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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
240 PM MDT FRI OCT 31 2014

UTZ007>010-517-518-011200-
/O.NEW.KSLC.WW.Y.0021.141101T0600Z-141102T0400Z/
WASATCH MOUNTAINS I-80 NORTH-WASATCH MOUNTAINS SOUTH OF I-80-
WESTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-WASATCH PLATEAU/BOOK CLIFFS-
CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WOODRUFF...RANDOLPH...ALTA...BRIGHTON...
MIRROR LAKE HIGHWAY...SCOFIELD...COVE FORT...KOOSHAREM...
FISH LAKE...LOA...PANGUITCH...BRYCE CANYON
240 PM MDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
10 PM MDT SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SALT LAKE CITY HAS ISSUED A
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 10 PM MDT SATURDAY.

* AFFECTED AREA...THE MOUNTAINS OF UTAH.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST WINDS GUSTING IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH IS FORECAST
  TO DEVELOP TONIGHT AND LAST THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW WILL DEVELOP LATER SATURDAY. BY THE
  END OF SATURDAY EVENING...2 TO 6 INCHES OF SNOWFALL IS FORECAST.

* SNOW LEVELS...BEGINNING AROUND 9000 FEET SATURDAY
  MORNING...FALLING TO 6500 FEET BY SATURDAY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...THIS EARLY SEASON STORM SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO BRING A
  COMBINATION OF STRONG WIND AND ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL TO UTAHS
  MOUNTAINS. WHILE THE STRONG WINDS WILL BEGIN TONIGHT...THE SNOW
  IS NOT EXPECTED TO DEVELOP UNTIL LATER SATURDAY. BLOWING SNOW
  MAY CAUSE REDUCED VISIBILITY BY SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
  SNOW MAY ACCUMULATE ON HIGH ELEVATION ROADS CAUSING SLUSH TO
  DEVELOP...ESPECIALLY ON SEASONAL HIGH ELEVATION PASSES THAT HAVE
  NOT BEEN CLOSED YET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED
DUE TO A COMBINATION OF FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW. USE CAUTION WHEN
TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

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

&&

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ROGOWSKI

FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SALTLAKECITY (ALL LOWER CASE)

FOR INFORMATION ON POTENTIAL TRAVEL IMPACTS VISIT...
HTTP://UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX

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