Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
618 AM MST MON DEC 15 2014

UTZ001>016-019>021-517-518-WYZ021-161300-
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-
618 AM MST MON DEC 15 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

A NEW SERIES OF WEATHER DISTURBANCES WILL MOVE OFF THE EASTERN
PACIFIC AND IMPACT THE OUTLOOK AREA TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.
THE FIRST SYSTEM WILL AFFECT MAINLY THE NORTHERN THIRD OF UTAH
TUESDAY. MOUNTAIN SNOW ALONG WITH VALLEY RAIN AND SNOW WILL
GENERALLY BE LIGHT.

SOUTHERN UTAH WILL BE THE FOCUS FOR THE NEXT SYSTEM LATE TUESDAY
NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT. THIS SECOND EVENT COULD RESULT IN
SEVERAL INCHES OF SNOW ACROSS THE SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS. THE HIGHER
SOUTHERN VALLEYS WILL LIKELY SEE ACCUMULATING SNOW ON
WEDNESDAY...WITH THE LOWER VALLEYS NEAR THE ARIZONA BORDER
RECEIVING RAIN OR A RAIN AND SNOW MIX.

CENTRAL UTAH WILL ALSO SEE ACCUMULATING SNOWS...THOUGH AMOUNTS
WILL BE LESS THAN THAT EXPECTED ACROSS THE SOUTH. SNOW WILL
STRETCH INTO NORTHERN UTAH...THOUGH AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED TO BE
LIGHT.

LIGHT PRECIPITATION WILL LINGER INTO THURSDAY...WITH MOST OF THIS
ACTIVITY CONFINED TO SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL UTAH. HIGH PRESSURE
ALOFT WILL BRING DRY CONDITIONS AND SEASONAL TEMPERATURES TO THE
OUTLOOK AREA FRIDAY.

A WEATHER DISTURBANCE MOVING THROUGH THE NORTHERN ROCKIES WILL
BRING A CHANCE OF SNOW BACK TO NORTHERN UTAH THIS UPCOMING
WEEKEND.

.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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