The weather pattern in northern Utah will remain unstable through most of the weekend, with more thunderstorms expected across the region, along with colder temperatures by Friday evening.
A Winter Weather Advisory was issued for the Western Uinta Mountains, including Moon Lake and Mirror Lake Highway, from 6 a.m. Friday through 6 p.m. Saturday. Snow accumulations up to 12 inches are expected above 9,000 feet, with wind gusts as high as 40 mph.
Winter conditions can be expected Friday night into Saturday across the higher terrain of Utah, in particular the western Uinta Mountains. Hunters, hikers and others with outdoor plans above 8500 feet should be prepared for winter conditions! #utwx pic.twitter.com/mkbvCu00zU— NWS Salt Lake City (@NWSSaltLakeCity) October 7, 2021
More rain is expected along the Wasatch Front into Saturday before conditions begin improving Sunday.
Enjoy the break Sunday because next week will bring another set of storms, with even colder temperatures and the possibility of snow in the valleys.