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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT
320 PM MDT Wed Apr 26 2017

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-
320 PM MDT Wed Apr 26 2017

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

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

Accumulating snowfall can be expected in the higher elevations
this evening. Snow levels begin the evening around 8000 feet,
falling to near 6000 feet by morning. Travel impacts are possible
on higher mountain passes for the morning commute.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Wednesday

A colder system is expected to drop into the area Thursday
through Friday, which could bring snow showers to the valley
floors of northern, central, and southwest Utah. More significant
snowfall can be expected in the adjacent mountains during this
period. A Hard Freeze is possible Friday morning through Sunday
morning across central and southwest Utah valleys.

Gusty northwest winds may be locally strong across portions of the
west desert, western Uinta Basin, and Castle Country Thursday
afternoon into the night. Another bout of wind can be expected in
the same areas along with outlying Dixie headed into Saturday


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



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