Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Salt Lake City, UT

Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary Off
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33

000
WWUS45 KSLC 220521
WSWSLC

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
1021 PM MST SAT FEB 21 2015

UTZ517-518-221330-
/O.CON.KSLC.WS.W.0013.150222T0600Z-150224T1500Z/
CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COVE FORT...KOOSHAREM...FISH LAKE...
LOA...PANGUITCH...BRYCE CANYON
1021 PM MST SAT FEB 21 2015

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

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

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 2 FEET WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
  MAINLY ON SOUTHERN AND EASTERN FACING SLOPES.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT...THEN
  BECOME WIDESPREAD AND HEAVY AT TIMES THROUGH SUNDAY AND INTO
  MONDAY. THIS SNOW WILL LINGER INTO MONDAY NIGHT BEFORE
  TAPERING OFF EARLY 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.

&&

$$

UTZ013-014-016-020-221330-
/O.CON.KSLC.WS.W.0013.150222T0600Z-150224T1500Z/
SAN RAFAEL SWELL-SANPETE/SEVIER VALLEYS-SOUTHWEST UTAH-
SOUTH CENTRAL UTAH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREEN RIVER...HANKSVILLE...MANTI...
RICHFIELD...BEAVER...CEDAR CITY...MILFORD...KANAB...ESCALANTE
1021 PM MST SAT FEB 21 2015

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

* AFFECTED AREA...SOUTHWEST UTAH...SOUTH-CENTRAL UTAH...THE SAN
  RAFAEL SWELL...AND THE SEVIER VALLEY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...GENERALLY 5 TO 10 INCHES WITH LOCALLY A
  FOOT OR MORE POSSIBLE ESPECIALLY ALONG THE I-15 CORRIDOR IN
  SOUTHWEST UTAH.

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW WILL DEVELOP AFTER MIDNIGHT
  TONIGHT...THEN CONTINUE HEAVY AT TIMES THROUGH SUNDAY AND INTO
  MONDAY. THIS SNOW MAY LINGER INTO MONDAY NIGHT BEFORE TAPERING
  OFF EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW LEVELS...SNOW IS EXPECTED DOWN TO MOST VALLEY FLOORS IN
  THE AFFECTED AREA...BUT SNOW LEVELS MAY RISE TO 5500 FEET AT
  TIMES ACROSS FAR SOUTHERN UTAH.

* 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...AND 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.

&&

$$

WYZ021-221200-
/O.CON.KSLC.WW.Y.0032.000000T0000Z-150222T1200Z/
SOUTHWEST WYOMING-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...EVANSTON
1021 PM MST SAT FEB 21 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST
SUNDAY...

* AFFECTED AREA...SOUTHWEST WYOMING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION OF AROUND 1 INCH.

* TIMING...SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH LATE TONIGHT
  BEFORE TAPERING OFF.

* WINDS...EAST WINDS 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE SNOW AND WINDS WILL CREATE WINTER DRIVING
  CONDITIONS ON AREA ROADWAYS. THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 80 ACROSS
  UINTA COUNTY WYOMING.

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...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


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.