Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
523 AM MST MON NOV 24 2014

UTZ001>016-019>021-517-518-WYZ021-251300-
CACHE VALLEY/UTAH PORTION-NORTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
SALT LAKE AND TOOELE VALLEYS-SOUTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
GREAT SALT LAKE DESERT AND MOUNTAINS-WASATCH MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
WASATCH MOUNTAINS I-80 NORTH-WASATCH MOUNTAINS SOUTH OF I-80-
WESTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-WASATCH PLATEAU/BOOK CLIFFS-
WESTERN UINTA BASIN-CASTLE COUNTRY-SAN RAFAEL SWELL-
SANPETE/SEVIER VALLEYS-WEST CENTRAL UTAH-SOUTHWEST UTAH-
UTAHS DIXIE AND ZION NATIONAL PARK-SOUTH CENTRAL UTAH-
GLEN CANYON RECREATION AREA/LAKE POWELL-CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST WYOMING-
523 AM MST MON NOV 24 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE WESTERN TWO THIRDS OF
UTAH AND SOUTHWEST WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A FAST-MOVING WEATHER DISTURBANCE WILL BRING SNOW AND GUSTY WINDS
TO MUCH OF NORTHERN  UTAH THIS MORNING. SEVERAL INCHES OF SNOW IS
EXPECTED ACROSS THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS AND ADJACENT HIGHER
VALLEYS THIS MORNING. SNOW WILL TAPER OF LATE THIS MORNING
THROUGH THE AFTERNOON...ENDING ACROSS THE ENTIRE OUTLOOK AREA BY
THIS EVENING.

GUSTY WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP THIS MORNING. THE
STRONGEST WINDS WILL EXIST ACROSS THE NORTHWEST DESERTS AND SALT
FLATS...SOUTHWEST WYOMING...AND AT THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF
NORTHERN AND CENTRAL UTAH. AREAS RECEIVING SNOW THIS MORNING WILL
EXPERIENCE CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

THE NEXT STORM SYSTEM WILL REACH FAR NORTHERN UTAH LATE
TONIGHT...THEN SPREAD SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE REMAINDER OF NORTHERN
UTAH AND SOUTHWEST WYOMING EARLY TUESDAY. SNOW WILL RETURN TO THE
NORTHERN MOUNTAINS WHERE SEVERAL INCHES OF NEW SNOW COULD
ACCUMULATE. THE VALLEY LOCATIONS WILL LIKELY SEE SNOW EARLY IN
THIS EVENT...WITH RAIN OR A RAIN AND SNOW MIX LATER ON TUESDAY.

THIS SNOW COULD IMPACT THE MORNING COMMUTE IN THE MANY AREAS
INCLUDING OVER PARLEYS...LOGAN AND SARDINE SUMMITS. LOCAL SLUSHY
CONDITIONS COULD ALSO HINDER TRAVEL ALONG THE NORTHERN WASATCH
FRONT. MOTORISTS SHOULD ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH THEIR
DESTINATIONS.

HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL SPREAD ACROSS THE WESTERN STATES BY
WEDNESDAY. THIS HIGH PRESSURE WILL LEAD TO DRY CONDITIONS WITH A
WARMING TREND THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK.

VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW COULD RETURN FOR THE FIRST HALF OF
THE WEEKEND. SUNDAY WILL LIKELY BE DRY AND MILD FOR THE END OF
NOVEMBER.



SNOW WILL TAPER OFF MONDAY AFTERNOON AS THE STORM SYSTEM PUSHES
OFF TO THE SOUTHEAST.

VALLEY RAIN AND SNOW AND MOUNTAIN SNOW COULD RETURN TO THE
NORTHERN OUTLOOK AREA ON TUESDAY AND LINGER INTO TUESDAY NIGHT
WITH SOME ACCUMULATING SNOW POSSIBLE IN THE MOUNTAINS.

DRIER CONDITIONS WILL RETURN TO THE OUTLOOK AREA FOR WEDNESDAY
THROUGH FRIDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

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FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/S NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SALTLAKECITY/ (ALL LOWER CASE)

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


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