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Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 11:15 AM MST on December 09, 2016

Expires 6:00 PM EST on December 10, 2016


... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 4 PM MST
Saturday...

* affected area... the Wasatch and western Uinta Mountains of
northern Utah.

* Snow accumulations... 18 to 36 inches through Saturday
afternoon. Locally greater amounts possible... especially
through the northern Wasatch Range.

* Timing... snow will continue heavy at times through the day
Saturday.

* Winds... westerly winds gusting in excess of 50 mph at times
along the ridgelines through Saturday.

* Impacts... winter driving conditions can be expected across all
mountain routes periodically through Saturday. This includes
interstates 80 and 84. Blowing and drifting snow may reduce
visibilities in exposed areas periodically through
Saturday... especially on US 89 over Logan Summit.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning means a mixture of heavy snow and strong
winds are expected or occurring. Driving conditions may be
hazardous. Use caution. Be prepared for sudden restrictions in
visibility due to blowing snow. 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.





Avalanche Warning

Statement as of 5:46 AM MST on December 09, 2016

Expires 8:00 AM EST on December 10, 2016


The following message is transmitted at the request of the
Forest service Utah avalanche center.

The Forest service Utah avalanche center in Salt Lake City has
issued a backcountry avalanche warning.

* Timing... in effect through 600 am Saturday.

* Affected area... the mountains of northern Utah including the
Wasatch Range... Bear River Range... and the western Uinta
Mountains.

* Avalanche danger... the avalanche danger will become high today
and remain elevated through the weekend.

* Reason/impacts... dense heavy snow combined with strong winds
will create widespread areas of unstable snow at the mid and
upper elevations. Both human triggered and natural avalanches
are certain. Stay off of and out from under slopes steeper the
30 degrees.

Backcountry travelers should consult www.Utahavalanchecenter.Org
or call 1-888-999-4019 for more detailed information.

This warning does not apply to ski areas where avalanche hazard
reduction measures are performed.



546 am MST Fri Dec 9 2016

The following message is transmitted at the request of the
Forest service Utah avalanche center.

The Forest service Utah avalanche center in Salt Lake City has
issued a backcountry avalanche warning.

* Timing... in effect through 600 am Saturday.

* Affected area... the mountains of northern Utah including the
Wasatch Range... Bear River Range... and the western Uinta
Mountains.

* Avalanche danger... the avalanche danger will become high today
and remain elevated through the weekend.

* Reason/impacts... dense heavy snow combined with strong winds
will create widespread areas of unstable snow at the mid and
upper elevations. Both human triggered and natural avalanches
are certain. Stay off of and out from under slopes steeper the
30 degrees.

Backcountry travelers should consult www.Utahavalanchecenter.Org
or call 1-888-999-4019 for more detailed information.

This warning does not apply to ski areas where avalanche hazard
reduction measures are performed.


546 am MST Fri Dec 9 2016

The following message is transmitted at the request of the
Forest service Utah avalanche center.

The Forest service Utah avalanche center in Salt Lake City has
issued a backcountry avalanche warning.

* Timing... in effect through 600 am Saturday.

* Affected area... the mountains of northern Utah including the
Wasatch Range... Bear River Range... and the western Uinta
Mountains.

* Avalanche danger... the avalanche danger will become high today
and remain elevated through the weekend.

* Reason/impacts... dense heavy snow combined with strong winds
will create widespread areas of unstable snow at the mid and
upper elevations. Both human triggered and natural avalanches
are certain. Stay off of and out from under slopes steeper the
30 degrees.

Backcountry travelers should consult www.Utahavalanchecenter.Org
or call 1-888-999-4019 for more detailed information.

This warning does not apply to ski areas where avalanche hazard
reduction measures are performed.



Public Information Statement

Statement as of 12:03 PM MST on December 09, 2016


... Preliminary storm information...

Today's precipitation and wind reports received through 11 am.

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

... Cache Valley/Utah portion...
Richmond - 4576 ft 6 am Fri 2.8 0.21
Logan - 4805 ft 6 am Fri 2.5 0.15
North Logan - 4749 ft 8 am Fri 2.2 0.15
Providence - 4528 ft 8 am Fri 2.0 0.17
Logan radio - 4470 ft 5 am Fri 2.0 0.14
lbw Southfork - 5095 ft 11 am Fri 0.14
Logan - Cache Airport - 4446 ft 11 am Fri 0.13

... Northern Wasatch front...
Garland 1 se - 4328 ft 7 am Fri 3.0 0.10
Ogden 8 am Fri 2.6 0.21
North Ogden - 4392 ft 7 am Fri 2.0 0.26
Brigham City - 4418 ft 9 am Fri 1.6 0.18
West Haven - 4400 ft 7 am Fri 1.5
West Haven - 4239 ft 7 am Fri 1.0 0.08
West Weber - 4248 ft 7 am Fri 1.0 0.08
Farmington - 4239 ft 7 am Fri 0.3 0.03
Fruit Heights - 4802 ft 7 am Fri 0.1 0.09
Beus Canyon - 5100 ft 11 am Fri 0.23
Ogden - 5134 ft 11 am Fri 0.18
South Weber - 4587 ft 11 am Fri 0.14
Thatcher - 4414 ft 7 am Fri 0.08
Ogden - Hinckley Airport - 4440 ft 11 am Fri 0.07
Farmington - 4226 ft 7 am Fri 0.07
Layton - 4770 ft 11 am Fri 0.06
Fruit Heights - 4590 ft 11 am Fri 0.06
Eagle Lake - 4377 ft 11 am Fri 0.06
Centerville - 4346 ft 7 am Fri 0.06
Roy - 4373 ft 11 am Fri 0.05
Kaysville - 4413 ft 11 am Fri 0.05

... Salt Lake and Tooele valleys...
Draper - 5052 ft 11 am Fri 0.12
Cottonwood Heights - 4587 ft 11 am Fri 0.06
Salt Lake City - 5088 ft 7 am Fri 0.06
Cottonwood Heights - 5138 ft 7 am Fri 0.04
Sandy - 4637 ft 7 am Fri 0.03
Salt Lake City - 4568 ft 7 am Fri 0.02
Holladay - 4540 ft 7 am Fri 0.02
Sandy - 4852 ft 7 am Fri 0.02

... Southern Wasatch front...
alpine 1 - 5749 ft 11 am Fri 0.05

... Great Salt Lake Desert and mountains...
rosette - 5685 ft 5 am Fri 4.0 0.20
Blue Creek - 5170 ft 11 am Fri 0.13

... Wasatch Mountain valleys...
Park City - 6824 ft 5 am Fri 3.5 0.13
Silver Creek jct - 6600 ft 7 am Fri 3.0
Heber City - 5768 ft 9 am Fri 1.5 0.12
Coalville - 5673 ft 11 am Fri 0.11

... Wasatch mountains I-80 north...
snowbasin-mid. Bowl - 7402 ft 6 am Fri 6.0 0.55
Powder Mountain 5 am Fri 4.5 0.62
Randolph - 6270 ft 5 am Fri 4.5 0.21
Emigration Canyon - 6024 ft 11 am Fri 0.06

... Wasatch mountains south of I-80...
Brighton crest - 9500 ft 4 am Fri 6.0 0.70
Alta Collins - 9662 ft 11 am Fri 6.0 0.89
Alta udot - 8799 ft 4 am Fri 4.1 0.59
Provo Canyon - 6100 ft 6 am Fri 4.0 0.37
Snowbird - 8100 ft 5 am Fri 4.0 0.32
Park City Summit - 9300 ft 5 am Fri 4.0 0.35
big Cottonwood Spruces - 7402 ft 4 am Fri 4.0 0.40
Solitude - 8200 ft 5 am Fri 3.5 0.34
canyons Village at Park City - 8800 ft 4 am Fri 3.0 0.27
Alta - guard house - 8799 ft 11 am Fri 0.77
Alta - base - 8560 ft 11 am Fri 0.62
Sundance Mid Mountain - 7450 ft 11 am Fri 0.47
Spruces - 7402 ft 11 am Fri 0.45
Aspen Grove - 6880 ft 11 am Fri 0.42
udot lcc Elberts - 7600 ft 11 am Fri 0.30
Deer Valley - Ontario - 9100 ft 11 am Fri 0.27
Deer Vly - Ruby - 8300 ft 11 am Fri 0.24

... Western Uinta Mountains...
Heber City 10 ESE - 8305 ft 8 am Fri 5.5 0.33
Aspen mtn - 7539 ft 11 am Fri 0.42
Heber City 6 E - 8284 ft 11 am Fri 0.38
West Fork blacksfork - 8865 ft 11 am Fri 0.26
Moon Lake - 8150 ft 11 am Fri 0.18

... Wasatch Plateau...
udot Strawberry Reservoir - 7600 ft 11 am Fri 4.0

... Western Uinta Basin...
Roosevelt - 5167 ft 8 am Fri 0.2 0.03
Hanna near Duchesne - 6745 ft 11 am Fri 0.11

... Central Utah mountains...
Grassy Lake nr Ephraim - 8880 ft 11 am Fri 0.24

... Southwest Wyoming...
Mountain view - 6800 ft 5 am Fri 3.0
Muddy Creek - 6970 ft 10 am Fri 0.07


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


... Salt Lake and Tooele valleys...
Draper - 5052 ft 1 am Fri 43 mph
Bluffdale - 4700 ft 1 am Fri 42 mph
flight Park South - 5202 ft 12 am Fri 36 mph

... Wasatch mountains I-80 North...
Logan Summit - 7620 ft 4 am Fri 45 mph
Red Spur - 8872 ft 5 am Fri 35 mph

... Western Uinta Mountains...
Windy Peak - 10662 ft 4 am Fri 61 mph
Dry Ridge - 11565 ft 5 am Fri 39 mph

... Central Utah mountains...
sr-72 at Hogan Pass - 8977 ft 2 am Fri 36 mph

... Southern Utah mountains...
fishlake d4 pt #4 - 9590 ft 2 am Fri 36 mph

... Southwest Wyoming...
Coal Road - 7349 ft 4 am Fri 35 mph



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