Cache Valley/Utah Portion Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 3:47 PM MST Jan. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory in effect until 5 PM MST Saturday...

The National Weather Service in Salt Lake City has issued a
Winter Weather Advisory for snow... which is in effect until 5 PM
MST Saturday.

* Affected area... the Wasatch front from the Idaho border south to
the Nephi area... the Cache Valley... and the Wasatch Mountain
valleys.

* Snow accumulations... generally 2 to 5 inches along the Wasatch
front with the greatest accumulations along the benches and from
the Salt Lake City area south. For the Cache Valley
accumulations will range between 1 and 4 inches. The Wasatch
Mountain valleys will see between 2 and 6 inches

* timing... accumulating snows will begin around midnight and
continue heavy at times through Saturday morning. Snow will
gradually taper off Saturday afternoon.

* Impacts... significant travel impacts are anticipated for late
tonight through Saturday morning. Road surfaces initially will
remain wet... followed by accumulating snows by late tonight and
continuing through the morning hours. Road surface in the Cache
Valley and the Wasatch Mountain valleys may see Road snow
through the afternoon.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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
Transportation, visit
http://www.Udottraffic.Utah.Gov/roadweatherforecast.Aspx or dial
511.