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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT
600 AM MST Sat Jan 20 2018

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-
600 AM MST Sat Jan 20 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the western two thirds of
Utah and southwest Wyoming.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A strong cold front will continue to slowly cross the area through
tonight. Significant snow accumulations are still expected across
the mountains, especially those from around I-80 south. In
addition, the valleys of west-central, central, and southwest
Utah as well as the western Uinta Basin and southwest Wyoming
will see significant snow as well.

Persons planning travel through tonight should be prepared for
winter driving conditions in snow, and allow for plenty of extra
time to reach their destinations. Those traveling should also
consider the possibilities of closed roadways, and be prepared
with winter survival kits.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

There is also a potential for some additional light snow across
the northern outlook area Monday.

The next cold storm system is expected to impact the area Thursday
into Friday. This storm has the potential to bring widespread
accumulating and potentially significant snow to the area.


Weather spotters are encouraged to report significant weather
conditions according to standard operating procedures.


For more information from NOAA/s National Weather Service visit...

For information on potential road travel impacts visit...

Winter Storm Warning

National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT
1008 AM MST Sat Jan 20 2018

Salt Lake and Tooele Valleys-Southern Wasatch Front-
Wasatch Mountain Valleys-
Including the cities of Salt Lake City, Tooele, Lehi, Provo,
Nephi, Huntsville, Park City, and Heber City
1008 AM MST Sat Jan 20 2018


* WHAT...Heavy snow occurring. Plan on difficult travel
  conditions. Additional snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches are

* WHERE...Salt Lake and Tooele Valleys, Southern Wasatch Front
  and Wasatch Mountain Valleys.

* WHEN...Until 11 PM MST this evening.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Be prepared for significant reductions in
  visibility at times.


A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions are occurring. If you must travel, keep an extra
flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an

For winter road conditions from the Utah Department of
Transportation, visit or dial


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