Northern Wasatch Front Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Storm Warning
Statement as of 4:28 AM MST on December 25, 2014

...Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until noon MST Friday...

* affected area...the valleys of northern and central Utah including the Wasatch front...the Cache Valley...the Sanpete and Sevier valleys...west central Utah and southwest Utah.

* Snow accumulations...3 to 6 inches valley floors and 5 to 10 inches benches.

* Timing...snow will continue through early Thursday evening then turn showery late in the evening. Snow showers will linger into Friday morning before diminishing.

* Impacts...accumulating snow on area roads will create winter driving conditions. This includes all major routes across the western valleys of Utah.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means that significant accumulations of snow are expected or occurring. Driving conditions may be hazardous. Use caution. Keep a winter storm survival kit in your vehicle in case of an emergency.

For winter Road conditions from the Utah Department of Transportation...visit http://www.Udottraffic.Utah.Gov/roadweatherforecast.Aspx or dial 511.

Local Storm Report

12/24/2014 0600 PM

Snowbasin, Weber County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m65 mph, reported by mesonet.

Ogden peak - 9570 ft

12/25/2014 0500 am

Snowbasin, Weber County.

Snow m6.0 inch, reported by trained spotter.

Snowbasin mid bowl - 7402 ft

12/25/2014 0550 am

Powder mtn, Weber County.

Snow m3.0 inch, reported by official NWS ob.

Powder Mountain - 0 ft

12/24/2014 1100 PM

Snowbasin, Weber County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m88 mph, reported by mesonet.

Snowbasin-Straw top - 8999 ft

12/24/2014 0600 PM

Snowbasin, Weber County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m65 mph, reported by mesonet.

Ogden peak - 9570 ft

12/24/2014 0700 PM

Snowbasin, Weber County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m78 mph, reported by mesonet.

Snowbasin-Straw top - 8999 ft

Public Information Statement
Statement as of 8:17 am MST on December 25, 2014

...Preliminary storm information...

Overnight snow totals received so far this morning. Wind gusts from late yesterday through the overnight hours.

***** Precip reports ***** time snow precip

...Cache Valley/Utah portion... Wellsville 8 am Thu 3.0

...Salt Lake and Tooele valleys... 2 SW Bluffdale 8 am Thu 6.0 Draper - 4460 ft 6 am Thu 4.5 Sandy - 4850 ft 6 am Thu 3.5 upper avenues - 5000 ft 4 am Thu 3.0

...Southern Wasatch front... Pleasant Grove 8 am Thu 3.0

...Wasatch Mountain valleys... Kamas 8 am Thu 2.0

...Wasatch mountains I-80 north... snowbasin mid bowl - 7402 ft 5 am Thu 6.0 Powder Mountain 5 am Thu 3.0

...Wasatch mountains south of I-80... Brighton crest - 9500 ft 6 am Thu 7.0 Provo Canyon - 6100 ft 7 am Thu 6.0 big Cottonwood Spruces - 7402 ft 6 am Thu 5.0 the canyons - 8800 ft 4 am Thu 5.0 Alta - Collins - 9662 ft 4 am Thu 5.0 Park City Summit - 9300 ft 5 am Thu 4.0 Solitude - 8200 ft 5 am Thu 4.0 Alta udot - 8799 ft 3 am Thu 4.0

***** wind reports ***** time windspeed

...Northern Wasatch front... Bountiful bench - 5114 ft 9 PM Wed 51 mph

...Salt Lake and Tooele valleys... Sandy - 5161 ft 9 PM Wed 59 mph Vernon Hill - 5761 ft 10 PM Wed 50 mph olympus hills - msi - 4960 ft 9 PM Wed 50 mph I-80 at mp 78 - 4213 ft 11 PM Wed 46 mph Baccus Highway - 5172 ft 9 PM Wed 46 mph Stockton Bar - 5161 ft 9 PM Wed 46 mph flight Park South - 5202 ft 9 PM Wed 45 mph flux - 4219 ft 7 am Thu 43 mph I-15 at 9000 S - 4407 ft 10 PM Wed 43 mph Bluffdale - 4700 ft 6 PM Wed 42 mph University of Utah - 4806 ft 11 PM Wed 41 mph Vernon - 5639 ft 9 PM Wed 41 mph Erda Airport - 4360 ft 9 PM Wed 41 mph Tooele 2 - 4318 ft 8 PM Wed 41 mph Point of the Mountain - 4750 ft 9 PM Wed 40 mph Mountain View at Juniper - 4900 ft 9 PM Wed 40 mph Deseret Peak complex - 4480 ft 9 PM Wed 40 mph court h - 5030 ft 9 PM Wed 40 mph Salt Lake Intl Airport - 4226 ft 7 PM Wed 40 mph Grantsville Reservoir - 5479 ft 2 PM Wed 40 mph

...Southern Wasatch front... portable RWIS 3 - 5100 ft 5 PM Wed 47 mph Pleasant Grove - 5200 ft 12 am Thu 42 mph

...Great Salt Lake Desert and mountains... diddle knoll - 4265 ft 6 am Thu 60 mph Lakeside mountain - 5039 ft 5 am Thu 56 mph groome - 4223 ft 2 am Thu 52 mph Callao - 4530 ft 6 am Thu 51 mph sr-30 at Curlew - 4766 ft 3 am Thu 50 mph Rosebud - 4987 ft 1 am Thu 50 mph Simpson Springs - 4645 ft 9 PM Wed 50 mph Wendover port of entry - 4227 ft 7 am Thu 49 mph I-80 at mp 1 - 4270 ft 7 am Thu 49 mph upper Cedar mtn - 7052 ft 3 am Thu 49 mph Eagle range - 4239 ft 6 am Thu 48 mph English Village - 4788 ft 8 PM Wed 47 mph Hat Island - 4242 ft 6 am Thu 46 mph Emigrant Pass observatory - 5744 ft 3 am Thu 46 mph uttr Oasis compound - 4437 ft 3 am Thu 44 mph slduro - 4220 ft 3 am Thu 44 mph target r - 4311 ft 2 am Thu 44 mph chaulk hill - 5155 ft 4 am Thu 43 mph Badger Island - 4199 ft 4 am Thu 43 mph Gunnison Island - 4242 ft 3 am Thu 43 mph north Salt Flats - 4218 ft 12 am Thu 43 mph Camel Back mtn - 5077 ft 3 PM Wed 42 mph west Salt Flats - 4237 ft 1 am Thu 41 mph Callao gate - 4250 ft 9 PM Wed 41 mph Wendover field - 4236 ft 7 am Thu 40 mph Aragonite - 5030 ft 1 am Thu 40 mph causeway - 4246 ft 1 am Thu 40 mph

...Wasatch Mountain valleys... US-40 Mayflower Summit - 6929 ft 9 PM Wed 40 mph

...Wasatch mountains I-80 north... snowbasin-Straw top - 8999 ft 11 PM Wed 88 mph Ogden peak - 9570 ft 6 PM Wed 65 mph snowbasin - Wildcat - 7703 ft 11 PM Wed 49 mph Sherwood Hills - 5039 ft 2 PM Wed 49 mph Powder Mountain - 8897 ft 6 PM Wed 46 mph

...Wasatch mountains south of I-80... central Wasatch peaks - 11066 ft 10 PM Wed 67 mph Park City - Jupiter - 10024 ft 9 PM Wed 65 mph Sundance - arrowhead - 8251 ft 12 am Thu 62 mph Deer Vly - Empire pk - 9570 ft 9 PM Wed 58 mph central Wasatch peaks - 10443 ft 9 PM Wed 56 mph Park City - Bonanza top - 9200 ft 11 PM Wed 54 mph Deer Vly - Bald Eagle - 8400 ft 12 am Thu 47 mph Park City - silverlode top - 9210 ft 9 PM Wed 45 mph canyons - Condor - 8999 ft 9 PM Wed 44 mph Alta - guard house - 8799 ft 12 am Thu 43 mph Deer Vly - Mount Baldy - 9347 ft 5 PM Wed 43 mph canyons - lookout - 8297 ft 6 am Thu 40 mph Bunnells - 8800 ft 11 PM Wed 40 mph

...Western Uinta Mountains... Lofty Lake peak - 11186 ft 11 PM Wed 69 mph Windy Peak - 10662 ft 10 PM Wed 50 mph Dry Ridge - 11565 ft 10 PM Wed 43 mph

...Sanpete/Sevier valleys... I-15 at Sevier river nb - 4941 ft 11 PM Wed 42 mph Sevier Reservoir - 5369 ft 2 am Thu 40 mph

...West central Utah... U.S. 6 at Eureka - 6584 ft 11 PM Wed 55 mph Fillmore - 4985 ft 1 am Thu 46 mph Mud Spring - 5902 ft 10 PM Wed 42 mph Fillmore port #2 - 5691 ft 1 am Thu 40 mph

...Southwest Utah... Cedar City Municipal Airport - 5627 ft 12 am Thu 45 mph Brimstone Reservoir - 5620 ft 9 PM Wed 43 mph Milford Municipal Airport - 5039 ft 6 PM Wed 43 mph

...Central Utah mountains... I-15 at Scipio Summit - 5960 ft 2 am Thu 50 mph Signal Peak - 8792 ft 8 PM Wed 49 mph Clear Creek Summit i70 - 7103 ft 9 PM Wed 46 mph Dog Valley - 6180 ft 12 am Thu 44 mph Lost Creek - 7490 ft 11 PM Wed 43 mph

...Southern Utah mountains... Greenville Bench portable - 6200 ft 7 am Thu 69 mph