« View county listHigh Wind Warning
Salt Lake and Tooele Valleys-Great Salt Lake Desert and Mountains-
West Central Utah-Southwest Utah-
Including the cities of Salt Lake City, Tooele, Wendover,
Snowville, Delta, Fillmore, Beaver, Cedar City, and Milford
346 AM MDT Thu Mar 22 2018
...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO
9 PM MDT THIS EVENING...
* AFFECTED AREA...The Salt Lake and Tooele Valleys, the Great
Salt Lake Desert and Mountains, and the west central and
* WINDS...South winds 35 to 45 mph with gusts approaching 60 mph.
* TIMING...Winds will strengthen throughout Thursday morning, then
peak Thursday afternoon through early evening. Winds will
gradually tapering off Thursday evening.
* IMPACTS...Significant crosswinds are expected to impact travel
along east to west oriented routes including I-80 and US-6.
High profile and lightweight vehicles will be most susceptible
to these strong winds. Isolated areas of blowing dust are
possible, which could reduce visibilities to under 1 mile at
A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or is occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or
gusts of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage. Vehicles,
especially high profile vehicles, can be difficult to control at
times in high winds. Motorists should take extra caution,
especially while crossing bridges, overpasses, and unsheltered