Southern Utah weekend weather: Last weekend of June to bring warmer temperatures, moderate winds

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ST. GEORGE — According to the National Weather Service, this weekend’s weather includes warmer temperatures and mostly sunny skies.

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: Your weekend adventure guide brought to you by Virgin River Casino.


Updated June 29, 7:01 a.m. to reflect current conditions, forecasts and advisories.


St. George

Friday

Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Tonight will be mostly clear with a low of 71 and southeast winds 7-16 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

Saturday – moderate winds

Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 13-18 mph becoming south-southeast 6-11 mph after midnight.

Sunday

Partly sunny, with a high near 98. East-southeast wind 7-10 mph becoming west-southwest in the afternoon.


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Cedar City

Friday

Sunny, with a high near 86. South-southwest wind 11-20 mph.

Saturday – moderate winds

Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South-southwest wind 15-20 mph decreasing to 6-11 mph after midnight.

Sunday

Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South-southwest wind 10-14 mph.


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Zion National Park/Springdale

Friday – moderate winds

Sunny, with a high near 99. Breezy, with a southeast wind 5-10 mph becoming south-southwest 17-22 mph in the afternoon.

Saturday – moderate winds

Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 13-18 mph becoming light and variable.

Sunday

Partly sunny, with a high near 96. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 9-14 mph in the afternoon.


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Lake Powell/Bullfrog Basin/Halls Crossing

Friday

Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Light and variable wind becoming south-southwest 6-11 mph in the afternoon.

Saturday

Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Southwest wind 6-14 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

Sunday

Mostly sunny, with a high near 98. South-southeast wind 5-8 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon.

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Weather warnings and advisories

According to the National Weather Service, a hazardous weather outlook advises that a red flag warning is still in effect through Saturday for eastern Utah and western Colorado due to dry fuels, low humidity and southwest winds generating gusts to 30 mph. Chances of thunderstorms will increase in the higher terrain throughout the weekend, which will bring lightning and heavy rain.

For the most current conditions, warnings and advisories, go to the National Weather Service-Salt Lake City office website.

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