NOAA: Winter Weather Advisory Issued In Utah | 10-18″ of Snow Today – Friday

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PURPLE= Winter Weather Advisory. Image: NOAA/SnowBrains

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Utah. It’s in effect Today – Friday. Persistent snowfall is forecasted to impact the area throughout that time.

Alta Ski Area and Brighton Resort have a few powder days ahead of them.

Utah:

  • 10-18″ of Snow Today – Friday

“Another storm system will bring another round of precipitation Thursday into Friday. Snow levels around 5,500-6,500 feet Thursday will fall to most valley floors by Friday afternoon. See the graphic for more information on timing, impacts, and potential accumulations.”

– NOAA Salt Lake City, UT

7 day snowfall totals. Image: Tropical Tidbits
7 day precipitation totals. Image: NOAA

Snow levels will hover between 6,500ft and 5,500ft today, before falling to valley floors on Friday.

The 6-10 day outlook calls for above average precipitation and below average temperatures in Utah.

Additional Storm Info:

More snow is on the way. Image: NOAA Salt Lake City, UT

Utah: 10-18″ of Snow Today – Friday

* Snow, with total snow accumulations of 
  10 to 18 inches expected.
- NOAA Salt Lake City, UT
Extended forecast for Alta Ski Area, UT. Image: NOAA

Winter Weather Advisory:

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT
418 AM MST Thu Nov 29 2018

Wasatch Mountains I-80 North-Wasatch Mountains South of I-80-
Western Uinta Mountains-
Including the cities of Woodruff, Randolph, Alta, Brighton,
and Mirror Lake Highway

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS
MORNING TO 10 PM MST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Snow, with total snow accumulations of 10 to 18 inches
  expected.

* WHERE...The Wasatch and western Uinta Mountains.

* WHEN...Snow developing by early afternoon, then continuing at
  times overnight through the day Friday before diminishing
  Friday evening.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winter driving conditions can be expected
  at times on mountain routes including I-80 through Parleys
  Canyon and Highway 89 through Logan Canyon.
6-10 day temperature outlook. Image: NOAA
6-10 day precipitation outlook. Image: NOAA

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