Utah Flood Watch

The Glen Canyon Dam holds back the waters of Lake Powell in Page, Arizona, on July 18, 2022....
Adam Small

Lake Powell missing 40,000 acre feet of water after accidental release, officials say

Lake Powell is the nation's second-largest reservoir, and it's currently missing up to 40,000-acre feet of water due to a water release.
17 hours ago
A view of the state Capitol and the Salt Lake City skyline....
Andrew Gordon

High temps bring warnings and ozone problems to Utah

Utah's high temperatures have brought on the hottest day of the year so far in the state, along with warnings and ozone issues.
18 hours ago
The body of a woman who went missing near Horsetail Falls was found on Saturday....
Kennedy Camarena

Horsetail Falls missing hiker found dead

A 19-year-old woman who went missing on Friday was found dead Saturday morning while search and rescue crews were searching for her.
6 days ago
The body of a woman who went missing near Horsetail Falls was found on Saturday....
MICHAEL HOUCK

Search and rescue look for missing woman near Horsetail Falls

Utah County search and rescue crews are looking for a missing woman who went missing near Horsetail Falls Friday evening.
6 days ago
The best way to stay safe around rivers and streams at this point in time is to stay far away from ...
Esme Sanchez Estevez

Spring runoff concerns in Salt Lake County

Kade Moncur, Director of Public Works Engineering with Salt Lake County talk through the recent spring runoff concerns with resources to be use this summer.
28 days ago
Deer Creek Reservoir in Wasatch County pictured....
Allessandra Harris Gurr

Average Utah reservoir level 30% higher than last year

The average reservoir in Utah is at 88% capacity or 30% higher than last year.
1 month ago
The best way to stay safe around rivers and streams at this point in time is to stay far away from ...
Adam Small

Spring runoff causes fast-moving rivers, officials urge caution

Spring runoff is once again in full effect and Utah's rivers, streams and creeks are moving high and fast.
2 months ago
Panguitch Lake...
Kennedy Camarena

Panguitch City evacuation notice lifted as dam damage control continues

With mitigation efforts underway, evacuation notice has been lifted for Panguitch Lake and the surrounding area.
2 months ago
Warm weather will all for some of the Utah snowpack to begin melting off this weekend....
Adam Small

Utah temperatures warming up, strong snowpack set to start melting

Temperatures in Utah are going to get much warmer over the next few days, allowing for the snowpack we've accumulated to start melting off.
2 months ago
Water releases are being conducted at Panguitch Lake dam in order to prevent a big crack from from ...
Carter Williams, KSL.com

‘It looks a lot better than it did,’ officials say of Panguitch Lake dam situation

Utah engineers say there are indications the damage found at the Panguitch Lake dam on Monday may not be as severe as initially feared.
2 months ago
A screenshot from the Utah Division of Natural Resources website shows information about Panguitch ...
Kira Hoffelmeyer and Michael Camit

Panguitch Lake dam has a growing crack, residents on notice to evacuate

Some people in Garfield County are on standby to evacuate this morning because of growing concerns about a crack in the Panguitch Lake Dam.
2 months ago
Flash flood warning issued for parts of Utah....
Derrick Jones

Flash flood warnings issued in 3 Utah counties

The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood warning for Garfield, Wayne, and Duchesne Counties. They say to avoid walking or driving through flood waters.
10 months ago
The St. George Regional Airport has closed due to flooding on Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2023. Photo credi...
Mark Jones

Flooding forces closure of St. George Airport.

Flooding in the area has forced the closure of the St. George Regional Airport.
10 months ago
Sept. 2015, in Zion National Park, flood that left 3 dead and four missing in Zion National Park in...
Derrick Jones

NWS warns of probable flooding in southern Utah

The National Weather Service in Salt Lake City has issued a statement warning people of probable flooding in most national parks,
10 months ago
The Salt Lake County Mayor’s Office of Criminal Justice Initiatives just received a $2 million co...
Mark Jones

Salt Lake County mayor ends flooding state of emergency

Salt Lake County Mayor Jenny Wilson announced the end of the flooding state of emergency on Monday.
11 months ago
Provo residents conserved 700 million gallons of water last year. Combine that with the runoff from...
Allessandra Harris Gurr

Provo is going underground to store millions of gallons of water

Provo's underground solution to store water saved from conservation and the spring runoff lies in a system of aquifers.
12 months ago
Sweetwater County officials have a request of those who use their campers or RVs to save a good cam...
Adam Small and Simone Seikaly

Parking RV near Flaming Gorge to save a camping spot discouraged

Flaming Gorge water levels have risen by eight feet since 2022, and continued runoff could equal a flooded camper.
12 months ago
Summer Water Safety...
Simone Seikaly

Summer water safety in Utah– are you prepared?

There are many ways that you can keep yourself, your family, and your pets, safe while enjoying the water in Utah this summer.
1 year ago
Morgan County crews collect unused sandbags....
Andrew Adams, KSL-TV

Morgan County crews clean up sandbags with plans for sand

Waters have receded in uncontrolled streams to the point that sandbags could be removed at as many as 15 different sites.
1 year ago
Crews work to clear debris, including a large log, from the Provo River Tuesday. Some people are ig...
SHELBY LOFTON KSLTV.com

People ignoring signs, recreating in flooded areas up Provo Canyon

High flows have caused flooding along some spots of the Provo River Trail, specifically in the area between Nunn's Park and Vivian Park.
1 year ago
utah flood risk flood watch ksl...
Becky Bruce

Flood risk decreases in central, southern Utah

The very last flood advisory in Utah has been cancelled, an indicator that flood risk is mostly over from this spring's historic snowmelt.
1 year ago
Record snowpack and increasing temperatures have prompted Sandy City Mayor Monica Zoltanski to issu...
Simone Seikaly

Citing rising rivers, Sandy Mayor issues emergency declaration

Of particular concern is the potential for flooding in Little Cottonwood, portions of Dry Creek, Little Willow, and Big Willow Creeks.
1 year ago
A sign is seen near the Weber River....
Adam Small

Some rivers exit flood stage as spring runoff draws closer to an end

More rivers and creeks are exiting flood stage, some for the first time in weeks indicating an end of this year's flood season.
1 year ago
A citizen snapped a photo of the kneeboarder a week prior to Jackson-Koeven's sighting....
LAUREN STEINBRECHER KSL-TV

Warning signs posted after kneeboarder seen on swift runoff

Authorities in Murray are warning of the dangers of swift waters after a man was seen kneeboarding in Little Cottonwood Creek.
1 year ago