Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
632 PM MDT FRI OCT 31 2014

UTZ007>010-517-518-011300-
/O.CON.KSLC.WW.Y.0021.141101T0600Z-141102T0400Z/
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
632 PM MDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT
TONIGHT TO 10 PM MDT SATURDAY...

* AFFECTED AREA...THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF UTAHS MOUNTAINS.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST WINDS GUSTING IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH ARE FORECAST
  TO DEVELOP TONIGHT AND LAST THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING. THE
  STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO AFFECT MAINLY OPEN AREAS AT
  HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW WILL DEVELOP SATURDAY AFTERNOON WITH 2
  TO 6 INCHES OF SNOWFALL BY LATE SATURDAY EVENING. THE BULK OF
  THIS ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED TO BE ABOVE ABOUT 8000 FEET.

* SNOW LEVELS...BEGINNING AROUND 9000 FEET THEN FALLING TO 6500
  FEET BY LATE SATURDAY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...A COMBINATION OF STRONG WIND AND ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL
  WILL IMPACT THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF UTAHS MOUNTAINS SATURDAY
  AFTERNOON INTO SATURDAY EVENING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WILL
  REDUCE VISIBILITY ACROSS THE HIGHER PASSES BY SATURDAY
  AFTERNOON. SLUSHY ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED ON HIGH ELEVATION
  ROADS...ESPECIALLY ON SEASONAL HIGH ELEVATION PASSES THAT HAVE
  NOT BEEN CLOSED YET SUCH AS THE MIRROR LAKE HIGHWAY IN THE
  WESTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS AND ROUTES NEAR BRIAN HEAD IN THE
  SOUTHERN UTAH MOUNTAINS.

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 ACROSS HIGHER ELEVATIONS PASSES...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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