Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT
415 AM MDT Wed May 17 2017

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Wasatch Mountains I-80 North-Wasatch Mountains South of I-80-
Western Uinta Mountains-Wasatch Plateau/Book Cliffs-
Central Mountains-
Including the cities of Woodruff, Randolph, Alta, Brighton,
Mirror Lake Highway, Scofield, Cove Fort, Koosharem,
and Fish Lake
415 AM MDT Wed May 17 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT
TONIGHT...

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

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 to 8 inches by late Wednesday evening,
  with locally higher amounts possible.

* TIMING...A band of heavy snow across northern Utah will shift
  into central Utah by mid morning. Snow showers will develop in
  the wake of this band this afternoon, and continue into the
  evening before diminishing.

* IMPACTS...Snow early this morning may impact the morning commute
  along mountain passes including Interstate 80 through Parleys
  Canyon, near Logan Summit and also Sardine Summit. Visibilities
  will be reduced in areas of intense snowfall. Roads are expected
  to run mostly wet through Wednesday afternoon, though higher
  intensity snow showers will still have the capability to produce
  brief accumulations of slush on road surfaces.

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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Southern Mountains-
Including the cities of Loa, Panguitch, and Bryce Canyon
415 AM MDT Wed May 17 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT
TONIGHT...

* AFFECTED AREA...The Southern Utah Mountains

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...Generally 2 to 5 inches with locally
  higher amounts of up to 12 inches in the Tushar Mountains by
  late Wednesday evening.

* TIMING...A band of heavy snow will accompany a cold front this
  morning across the mountains of southern Utah. Snowfall may
  taper briefly midday, then increase in areal coverage and
  intensity again this afternoon and evening.

* SNOW LEVELS...Falling to between 6500 and 7000 feet.

* IMPACTS...Accumulating snow is expected on all roadways above
  8000 feet early this morning. Visibilities will be reduced in
  areas of intense snowfall. Roads are expected to run mostly wet
  through this afternoon, though higher intensity snow showers
  will still have the capability to produce brief accumulations of
  slush on road surfaces.

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

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


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