Weekend winter storm to bring snow

Posted at 7:40 PM, Jan 22, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-22 21:48:43-05

An approaching storm will cross Utah late Friday night through Saturday.

In the mountains, the heaviest snowfall will be through sunrise.

Cottonwood Canyons will likely see 1-2 feet of snow. Most valleys will see 1-4 inches of snow, with some exceptions (this will depend on the zone where a snow band develops).

Due to the setup, there is still some uncertainty with which areas will see the heaviest snowfall through the day on Saturday. Here is a great explanation of snow bands from The National Weather Service:

A winter weather advisory is in place for much of the state.

Friday night weather forecast