Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
418 AM MST MON FEB 23 2015

UTZ517-518-231900-
/O.CON.KSLC.WS.W.0013.000000T0000Z-150224T1500Z/
CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COVE FORT...KOOSHAREM...FISH LAKE...
LOA...PANGUITCH...BRYCE CANYON
418 AM MST MON FEB 23 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM MST
TUESDAY...

* AFFECTED AREA...THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS OF UTAH.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...STORM TOTAL OF 1 TO 2 FEET WITH LOCALLY
  UP TO 3 FEET MAINLY ON SOUTHERN AND EASTERN FACING SLOPES.

* TIMING...SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY
  EVENING. PERIODS OF SNOW WILL LINGER LATE MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH
  EARLY TUESDAY MORNING. SNOW WILL TURN SHOWERY WITH LITTLE
  ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION BY LATE TUESDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS CAN BE EXPECTED ON AREA
  ROADWAYS INCLUDING THE INTERSTATE 15 CORRIDOR FROM ROUGHLY
  COVE FORT TO NORTH OF SAINT GEORGE AND THE INTERSTATE 70
  CORRIDOR FROM THE JUNCTION WITH INTERSTATE 15 THROUGH THE
  MOUNTAINS OF CENTRAL UTAH.

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.

&&

$$

UTZ013-014-016-020-021-231900-
/O.CON.KSLC.WS.W.0013.000000T0000Z-150224T1500Z/
SAN RAFAEL SWELL-SANPETE/SEVIER VALLEYS-SOUTHWEST UTAH-
SOUTH CENTRAL UTAH-GLEN CANYON RECREATION AREA/LAKE POWELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREEN RIVER...HANKSVILLE...MANTI...
RICHFIELD...BEAVER...CEDAR CITY...MILFORD...KANAB...ESCALANTE...
BULLFROG
418 AM MST MON FEB 23 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM MST
TUESDAY...

* AFFECTED AREA...SOUTHWEST UTAH...SOUTH-CENTRAL UTAH...THE SAN
  RAFAEL SWELL...THE SEVIER VALLEY...AND THE GLEN CANYON
  RECREATION AREA INCLUDING LAKE POWELL.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...STORM TOTAL OF 6 TO 12 INCHES WITH
  LOCALLY UP TO 18 INCHES POSSIBLE ESPECIALLY ALONG THE I-15
  CORRIDOR IN SOUTHWEST UTAH. THE GLEN CANYON RECREATION AREA IS
  EXPECTED TO SEE 2 TO 6 INCHES.

* TIMING...SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY
  EVENING. PERIODS OF SNOW WILL LINGER LATE MONDAY NIGHT BEFORE
  TAPERING OFF TUESDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS CAN BE EXPECTED ON AREA
  ROADWAYS INCLUDING THE INTERSTATE 15 CORRIDOR FROM ROUGHLY
  COVE FORT TO NORTH OF SAINT GEORGE AND THE INTERSTATE 70
  CORRIDOR FROM THE JUNCTION WITH INTERSTATE 15 TO THE GREEN
  RIVER AREA... AS WELL AS HIGHWAY 89 FROM KANAB NORTH THROUGH
  THE SEVIER VALLEY.

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.

&&

$$

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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