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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT
209 PM MDT Wed Mar 22 2017

UTZ007>010-517-518-230500-
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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
209 PM MDT Wed Mar 22 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MDT THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Salt Lake City has issued a
Winter Weather Advisory for snow...which is in effect until 11 AM
MDT Thursday.

* 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...5 to 10 inches above 8000 feet with
  locally higher amounts possible in areas favored by northwest
  flow. Locations below 8000 feet can expect 2 to 6 inches of
  accumulation.

* TIMING...Developing this evening, then becoming widespread and
  locally heavy overnight through Thursday morning.

* SNOW LEVELS...Near 9000 feet this afternoon falling to around
  6500 feet Thursday morning.

* IMPACTS...Winter driving conditions can be expected along all
  high elevation routes tonight through Thursday morning. Periods
  of slush are possible Thursday 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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