Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
1030 PM MDT THU SEP 22 2016

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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
1030 PM MDT THU SEP 22 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM MDT
SATURDAY...

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

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 12 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.
  THE GREATEST ACCUMULATION WILL BE ABOVE ABOUT 9000 FEET.

* TIMING...SNOW HAS BEGUN AND WILL CONTINUE HEAVY AT TIMES
  THROUGH FRIDAY BEFORE DIMINISHING EARLY SATURDAY.

* SNOW LEVELS...WILL BE RAPIDLY LOWERING TO AROUND 7000 FEET
  TONIGHT AND REMAIN NEAR THE 7000 FOOT LEVEL THROUGH FRIDAY
  NIGHT.

* 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. ANYONE IN THE HIGH
  ELEVATION BACKCOUNTRY IS URGED TO BE PREPARED FOR ADVERSE
  WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS AND TAKE APPROPRIATE PRECAUTIONS.

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 (ALL LOWER CASE)

FOR INFORMATION ON POTENTIAL TRAVEL IMPACTS VISIT...
HTTP://UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX



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