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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
606 AM MDT MON MAY 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-
606 AM MDT MON MAY 4 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL ONCE AGAIN EXIST
ACROSS THE OUTLOOK THROUGH TONIGHT. MOST OF THE SHOWERS AND STORMS
WILL CONCENTRATE ACROSS SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL UTAH. BRIEF BUT
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL ACCOMPANY THE STRONGER THUNDERSTORMS
ACROSS SOUTHERN UTAH THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. GUSTY WINDS ARE
ALSO A POSSIBILITY WITH ANY SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED AGAIN
TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL AND GUSTY
WINDS WILL REMAIN THE MAIN HAZARD WITH THE STRONGER SHOWERS AND
STORMS.

SOMEWHAT DRIER AIR WILL SPREAD INTO THE OUTLOOK AREA AHEAD OF A
STRONG PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM ARRIVING LATE IN THE WEEK. THE NUMBER
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DECREASE ON WEDNESDAY...THEN
PICK UP AGAIN THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. COLDER TEMPERATURES
AND WIDESPREAD PRECIPITATION WILL ARRIVE FOR FRIDAY THROUGH THE
UPCOMING WEEKEND. SIGNIFICANT VALLEY RAINS ARE POSSIBLE...WITH
ACCUMULATING SNOWS POSSIBLE OVER THE HIGHER MOUNTAINS ACROSS THE
ENTIRE OUTLOOK AREA.

.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




Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
210 PM MDT MON MAY 4 2015

UTZ001>011-WYZ021-042130-
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-SOUTHWEST WYOMING-
210 PM MDT MON MAY 4 2015

.NOW...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP AND
DRIFT TO THE NORTH-NORTHWEST OVER NORTHERN UTAH AND SOUTHWEST
WYOMING THIS AFTERNOON. THE STRONGEST STORMS AT 200 PM WERE
LOCATED OVER SOUTHWEST DUCHESNE COUNTY...JUST NORTHEAST OF
MORGAN...AND JUST SOUTHWEST OF PARK CITY. SOME OF THESE STORMS
WILL PRODUCE LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN...SMALL HAIL...DANGEROUS
LIGHTNING...AND GUSTY WINDS.

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