Southern Utah weekend weather: Time to bring out your heater

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ST. GEORGE— According to the National Weather Service, this weekend’s weather for the majority of southwestern Utah will include sunny skies, with evening temperatures reaching the low 30s and 20s in some areas.


Updated Nov. 17, 7:30 a.m. to reflect current conditions, forecasts and advisories.


Below are your St. George, Cedar City, Zion National Park and Lake Powell area weekend weather forecasts, including current warnings and advisories.

And for a look at this weekend’s events, check out the St. George News TGIF Show: Veterans Day weekend adventure guide brought to you by Virgin River Casino.

St. George

Saturday 

Sunny with a high of 61 and low of 36, with southwest winds of 6 mph.

Sunday

Sunny with a high of 60 and low of 31, with north-northeast winds of 5-7 mph.


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Cedar City

Saturday 

Sunny with a high of 55 and low of 23, with south-southwest winds of 5-7 mph.

Sunday

Sunny with a high of 45 and low of 19, with north-northeast winds of 3-6 mph.


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Zion National Park/Springdale

ADVISORY: Angels Landing trail reopening in Zion National Park after months of repairs; other popular trails still closed

Saturday 

Sunny with a high of 56 and low of 24, with north winds of 6-9 mph.

Sunday

Sunny with a high of 49 and low of 20, with north-northeast winds of 5-10 mph.

Lake Powell/Bullfrog Basin/Halls Crossing

ADVISORY: Lake Powell’s mussel infestation continues to worsen

Saturday

Sunny with a high of 55 and low of 33, with light and variable wind.

Sunday 

Sunny with a high of 51 and low of 29, with north winds of 5-9 mph.

Weather warnings and advisories

Weather advisories as of 8:45 a.m., Nov, 16, 2018 | Image courtesy of National Weather Service, St. George News | Click to enlarge

There is a hazardous weather outlook for the eastern third of the state that will kick in Saturday and bring the potential for patchy freezing fog and light snow east of the central mountain chain. The fog and light snow have the potential to create localized slick roadways Saturday night through Sunday morning.

For more information on current weather conditions and advisories, go the National Weather Service-Salt Lake City office website.

Please also be aware of current fire restrictions: Recent precipitation results in lifting of fire restrictions for portions of Southern Utah; some activities still prohibited.

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