SOUTHERN UTAH – The National Weather Service has issued a “Winter Weather Advisory” for snow, for Washington, Iron, Kane, Garfield and Beaver counties, in effect from 11 a.m. Monday to 4 p.m. Tuesday.
The mountains of central and southwest Utah, including the cities of Cove Fort, Koosharem, Fish Lake, Loa, Panguitch and Bryce Canyon.
Storm totals of 5 to 10 inches.
Snow will develop across the area during the day Monday and increase in coverage and intensity late in the afternoon. Snow will then continue, heavy at times, through Monday night before gradually tapering off Tuesday morning.
Snow will impact travel on all passes across the central and southwest mountains, including Interstate 70.
Precautionary preparedness actions
A winter weather advisory for snow means that snow accumulations will primarily cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads. Use caution while driving.
Weather spotters are encouraged to report significant weather conditions according to standard operating procedures.
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