Forecasted Storm Synopsis:
*All operational decisions can change by the hour, pending on Mother Nature. The following forecasts of weather, terrain opening and closures, road impacts will be updated as the storm evolves.*
We have received an inch of snow overnight, Friday, March 10th. We are expecting to receive another 5 to 10 inches of snow by Saturday morning. Winds are high and most lift will remain closed on Friday, March 10th. Winds will most likely taper off by Saturday morning. We should see sunshine throughout the day tomorrow and more snowfall throughout the remainder of the week. Temperatures will remain in the high 20's, low 30's during the bulk of the storm and will drop to mid teens by this everning.
Snow, Weather, and Road Report
Starting today, Friday, March 10th, the traction law is in effect. Passenger vehicles are required to have 4-wheel drive or all-wheel drive with snow tiresand/or chains. Download theUDOT appfor up-to-date info about HWY 158 and surrounding state roads and highways.
- HWY 158 travel will become increasingly worst as the day continues, with snow rates expected to be around 1 inch an hour. No road closures are expected during operating hours.
- No road closure is currently planned. However, a closure could happen of snow rates and wind speeds increase. The operation team will work diligently to make sure the road can stay open. Stay tuned to our website, social media, and the Ops Blog for updates.
Lifts and Terrain:
Due to high winds, Sundown Lift will be the only lift operating today, Friday, March 10th. We plan to open most terrain tomorrow, Saturday, March 11th.
Current Lift and Terrain Status
- Sundown Lift will be the only lift operating due to high winds.
- The operational team will be working hard to open all primary terrain by 9am. Some delay can be expected. Pending mitigation efforts and overall snowfall, secondary terrain could have a delayed opening or could remain closed.
UTA and Parking:
Due to high snowfall rates, parking lots will fill in. All guests should have higher clearance vehicles. Guests are highly encouraged to ride the UTA Ski Bus 674.
We should see a continued active snow pattern for the next week or so. Check out Open Snow for the extended forecast.