Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT
942 PM MDT Wed Mar 22 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-Southern Mountains-
Including the cities of Woodruff, Randolph, Alta, Brighton,
Mirror Lake Highway, Scofield, Cove Fort, Koosharem, Fish Lake,
Loa, Panguitch, and Bryce Canyon
942 PM MDT Wed Mar 22 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS 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.
  Mountain locations below 8000 feet can expect 2 to 6 inches of
  accumulation.

* TIMING...Snow will become widespread overnight, with locally
  heavy snows through Thursday morning.

* SNOW LEVELS...Near 8500 feet this evening, lowering to all
  mountain elevations by late tonight.

* IMPACTS...Winter driving conditions can be expected along all
  high elevation routes, with the greatest travel impacts 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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