Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
357 AM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

...SNOW TO RETURN LATE IN THE WEEKEND....

.THE NEXT COLD PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM WILL ARRIVE OVER UTAH FOR THE
LATTER PART OF THE WEEKEND. THIS STORM WILL REACH THE PACIFIC
NORTHWEST THIS EVENING...THEN CONTINUE SOUTHEAST INTO NORTHERN
UTAH LATE TONIGHT. SNOW WILL DEVELOP OVER FAR NORTHERN UTAH LATE
TONIGHT...THEN SPREAD SOUTH ACROSS NORTHERN UTAH DURING THE DAY
SUNDAY.

UTZ010-280000-
/O.EXA.KSLC.WS.A.0007.141228T0700Z-141229T1900Z/
WASATCH PLATEAU/BOOK CLIFFS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...SCOFIELD
357 AM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SALT LAKE CITY HAS ISSUED A
WINTER STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
MONDAY MORNING.

* AFFECTED AREA...THE WASATCH PLATEAU.

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

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW WILL REACH THE WASATCH PLATEAU BY EARLY
  SUNDAY MORNING. THIS SNOW WILL INCREASE IN INTENSITY DURING THE
  DAY SUNDAY. SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...THEN
  GRADUALLY TAPER OFF BEGINNING MONDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH STRONGER GUSTS WILL
  DEVELOP ON SUNDAY AND CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING BEFORE
  DECREASING.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED ROADWAYS WILL EXIST AT ALL ELEVATIONS
  WITH THIS STORM. 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 WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

UTZ004-280000-
/O.EXA.KSLC.WS.A.0007.141228T1100Z-141229T1900Z/
SOUTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LEHI...PROVO...NEPHI
357 AM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SALT LAKE CITY HAS ISSUED A
WINTER STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
MONDAY MORNING.

* AFFECTED AREA...THE SOUTHERN WASATCH FRONT.

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

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE SOUTHERN WASATCH
  FRONT BY SUNDAY MORNING...THEN BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES THROUGH THE
  DAY SUNDAY.

* IMPACTS...COLD SURFACE TEMPERATURES WILL ALLOW SNOW TO
  ACCUMULATE QUICKLY ON ROAD SURFACES. SIGNIFICANT TRAVEL
  IMPACTS ARE ANTICIPATED ACROSS ALL ROUTES THROUGH THE WATCH
  AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

UTZ006>009-280000-
/O.CON.KSLC.WS.A.0007.141228T0700Z-141229T1900Z/
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
357 AM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
MONDAY MORNING...

* 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...LIGHT SNOW WILL REACH THE NORTHERN WASATCH RANGE AFTER
  MIDNIGHT ON SATURDAY NIGHT. THIS SNOW WILL SPREAD SOUTH THROUGH
  THE NORTHERN UTAH MOUNTAINS AND MOUNTAIN VALLEYS AND INCREASE IN
  INTENSITY THROUGH THE DAY SUNDAY. SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
  SUNDAY NIGHT...THEN GRADUALLY TAPER OFF BEGINNING MONDAY
  MORNING.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH STRONGER GUSTS WILL
  DEVELOP ON SUNDAY AND CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING BEFORE
  DECREASING.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED ROADWAYS WILL EXIST AT ALL ELEVATIONS
  WITH THIS STORM. 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 WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

UTZ001>003-280000-
/O.CON.KSLC.WS.A.0007.141228T1100Z-141229T1900Z/
CACHE VALLEY/UTAH PORTION-NORTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
SALT LAKE AND TOOELE VALLEYS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LOGAN...SMITHFIELD...BRIGHAM CITY...
OGDEN...BOUNTIFUL...SALT LAKE CITY...TOOELE
357 AM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
MONDAY MORNING...

* AFFECTED AREA...THE CACHE VALLEY...THEN NORTHERN WASATCH
  FRONT...THE SALT LAKE AND TOOELE VALLEYS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...STORM TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 6
  INCHES WITH LOCALLY GREATER AMOUNTS EXPECTED THROUGH THE BENCH
  AND FOOTHILL AREAS.

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE NORTHERN WASATCH
  FRONT AND CACHE VALLEY BY SUNDAY MORNING...THEN SPREAD SOUTH AND
  TURN HEAVY AT TIMES ACROSS THE ENTIRE AREA DURING THE DAY SUNDAY.

* IMPACTS...COLD SURFACE TEMPERATURES WILL ALLOW SNOW TO
  ACCUMULATE QUICKLY ON ROAD SURFACES. SIGNIFICANT TRAVEL
  IMPACTS ARE ANTICIPATED ACROSS ALL ROUTES THROUGH THE WATCH
  AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

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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