... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 11 am MDT this
* affected area... the Wasatch and western Uinta Mountains, the
Wasatch Plateau and Book Cliffs, along with the central and
southern mountains of Utah.
* Snow accumulations... 6 to 12 inches above 8000 feet with higher
amounts in areas favored by northwest flow. Mountain locations
below 8000 feet can expect 2 to 6 inches of accumulation.
* Timing... across the northern and central mountains, snow will
continue, heavy at times, before gradually decreasing in
intensity during afternoon hours. Across the southern mountains,
snow will increase again for the late morning and afternoon
hours. Snow will taper off across all areas this evening.
* Snow levels... near 6500 feet this morning, lowering to all
mountain elevations by mid-morning.
* Impacts... winter driving conditions can be expected along all
high elevation routes, with the greatest travel impacts this
morning. Periods of slush are possible this morning below 8000
feet along area roads, including Parleys Summit, Daniels Summit
and Sardine Summit, as well as the higher passes along I- 15.
A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that snow accumulations
will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow
covered roads. Use caution while driving.
For winter Road conditions from the Utah Department of
http://www.Udottraffic.Utah.Gov/roadweatherforecast.Aspx or dial
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