Weather Alerts for Wasatch Mountain Valleys

Issued by the National Weather Service

Winter Weather Advisory  WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY   Winter Weather Advisory
WASATCH MOUNTAIN VALLEYS

Areas Affected:
Wasatch Mountains I-80 North - Wasatch Mountains South of I-80 - Western Uinta Mountains
Effective: Fri, 11/17 3:44am Updated: Fri, 11/17 2:11pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Fri, 11/17 5:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON...
* WHAT...Snow. Plan on slippery road conditions across the major
mountain passes including Logan Summit, Parleys Summit and
Sardine Summit. Total snow accumulation of 6 to 8 inches, with
localized amounts up to 12 inches, is expected.
* WHERE...Wasatch Mountains I-80 North, Wasatch Mountains South
of I-80 and Western Uinta Mountains.
* WHEN...Until 5 PM MST Friday. Periods of heavy snow are
expected Friday morning. Snow will turn showery Friday
afternoon then taper off by early in the evening.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Snow levels will continue lower to below
6500 feet across all areas by around midday today. Winter
driving conditions will impact travel across all mountain routes
in these areas late by late this morning through this afternoon. Be
prepared for reduced visibilities at times.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.
For winter road conditions from the Utah Department of
Transportation, visit
http://www.udottraffic.utah.gov/roadweatherforecast.aspx or dial
511.

Winter Weather Advisory  WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY   Winter Weather Advisory
WASATCH MOUNTAIN VALLEYS

Areas Affected:
Wasatch Plateau, Book Cliffs
Effective: Fri, 11/17 3:44am Updated: Fri, 11/17 2:11pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Fri, 11/17 5:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON...
* WHAT...Snow. Plan on slippery road conditions across the major
mountain passes including Daniels Summit and Soldier Summit.
Total snow accumulation of 2 to 6 inches, with localized
amounts up to 8 inches, is expected.
* WHERE...Wasatch Plateau/Book Cliffs.
* WHEN...Until 5 PM MST Friday. Periods of heavy snow are expected
from late this morning through most of the afternoon. Snow will
turn showery late this afternoon then taper off by early in the
evening.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Snow levels up around 8000 to 9000 feet
early this morning will fall to below 6000 feet starting mid
morning Friday. Winter driving conditions will impact travel
only at the highest elevations early this morning, but these
conditions will spread to all mountain routes in these areas
late this morning through late afternoon. Be prepared for
reduced visibilities at times.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
A Winter Weather Advisory for wet snow means periods of wet snow
will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow
covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while
driving.
For winter road conditions from the Utah Department of
Transportation, visit
http://www.udottraffic.utah.gov/roadweatherforecast.aspx or dial
511.