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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
608 AM MST SAT NOV 22 2014

UTZ001>016-019>021-517-518-WYZ021-231300-
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-
608 AM MST SAT NOV 22 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AN ENERGETIC PACIFIC STORM WILL REACH UTAH BY LATE THIS AFTERNOON.
VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW WILL INCREASE IN AREAL COVERAGE AND
INTENSITY THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON. HEAVY SNOW IN THE MOUNTAINS...
WITH RAIN CHANGING TO SNOW IN THE VALLEYS...WILL DEVELOP ALONG AND
BEHIND A STRONG COLD FRONT SWEEPING SOUTH ACROSS NORTHERN AND
CENTRAL UTAH LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

NUMEROUS WINTER STORM WARNINGS AND WINTER WEATHER ADVISORIES ARE
IN EFFECT DUE TO THE ANTICIPATED HEAVY SNOW AND STRONG HIGH
ELEVATION WINDS WITH THIS STORM. A WIND ADVISORY IS ALSO IN EFFECT
FOR THE NORTHWEST DESERT AND SALT FLATS DUE TO STRONG NORTHWEST
WINDS FOLLOWING THE COLD FRONT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THE POTENT EARLY SEASON WINTER STORM WILL CONTINUE ITS IMPACT ON
MAINLY NORTHERN AND CENTRAL UTAH SUNDAY. HEAVY SNOWFALL IS
EXPECTED THROUGHOUT THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS AND ADJACENT VALLEYS.
THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED THROUGH THE WASATCH RANGE...AND
THE ADJACENT BENCH AREAS ALONG THE WASATCH FRONT.

LAKE EFFECT SNOWS COULD ALSO DEVELOP SOUTHEAST OF THE GREAT SALT
LAKE...AND POSSIBLY NEAR UTAH LAKE LATE IN THE WEEKEND. A
SECONDARY WEATHER DISTURBANCE WILL BRING ADDITIONAL SNOW TO
MAINLY NORTHERN UTAH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY.

STRONG HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT DEVELOPING OFF THE WEST COAST EARLY IN
THE UPCOMING WEEK WILL BRING GENERALLY DRY AND COLD CONDITIONS TO
THE OUTLOOK AREA TUESDAY THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK.

THOSE WITH TRAVEL OR OUTDOOR PLANS THIS WEEKEND SHOULD BE
PREPARED FOR POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS WINTER WEATHER AND PLAN
ACCORDINGLY. THE NEW SNOW WILL ALSO INCREASE THE AVALANCHE DANGER
OVER THE MOUNTAINS OF NORTHERN UTAH.

.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




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