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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
627 AM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

UTZ001>016-019>021-517-518-WYZ021-041330-
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-
627 AM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE NORTHERN OUTLOOK AREA
THROUGH AROUND MIDDAY THEN TURN SHOWERY. THIS SNOW WILL IMPACT
TRAVEL ON ALL AREA ROUTES INCLUDING THE MORNING COMMUTE ALONG THE
WASATCH FRONT AND BACK.

SNOW WILL SHIFT SOUTHWARDS DURING THE DAY REACHING THE CENTRAL
AND SOUTHWESTERN OUTLOOK AREA THIS AFTERNOON WHILE IT TAPERS OFF
ACROSS THE NORTH. LOCAL ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED IN THE CENTRAL
MOUNTAINS AND IS POSSIBLE IN THE WESTERN VALLEYS.

THE SNOW WILL END IN MOST AREAS EARLY THIS EVENING WITH A FEW
SNOW SHOWERS LINGERING OVER THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

DRY WEATHER WITH A GRADUAL WARMING TREND IS EXPECTED WEDNESDAY
THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

.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




Avalanche Warning

UTZ518-041300-

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
BACKCOUNTRY AVALANCHE WARNING
FOREST SERVICE UTAH AVALANCHE CENTER
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UTAH
601 AM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

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

THE AVALANCHE WARNING FOR THE MOUNTAINS OF SOUTHWEST UTAH WILL
REMAIN IN EFFECT UNTIL EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING.

DANGEROUS AVALANCHE CONDITIONS EXIST AND HUMAN TRIGGERED
AVALANCHES ARE LIKELY.

BACKCOUNTRY TRAVELERS SHOULD AVOID SLOPES STEEPER THAN 30 DEGREES
AND STAY OUT FROM UNDERNEATH STEEP SLOPES.

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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