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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT
356 AM MDT Thu Mar 23 2017

UTZ007>010-517-518-231700-
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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, and Bryce Canyon
356 AM MDT Thu Mar 23 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MDT THIS
MORNING...

* AFFECTED AREA...The Wasatch and Western Uinta Mountains, the
  Wasatch Plateau and Book Cliffs, along with the Central and
  Southern Mountains of Utah.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 to 12 inches above 8000 feet with higher
  amounts in areas favored by northwest flow. Mountain locations
  below 8000 feet can expect 2 to 6 inches of accumulation.

* TIMING...Across the northern and central mountains, snow will
  continue, heavy at times, before gradually decreasing in
  intensity during afternoon hours. Across the southern mountains,
  snow will increase again for the late morning and afternoon
  hours. Snow will taper off across all areas this evening.

* SNOW LEVELS...Near 6500 feet this morning, lowering to all
  mountain elevations by mid-morning.

* IMPACTS...Winter driving conditions can be expected along all
  high elevation routes, with the greatest travel impacts this
  morning. Periods of slush are possible this morning below 8000
  feet along area roads, including Parleys Summit, Daniels Summit
  and Sardine Summit, as well as the higher passes along I- 15.

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.

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For more information from NOAA/National Weather Service visit...
http://weather.gov/saltlakecity

For information on potential travel impacts visit...
http://udottraffic.utah.gov/roadweatherforecast.aspx



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