Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
448 PM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

UTZ001>016-019>021-517-518-WYZ021-011300-
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-
448 PM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

A WINTER STORM WILL CROSS THE REGION THROUGH TONIGHT. WIDESPREAD
HEAVY SNOWFALL WILL OCCUR ACROSS SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL UTAH THROUGH
LATE MONDAY...WITH SNOW EXTENDING AS FAR NORTH AS INTERSTATE 80.

TRAVEL ACROSS CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN UTAH WILL BE SIGNIFICANTLY
IMPACTED DUE TO HEAVY SNOWFALL. GUSTY WINDS WILL CREATE AREAS OF
BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW PARTICULARLY ACROSS THE WESTERN VALLEYS
AND SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS.

GUSTY EASTERLY WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP OVERNIGHT ALONG THE
NORTHERN WASATCH FRONT WHICH WILL RESULT IN CONSIDERABLE BLOWING
AND DRIFTING OF SNOW...WHICH MAY IMPACT TRAVEL ALONG AREA ROADWAYS
INCLUDING I-15...HIGHWAY 89 AND LEGACY PARKWAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

SNOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS AREAS SOUTH OF I-80 THROUGH THE DAY
MONDAY...WITH GUSTY WINDS RESULTING IN CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND
DRIFTING OF NEW SNOW. THIS WILL BE PARTICULARLY TRUE IN WIND PRONE
AREAS SUCH AS NORTHERN UTAH COUNTY.

GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE TUESDAY ACROSS FAVORED AREAS
OF EAST CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN UTAH. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW MAY
REDUCE VISIBILITIES IN THESE AREAS.

.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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