WEATHER

Record cold and snow in the forecast before Halloween

Oct 28, 2019, 7:26 AM | Updated: 7:13 pm
Two pumpkins covered with snow for a cold Halloween night...
Two pumpkins covered with snow for a cold Halloween night

SALT LAKE CITY — COLD.

That’s what the forecast is calling for this week ahead of Halloween.

Monday morning saw record cold temperatures in Salt Lake City with the temperature falling to 22 degrees, beating the previous record of 23, set in 1919 and tied in 1970.

 

KSL Meteorologist Grant Weyman says that we can expect highs in the 30s and 40s throughout the week, with the warmest day coming Sunday, where temperatures are expected to reach 55.

But cold isn’t the only thing in the forecast. Grant says that there’ll be plenty of snow in the forecast too. And that will be here in time to affect Tuesday’s morning commute.

“Beginning tonight, more snow is coming on the way. By tomorrow we’re talking about anywhere between 1 and 3 inches of snow, in the northern mountains 6-12 inches of snow that begins tonight and goes through tomorrow.”

 

Be sure and stay tuned to KSLNewsRadio tomorrow morning where we’ll have three sets of eyes on your morning commute.

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