Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
359 AM MST SUN DEC 28 2014

UTZ001-002-281930-
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CACHE VALLEY/UTAH PORTION-NORTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LOGAN...SMITHFIELD...BRIGHAM CITY...
OGDEN...BOUNTIFUL
359 AM MST SUN DEC 28 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM MST MONDAY...

* AFFECTED AREA...THE NORTHERN WASATCH FRONT AND CACHE VALLEY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...STORM TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 6
  INCHES WITH LOCALLY GREATER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE ALONG THE
  BENCHES.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP ACROSS THE NORTHERN
  WASATCH FRONT AND CACHE VALLEY...BECOMING HEAVY AT TIMES LATE
  THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS EVENING. PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE
  OVERNIGHT INTO MONDAY BEFORE ENDING.

* IMPACTS...COLD SURFACE TEMPERATURES WILL ALLOW SNOW TO
  ACCUMULATE QUICKLY ON ROAD SURFACES...RESULTING IN SIGNIFICANT
  TRAVEL IMPACTS ACROSS THE AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS THAT SIGNIFICANT
ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. DRIVING
CONDITIONS MAY BE HAZARDOUS. USE CAUTION. KEEP A WINTER STORM
SURVIVAL KIT IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

FOR WINTER ROAD CONDITIONS FROM THE UTAH DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION...VISIT
HTTP://WWW.UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX OR DIAL
511.

&&

$$

UTZ006>009-281930-
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WASATCH MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-WASATCH MOUNTAINS I-80 NORTH-
WASATCH MOUNTAINS SOUTH OF I-80-WESTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HUNTSVILLE...PARK CITY...HEBER CITY...
WOODRUFF...RANDOLPH...ALTA...BRIGHTON...MIRROR LAKE HIGHWAY
359 AM MST SUN DEC 28 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM MST MONDAY...

* AFFECTED AREA...THE WASATCH AND WESTERN UINTA MOUNTAIN
  RANGES...AND THE WASATCH MOUNTAIN VALLEYS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...STORM TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 8 TO 16
  INCHES IN THE MOUNTAINS...3 TO 8 INCHES IN THE MOUNTAIN
  VALLEYS.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP ACROSS THE
  AREA...BECOMING HEAVY AT TIMES THROUGH TONIGHT BEFORE TAPERING
  OFF DURING THE DAY MONDAY.

* WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH STRONGER GUSTS
  WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY ACROSS THE HIGHER TERRAIN.

* IMPACTS...WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS CAN
  BE EXPECTED THROUGH MONDAY. SIGNIFICANT TRAVEL IMPACTS ARE
  EXPECTED DUE TO ACCUMULATING ROAD SNOW ALONG WITH AREAS OF
  BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW IN WIND PRONE AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS A MIXTURE OF HEAVY SNOW AND STRONG
WINDS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. DRIVING CONDITIONS MAY BE
HAZARDOUS. USE CAUTION. BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN RESTRICTIONS IN
VISIBILITY DUE TO BLOWING SNOW. KEEP A WINTER STORM SURVIVAL KIT
IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

FOR WINTER ROAD CONDITIONS FROM THE UTAH DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION...VISIT
HTTP://WWW.UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX OR DIAL
511.

&&

$$

UTZ003-004-281930-
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SALT LAKE AND TOOELE VALLEYS-SOUTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SALT LAKE CITY...TOOELE...LEHI...
PROVO...NEPHI
359 AM MST SUN DEC 28 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 4 PM
MST MONDAY...

* AFFECTED AREA...THE SALT LAKE AND TOOELE VALLEYS ALONG WITH
  THE SOUTHERN WASATCH FRONT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...STORM TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 4
  INCHES ON THE VALLEY FLOORS WITH 3 TO 6 INCHES ON THE BENCHES.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL SPREAD ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN
  WASATCH FRONT BY THIS AFTERNOON...AND CONTINUE THROUGH THE
  EVENING. BANDS OF SNOW MAY CONTINUE SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY
  SOUTHEAST OF THE GREAT SALT LAKE.

* IMPACTS...COLD SURFACE TEMPERATURES WILL ALLOW SNOW TO
  ACCUMULATE QUICKLY ON ROAD SURFACES THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
  TONIGHT...AND POSSIBLY INTO MONDAY UNDER HEAVIER BANDS OF SNOW.
  THIS WILL HAVE A SIGNIFICANT IMPACT ON TRAVEL ACROSS THE AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS THAT SIGNIFICANT
ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. DRIVING
CONDITIONS MAY BE HAZARDOUS. USE CAUTION. KEEP A WINTER STORM
SURVIVAL KIT IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

FOR WINTER ROAD CONDITIONS FROM THE UTAH DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION...VISIT
HTTP://WWW.UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX OR DIAL
511.

&&

$$

UTZ010-281930-
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WASATCH PLATEAU/BOOK CLIFFS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...SCOFIELD
359 AM MST SUN DEC 28 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 4 PM
MST MONDAY...

* AFFECTED AREA...THE WASATCH PLATEAU.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...STORM TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 7 TO 14
  INCHES.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL SPREAD ACROSS THE WASATCH PLATEAU BY THIS
  AFTERNOON...AND CONTINUE HEAVY AT TIMES TONIGHT INTO MONDAY
  BEFORE DIMINISHING.

* IMPACTS...WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS CAN
  BE EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY. SIGNIFICANT TRAVEL
  IMPACTS ARE EXPECTED DUE TO ACCUMULATING ROAD SNOW ALONG WITH
  AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW IN WIND PRONE AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS THAT SIGNIFICANT
ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. DRIVING
CONDITIONS MAY BE HAZARDOUS. USE CAUTION. KEEP A WINTER STORM
SURVIVAL KIT IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

FOR WINTER ROAD CONDITIONS FROM THE UTAH DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION...VISIT
HTTP://WWW.UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX OR DIAL
511.

&&

$$

WYZ021-281930-
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SOUTHWEST WYOMING-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...EVANSTON
359 AM MST SUN DEC 28 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM THIS MORNING TO
10 PM MST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SALT LAKE CITY HAS ISSUED A
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM 7 AM THIS MORNING TO 10 PM MST MONDAY.

* AFFECTED AREA...SOUTHWEST WYOMING

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...STORM TOTALS OF 2 TO 5 INCHES.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL SPREAD ACROSS SOUTHWEST WYOMING THIS MORNING
  AND CONTINUE THIS EVENING. A BRIEF BREAK MAY OCCUR
  OVERNIGHT...BUT SNOW IS EXPECTED TO REDEVELOP AGAIN BY LATE MONDAY
  MORNING INTO MONDAY EVENING.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS THROUGH
  THIS AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL DECREASE OVERNIGHT THEN BECOME
  EASTERLY 10 TO 20 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS ON MONDAY.

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATING SNOW AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES DUE TO
  BLOWING SNOW WILL AFFECT TRAVEL ACROSS SOUTHWEST WYOMING THROUGH
  MONDAY EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED
DUE TO A COMBINATION OF FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW. USE CAUTION WHEN
TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

FOR WINTER ROAD CONDITIONS FROM THE UTAH DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION...VISIT
HTTP://WWW.UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX OR DIAL
511.

&&

$$

FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SALTLAKECITY (ALL LOWER CASE)

FOR INFORMATION ON POTENTIAL TRAVEL IMPACTS VISIT...
HTTP://UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX



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