Cottonwood Canyons
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Updated May 17 @ 3:50 am

Summary

Cottonwood Canyons

May 17 @ 3:50 am

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Current Conditions

At 2:00 am, the temperature near the top of Solitude's Powderhorn chairlift was 35 degrees. Winds on Reynolds Peak are averaging 7 mph out of the east-southeast with gusts to 10. In the last 36 hours, the snow depth midway up Solitude's Summit chairlift has decreased 4 inches.

Weather Forecast

The Cottonwood Canyon weather forecast for overnight is, "Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. East wind around 8 mph." For monday the forecast is, "Isolated rain showers between 9am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 3pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny. High near 50, with temperatures falling to around 45 in the afternoon. South southwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent ."

Current Temperature

Alta
Guard House

May 17 @ 3:00 am

Solitude's Powderhorn

May 17 @ 2:00 am

Current Wind

Cardiff Peak Wind

May 17 @ 3:00 am

48-Hour Snow Depth

Snowbird

May 17 @ 3:00 am

Solitude's Summit

May 17 @ 2:00 am

Current depth: 32"
Change in 12 hours: 0"
Change in 24 hours: 0"
Change in 48 hours: -4"

Current depth: 33"
Change in 12 hours: -1"
Change in 24 hours: -2"
Change in 48 hours: N/A

7-Day Forecast

Cottonwood Canyons

May 17 @ 2:28 am

Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. East wind around 8 mph.


Monday: Isolated rain showers between 9am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 3pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny. High near 50, with temperatures falling to around 45 in the afternoon. South southwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.


Monday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. North wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.


Tuesday: A chance of rain showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.


Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37. North northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.


Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 40%.


Wednesday Night: A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 40%.


Thursday: Rain and snow showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 49.


Thursday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.


Friday: A chance of snow showers before noon, then snow showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.


Friday Night: A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.


Saturday: A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 41.


Saturday Night: A chance of snow showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.


Sunday: A chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.


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Your Cottonwood Canyon weather report. Covering Big Cottonwood Canyon (Brighton and Solitude), Little Cottonwood (Snowbird and Alta) and the Central Wasatch Backcountry.