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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
523 AM MST MON NOV 24 2014

UTZ001>016-019>021-517-518-WYZ021-251300-
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-
523 AM MST MON NOV 24 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A FAST-MOVING WEATHER DISTURBANCE WILL BRING SNOW AND GUSTY WINDS
TO MUCH OF NORTHERN  UTAH THIS MORNING. SEVERAL INCHES OF SNOW IS
EXPECTED ACROSS THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS AND ADJACENT HIGHER
VALLEYS THIS MORNING. SNOW WILL TAPER OF LATE THIS MORNING
THROUGH THE AFTERNOON...ENDING ACROSS THE ENTIRE OUTLOOK AREA BY
THIS EVENING.

GUSTY WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP THIS MORNING. THE
STRONGEST WINDS WILL EXIST ACROSS THE NORTHWEST DESERTS AND SALT
FLATS...SOUTHWEST WYOMING...AND AT THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF
NORTHERN AND CENTRAL UTAH. AREAS RECEIVING SNOW THIS MORNING WILL
EXPERIENCE CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

THE NEXT STORM SYSTEM WILL REACH FAR NORTHERN UTAH LATE
TONIGHT...THEN SPREAD SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE REMAINDER OF NORTHERN
UTAH AND SOUTHWEST WYOMING EARLY TUESDAY. SNOW WILL RETURN TO THE
NORTHERN MOUNTAINS WHERE SEVERAL INCHES OF NEW SNOW COULD
ACCUMULATE. THE VALLEY LOCATIONS WILL LIKELY SEE SNOW EARLY IN
THIS EVENT...WITH RAIN OR A RAIN AND SNOW MIX LATER ON TUESDAY.

THIS SNOW COULD IMPACT THE MORNING COMMUTE IN THE MANY AREAS
INCLUDING OVER PARLEYS...LOGAN AND SARDINE SUMMITS. LOCAL SLUSHY
CONDITIONS COULD ALSO HINDER TRAVEL ALONG THE NORTHERN WASATCH
FRONT. MOTORISTS SHOULD ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH THEIR
DESTINATIONS.

HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL SPREAD ACROSS THE WESTERN STATES BY
WEDNESDAY. THIS HIGH PRESSURE WILL LEAD TO DRY CONDITIONS WITH A
WARMING TREND THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK.

VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW COULD RETURN FOR THE FIRST HALF OF
THE WEEKEND. SUNDAY WILL LIKELY BE DRY AND MILD FOR THE END OF
NOVEMBER.



SNOW WILL TAPER OFF MONDAY AFTERNOON AS THE STORM SYSTEM PUSHES
OFF TO THE SOUTHEAST.

VALLEY RAIN AND SNOW AND MOUNTAIN SNOW COULD RETURN TO THE
NORTHERN OUTLOOK AREA ON TUESDAY AND LINGER INTO TUESDAY NIGHT
WITH SOME ACCUMULATING SNOW POSSIBLE IN THE MOUNTAINS.

DRIER CONDITIONS WILL RETURN TO THE OUTLOOK AREA FOR WEDNESDAY
THROUGH FRIDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

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



Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
1004 AM MST MON NOV 24 2014

UTZ007>009-250000-
/O.CON.KSLC.WS.W.0008.000000T0000Z-141125T0000Z/
WASATCH MOUNTAINS I-80 NORTH-WASATCH MOUNTAINS SOUTH OF I-80-
WESTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WOODRUFF...RANDOLPH...ALTA...BRIGHTON...
MIRROR LAKE HIGHWAY
1004 AM MST MON NOV 24 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* AFFECTED AREA...THE WASATCH AND WESTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS OF
  NORTHERN UTAH.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL TOTALS OF 5 TO 10
  INCHES BETWEEN SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE MORNING BEFORE TAPERING
  OFF DURING THE AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...PERIODS OF STRONG WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS...GUSTING IN
  EXCESS OF 60 MPH ALONG EXPOSED RIDGELINES...ARE POSSIBLE.
  THESE WINDS WILL RESULT IN CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING
  OF SNOW.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS WINTER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE
  WASATCH AND WESTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS TODAY. THIS MAY IMPACT
  TRAVEL ON ALL ROUTES THROUGH THESE MOUNTAINS INCLUDING I-80 AND
  US-89. THOSE CONTEMPLATING TRAVEL OR OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES SHOULD
  BE PREPARED AND PLAN ACCORDINGLY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS A MIXTURE OF HEAVY SNOW AND STRONG
WIND IS EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. DRIVING CONDITIONS MAY BE
HAZARDOUS. USE CAUTION. BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN RESTRICTIONS IN
VISIBILITY DUE TO BLOWING SNOW. KEEP A WINTER STORM SURVIVAL KIT
IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

FOR WINTER ROAD CONDITIONS FROM THE UTAH DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION...VISIT
HTTP://WWW.UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX OR DIAL
511.

&&

$$



Avalanche Warning

UTZ007>009-251300-

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
BACKCOUNTRY AVALANCHE WARNING
FOREST SERVICE UTAH AVALANCHE CENTER
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UTAH
530 AM MST MON NOV 24 2014

THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE
FOREST SERVICE UTAH AVALANCHE CENTER.

THE AVALANCHE WARNING FOR ALL MOUNTAINS OF NORTHERN UTAH WILL
CONTINUE THROUGH MIDWEEK. DANGEROUS AVALANCHE CONDITIONS EXIST AT
THE MID AND UPPER ELEVATIONS...WITH BOTH NATURAL AND HUMAN TRIGGERED
SLIDES LIKELY.

THIS WARNING DOES NOT INCLUDE SKI AREAS OR HIGHWAYS WHERE
AVALANCHE CONTROL IS NORMALLY DONE.

FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT WWW.AVALANCHE.ORG
OR CALL 1-888-999-4019.

$$



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