Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
602 AM MST THU FEB 26 2015

UTZ001>016-019>021-517-518-WYZ021-271300-
CACHE VALLEY/UTAH PORTION-NORTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
SALT LAKE AND TOOELE VALLEYS-SOUTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
GREAT SALT LAKE DESERT AND MOUNTAINS-WASATCH MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
WASATCH MOUNTAINS I-80 NORTH-WASATCH MOUNTAINS SOUTH OF I-80-
WESTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-WASATCH PLATEAU/BOOK CLIFFS-
WESTERN UINTA BASIN-CASTLE COUNTRY-SAN RAFAEL SWELL-
SANPETE/SEVIER VALLEYS-WEST CENTRAL UTAH-SOUTHWEST UTAH-
UTAHS DIXIE AND ZION NATIONAL PARK-SOUTH CENTRAL UTAH-
GLEN CANYON RECREATION AREA/LAKE POWELL-CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST WYOMING-
602 AM MST THU FEB 26 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE WESTERN TWO THIRDS OF
UTAH AND SOUTHWEST WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A WEATHER DISTURBANCE MOVING SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE OUTLOOK AREA
WILL PRODUCE PRECIPITATION ACROSS MUCH OF NORTHERN AND CENTRAL
UTAH THROUGH THIS EVENING. ACCUMULATING SNOWS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE
NORTHERN MOUNTAINS WITH A MIX OF RAIN AND SNOW AT THE LOWER
ELEVATIONS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

A DEVELOPING WINTER STORM WILL IMPACT MUCH OF THE OUTLOOK
BEGINNING LATE FRIDAY AND CONTINUING THROUGH THE WEEKEND. THIS
STORM WILL GENERATE WIDESPREAD PRECIPITATION ACROSS MAINLY
SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL UTAH THROUGH THE WEEKEND. SEVERAL INCHES OF
NEW SNOW IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS...
WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR SOME OF THIS HEAVY SNOW REACHING INTO THE
NORTHEAST MOUNTAINS LATE IN THE WEEKEND. THE HIGHER SOUTHERN AND
EASTERN VALLEYS WILL LIKELY RECEIVE ACCUMULATING SNOWS FROM THIS
STORM. GENERALLY LIGHT PRECIPITATION WILL EXIST ACROSS THE
NORTHERN PORTION OF THE OUTLOOK AREA SATURDAY. A COLD FRONT MOVING
WEST OUT OF WYOMING WILL BRING COLDER AIR AND THE POTENTIAL FOR
EASTERLY CANYONS TO THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASATCH FRONT LATE
SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

ANOTHER STORM WILL FOLLOW QUICKLY ON THE HEELS OF THE WEEKEND
SYSTEM FOR LATE MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY. THIS NEXT STORM COULD
BRING SIGNIFICANT PRECIPITATION TO THE ENTIRE OUTLOOK AREA...ALONG
WITH COLD TEMPERATURES TO START OFF THE MONTH OF MARCH.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

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

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



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