Winter Weather Advisory currently in effect for Cherry Peak. * WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 10 inches, with locally higher amounts possible in the upper Cottonwood Canyons. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph. * WHERE...Wasatch Mountains I-80 North, Wasatch Mountains South of I-80 and Western Uinta Mountains. * WHEN...From 5 PM Friday to 9 PM MST Saturday. * IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions. Cold wind chills in the western Uintas as low as 20 below zero could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Coverage of ongoing snowfall from Friday afternoon will expand and intensify during the evening hours on Friday. Winter driving conditions are expected along mountain routes Friday night through Saturday evening, especially in the upper Cottonwood Canyons, Interstate 80 near Parley's Summit, and Logan Pass.
- Snowpack levels are currently 15% below the seasonal average of 87". The highest snowpack in recent years was in 2011, when snowpack depth was observed at 121.0 inches.
- New Snowfall
- Past 24 hours
- Snowpack levels remain unchanged since yesterday, with the mountain sitting at a 74.0" snowpack and a 22.3" snow water equivalent. Perched in utah, Cherry Peak air temperatures were recorded at 10.0° at last check.
- Air Temp
- Forecast models predict more snow this week in utah, with up to 7" of new snowfall on the slopes in the next 5 days.