Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
637 AM MDT FRI SEP 4 2015

UTZ001>016-019>021-517-518-WYZ021-051200-
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-
637 AM MDT FRI SEP 4 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

STRONG SOUTH WINDS WILL DEVELOP ACROSS MUCH OF THE WESTERN
OUTLOOK AREA TODAY. HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS WILL LIKELY
DEVELOP WITH AREAS OF REDUCED VISIBILITIES IN BLOWING DUST. GUSTY
CROSS WINDS ARE ALSO EXPECTED ESPECIALLY ALONG EAST WEST HIGHWAYS
MAKING HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES DIFFICULT TO HANDLE.

CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL ALSO DEVELOP ACROSS MUCH OF
THE WESTERN OUTLOOK AREA TODAY.

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE ALSO EXPECTED
OVER THE MOUNTAINS AND EASTERN PORTIONS OF THE OUTLOOK AREA.
STRONG GUSTY WINDS WILL BE THE PRIMARY HAZARD FROM THESE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

STRONG SOUTH WINDS WILL REDEVELOP ACROSS MUCH OF THE WESTERN
OUTLOOK AREA AGAIN SATURDAY AND COULD BE LOCALLY STRONGER THAN
TODAY. HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS WILL LIKELY DEVELOP ONCE AGAIN
WITH AREAS OF REDUCED VISIBILITIES IN BLOWING DUST. GUSTY CROSS
WINDS ARE ALSO EXPECTED ESPECIALLY ALONG EAST WEST HIGHWAYS MAKING
HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES DIFFICULT TO HANDLE.

CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL ALSO PERSIST ACROSS MUCH OF
THE WESTERN OUTLOOK AREA SATURDAY.

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED SATURDAY
OVER THE MOUNTAINS AND NORTHERN PORTIONS OF THE OUTLOOK AREA.
STRONG GUSTY WINDS WILL BE THE PRIMARY HAZARD FROM THESE.

MUCH COOLER AIR WILL SPREAD INTO THE OUTLOOK AREA LATE SATURDAY
THROUGH SUNDAY WITH TEMPERATURES DROPPING 15 TO 25 DEGREES
BETWEEN TODAY AND LATE IN THE 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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