A powerful storm will continue to affect Alaska through the middle of this week with strong winds, heavy precipitation and coastal hazards. Meanwhile, an upper level disturbance is forecast to track across the Intermountain West with showers, wind and some snow for the higher elevations. This system is expected to develop further for the Southern Plains for the second half of this week. Impacted Lanes: I-80, Highway 11, Highway 12, Highway 204, I-84
Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 6 AM MDT Thursday morning
- Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 10 inches, locally higher across the upper Cottonwoods.
- Impacts: Winter driving conditions will be possible on higher elevation routes including those seasonal routes that remain open late into fall. Those with plans in the higher terrain of northern Utah should be prepared for winter conditions.
- Winter driving conditions will hit I-80.
Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 11 AM PDT this morning
- Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 6 inches.
- Impacts: Plan on slippery road conditions.
- Highway 11, Highway 12
Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 5 PM PDT this evening
- Snow above 4000 feet. Additional snow accumulations of 1 to 7 inches.
- Impacts: Travel could be very difficult. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening commute, especially over Highway 204 and Interstate 84 over the crest of the Blue Mountains.
Additional Winter Weather Advisories include but are not limited to: Montana, Washington, and Colorado