So far, winter has lived up to its name as crushing cold temperatures have gripped the region.  Click to hear Meteorologist Jared Leighton with the National Weather Service speak with KMZU’s Mike Stone about the weekend’s weather.

Jared Leighton

Some current forecast models show temperatures will stay fairly above normal late into next week before normalizing. Saturday should be in the lower to mid-40’s while Sunday, according to Leighton will be the warmest day with temperatures possibly moving into the upper 40’s to even the lower 50’s.

A complete forecast is posted here.