Southern Wasatch Front Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Wind Advisory
Statement as of 2:28 PM MDT on October 31, 2014

...Wind Advisory in effect from midnight tonight to 10 PM MDT Saturday...

The National Weather Service in Salt Lake City has issued a Wind Advisory...which is in effect from midnight tonight to 10 PM MDT Saturday.

* Affected area...southwest Utah...the Sanpete and Sevier valleys...the southern and northern Wasatch front...the Wasatch back...and the Cache Valley.

* Winds...southerly winds will increase overnight with wind prone areas seeing gusts in excess of 40 mph. The strongest winds are forecast to develop mid morning Saturday across southwest Utah...shifting northeast across the state through the afternoon hours...when southwest winds will gust to 50 mph at times.

* Impacts...strong cross winds are forecast across west to east routes which may make driving more difficult. Pockets of reduced visibility is possible due to blowing dust. Light weight loose items may become airborne...secure or bring these items in before sunset. Wind sensitive operations may be affected.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained wind speeds of at least 31 mph or gusts of 45 mph are expected. Motorists in the advisory area should be prepared for sudden gusty cross winds which can make driving difficult.

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Record Report
Statement as of 6:40 PM MDT on October 31, 2014

...Record high maximum temperatures reported for October 31st...

Station new record old record year

Brigham City 71 tied 71 1962 Cedar City 73 tied 73 2012 Provo byu 78 75 2012 Salt Lake city* 77 76 2012

*this is the latest date that a temperature this warm has been observed in Salt Lake City. Records for Salt Lake City begin in 1874.

...Record high minimum temperatures reported for October 31st...

Station new record old record year

Laketown 46 39 1917