Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
933 PM MST THU JAN 29 2015

UTZ010-013-517-518-301300-
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WASATCH PLATEAU/BOOK CLIFFS-SAN RAFAEL SWELL-CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SCOFIELD...GREEN RIVER...HANKSVILLE...
COVE FORT...KOOSHAREM...FISH LAKE...LOA...PANGUITCH...
BRYCE CANYON
933 PM MST THU JAN 29 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM MST
SATURDAY ABOVE 6500 FEET...

* AFFECTED AREA...THE MOUNTAINS OF CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN UTAH AND
  THE SAN RAFAEL SWELL ABOVE 6500 FEET.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...STORM TOTALS OF 5 TO 10 INCHES ACROSS
  MOST OF THIS AREA WITH AMOUNTS OF 12 TO 18 INCHES AT THE
  HIGHER ELEVATIONS ABOVE ABOUT 8500 FEET.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP TONIGHT ACROSS THESE AREAS AND
  BECOME WIDESPREAD BY FRIDAY MORNING. SNOW WILL CONTINUE HEAVY
  AT TIMES THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT THEN TAPER OFF FROM THE NORTH
  SATURDAY.

* SNOW LEVELS...STARTING OUT AROUND 7000 FEET TONIGHT AND
  LOWERING TO AROUND 6500 FEET ON FRIDAY.

* IMPACTS...WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ON ALL
  MOUNTAIN ROUTES IN CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN UTAH FROM AROUND
  SOLDIER SUMMIT SOUTHWARD STARTING TONIGHT AND CONTINUING INTO
  SATURDAY. THIS INCLUDES THE PASSES ON I-70 AND US-89.

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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