Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
218 PM MDT THU SEP 22 2016

UTZ007>009-230500-
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WASATCH MOUNTAINS I-80 NORTH-WASATCH MOUNTAINS SOUTH OF I-80-
WESTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WOODRUFF...RANDOLPH...ALTA...BRIGHTON...
MIRROR LAKE HIGHWAY
218 PM MDT THU SEP 22 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO
10 AM MDT SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SALT LAKE CITY HAS ISSUED A
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM
THIS EVENING TO 10 AM MDT SATURDAY.

* AFFECTED AREA...THE WASATCH MOUNTAINS AND THE WESTERN UINTA
  MOUNTAINS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 12 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP THIS EVENING AND CONTINUE THROUGH
  FRIDAY BEFORE DIMINISHING EARLY SATURDAY.

* SNOW LEVELS...INITIALLY NEAR 10000 FEET DROPPING TO 7000 FEET
  FRIDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...THE SNOW WILL RESULT IN WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS ON
  HIGH ELEVATION ROADWAYS ABOVE 8500 FEET. SOME BACKCOUNTRY ROADS
  WILL BECOME IMPASSABLE DUE TO THE SNOW. BACKCOUNTRY
  RECREATIONALISTS ARE URGED TO TAKE CAUTION.

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.

&&

$$

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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