BRYCE CANYON NATIONAL PARK – The National Weather Service out of Salt Lake City reported a funnel cloud sighting over Bryce Canyon National Park Tuesday afternoon.
The funnel cloud was photographed from a western vantage point at the Bryce Canyon Visitor Center at 12:35 p.m., according to a tweet from NWS Salt Lake City.
Another tweet from the NWS said the funnel cloud is not believed to have touched down.
A similar funnel cloud was spotted over Enoch Sunday.
As stormy weather continues across the state, as many as a dozen or more funnel clouds have been reported in Utah over the past week, Eric Shoening, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Salt Lake City, told St. George News in an interview Monday.
Shoening said funnel clouds are fairly rare in Utah. A funnel cloud is not classified as a tornado until it touches the ground.
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