Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
347 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015


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WASATCH PLATEAU/BOOK CLIFFS-SAN RAFAEL SWELL-CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SCOFIELD...GREEN RIVER...HANKSVILLE...
COVE FORT...KOOSHAREM...FISH LAKE...LOA...PANGUITCH...
BRYCE CANYON
347 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON ABOVE 6500 FEET...

* AFFECTED AREA...THE MOUNTAINS OF CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN UTAH...THE
  WASATCH PLATEAU AND BOOK CLIFFS...AND THE SAN RAFAEL SWELL
  ABOVE 6500 FEET.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...STORM TOTALS OF 5 TO 10 INCHES ACROSS
  MOST OF THIS AREA WITH AMOUNTS OF 12 TO 18 INCHES AT THE
  HIGHER ELEVATIONS ABOVE ABOUT 8500 FEET.

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL CONTINUE THIS
  MORNING...THEN END FROM THE NORTH LATE THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS
  AFTERNOON.

* SNOW LEVELS...RANGING BETWEEN 6500 AND 7000 FEET.

* IMPACTS...WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ON ALL
  MOUNTAIN ROUTES IN CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN UTAH FROM AROUND
  SOLDIER SUMMIT SOUTHWARD INTO SATURDAY. THIS INCLUDES THE
  PASSES ON I-70 AND US-89.

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.

&&

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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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