to come into the state.

Temperatures along the Wasatch Front will be in the 40s in the afternoon.

Lake effect snow may occur overnight in areas like Tooele Valley, the west side of the Salt Lake Valley and the south end of Utah County.

Wasatch Front Forecast:

  • Today: Gusty with some valley rain and mountain snow showers before noon. Lake effect snow showers late evening. Highs in the upper 40s.
  • Tonight: Lake effect snow showers possible south and southeast of the Great Salt Lake. Hard Freeze Warning. Lows in the upper 20s.
  • Thursday: Isolated lake effect snow showers possible south of GSL early in the morning. Partly cloudy for the rest of the day. Cold. Highs in the upper 30s to near 40.
  • Friday: Sunny and cold. Highs in the upper 40s.

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