Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
935 AM MST MON JAN 23 2017

UTZ006-012-020-240400-
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WASATCH MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-CASTLE COUNTRY-SOUTH CENTRAL UTAH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HUNTSVILLE...PARK CITY...HEBER CITY...
PRICE...CASTLE DALE...EMERY...KANAB...ESCALANTE
935 AM MST MON JAN 23 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

* AFFECTED AREA...THE WASATCH BACK...CASTLE COUNTRY AND SOUTH
  CENTRAL UTAH.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS OF...
  3-6 INCHES WASATCH BACK...LOCALLY HIGHER ODGEN VALLEY.
  1-3 INCHES CASTLE COUNTRY.
  UP TO 2 INCHES BELOW 5500 FEET ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL UTAH.
  1-4 INCHES ABOVE 5500 FEET ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL UTAH.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE...HEAVY AT TIMES...THROUGH THE DAY
  BEFORE DECREASING. THERE IS A POSSIBILITY THAT THE NORTH MAY SEE
  ADDITIONAL SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL TOMORROW.

* IMPACTS...SIGNIFICANT TRAVEL IMPACTS WILL CONTINUE DUE TO
  WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS. IF TRAVELING...TAKE A WINTER
  SURVIVAL KIT INCLUDING WARM CLOTHES AND BLANKETS...EXTRA FOOD
  AND WATER... FLASHLIGHT AND BATTERIES.

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.

&&

$$

UTZ007>010-517-518-240400-
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WASATCH MOUNTAINS I-80 NORTH-WASATCH MOUNTAINS SOUTH OF I-80-
WESTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-WASATCH PLATEAU/BOOK CLIFFS-
CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WOODRUFF...RANDOLPH...ALTA...BRIGHTON...
MIRROR LAKE HIGHWAY...SCOFIELD...COVE FORT...KOOSHAREM...
FISH LAKE...LOA...PANGUITCH...BRYCE CANYON
935 AM MST MON JAN 23 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM MST
TUESDAY...

* AFFECTED AREA...THE MOUNTAINS OF UTAH.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 2 FEET WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
  POSSIBLE.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE...HEAVY AT TIMES...THROUGH TODAY
  BEFORE DECREASING TONIGHT. THERE IS A POSSIBILITY THAT THE
  NORTH MAY SEE ADDITIONAL SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL
  TOMORROW.

* WINDS...STRONG GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS...GUSTING IN EXCESS OF 70
  MPH ON THE RIDGETOPS EARLY THIS MORNING. WINDS WILL GRADUALLY
  DECREASE LATE THIS MORNING.

* IMPACTS...SIGNIFICANT TRAVEL IMPACTS WILL CONTINUE DUE TO
  WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS. IF TRAVELING...TAKE A WINTER
  SURVIVAL KIT INCLUDING WARM CLOTHES AND BLANKETS...EXTRA FOOD
  AND WATER... FLASHLIGHT AND BATTERIES. BLOWING AND DRIFTING
  SNOW WILL CAUSE AREAS OF NEAR ZERO VISIBILITY.

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.

&&

$$

UTZ003-240400-
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SALT LAKE AND TOOELE VALLEYS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SALT LAKE CITY...TOOELE
935 AM MST MON JAN 23 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SALT LAKE CITY HAS ISSUED A
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM
MST THIS EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...THE SALT LAKE AND TOOELE VALLEYS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1-3 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS ON
  THE BENCHES.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL INCREASE THIS AFTERNOON ESPECIALLY AFTER 2 PM
  BEHIND THE COLD FRONT. SNOW WILL REMAIN HEAVY AT TIMES INTO THIS
  EVENING BEFORE TAPERING.

* SNOW LEVELS...FALLING TO THE VALLEY FLOOR THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...WEST- NORTHWEST WINDS 15 - 25 MPH THIS AFTERNOON
  GRADUALLY TAPERING INTO THE EVENING HOURS.

* IMPACTS...SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED TO IMPACT THE EVENING COMMUTE
  ACROSS THE SALT LAKE METRO AREA AND TOOELE VALLEY. AREA ROADWAYS
  ARE EXPECTED TO SEE RAPID ACCUMULATIONS MID-AFTERNOON INTO THE
  EARLY EVENING HOURS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS. USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

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

FOR WINTER ROAD CONDITIONS FROM THE WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION...VISIT HTTP://WWW.WYOROAD.INFO OR DIAL 511.

&&

$$

UTZ001-002-004-005-011-016-WYZ021-240400-
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CACHE VALLEY/UTAH PORTION-NORTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
SOUTHERN WASATCH FRONT-GREAT SALT LAKE DESERT AND MOUNTAINS-
WESTERN UINTA BASIN-SOUTHWEST UTAH-SOUTHWEST WYOMING-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LOGAN...SMITHFIELD...BRIGHAM CITY...
OGDEN...BOUNTIFUL...LEHI...PROVO...NEPHI...WENDOVER...SNOWVILLE...
DUCHESNE...ROOSEVELT...BEAVER...CEDAR CITY...MILFORD...EVANSTON
935 AM MST MON JAN 23 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

* AFFECTED AREA...THE CACHE VALLEY...NORTHERN WASATCH FRONT...
  SOUTHWEST WYOMING...THE SOUTHERN WASATCH FRONT...GREAT SALT
  LAKE DESERT...WESTERN UINTA BASIN AND SOUTHWEST UTAH.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS OF...
  2-5 INCHES CACHE VALLEY...NORTHERN AND SOUTHERN WASATCH FRONT...
  LOCALLY HIGHER ON BENCHES.
  1-3 INCHES WESTERN UINTA BASIN.
  2-4 INCHES SOUTHWEST UTAH AND SOUTHWEST WYOMING.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE...HEAVY AT TIMES...THROUGH TODAY
  BEFORE DECREASING THIS EVENING. ANY RAINFALL WILL QUICKLY
  TRANSITION TO SNOW THIS MORNING. THERE IS A POSSIBILITY THAT
  THE NORTH MAY SEE ADDITIONAL SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL
  TOMORROW.

* WINDS...STRONG GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS
  PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST UTAH THIS MORNING. GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH
  ARE EXPECTED. THIS MAY CAUSE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW ACROSS
  SOUTHWEST UTAH.

* IMPACTS...PERIODS OF WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS CAN BE EXPECTED
  THROUGH LATE THIS EVENING. IF TRAVELING...USE EXTRA CAUTION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS. USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

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

FOR WINTER ROAD CONDITIONS FROM THE WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION...VISIT HTTP://WWW.WYOROAD.INFO OR DIAL 511.

&&

$$

FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SALTLAKECITY

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


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