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Dense Fog Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
800 PM PST WED JAN 28 2015

CAZ089>092-291200-
/O.NEW.KHNX.FG.Y.0012.150129T0400Z-150129T2000Z/
WEST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-EAST CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
SOUTHWESTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-SOUTHEASTERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LOS BANOS...MENDOTA...MERCED...MADERA...
FRESNO...HANFORD...LEMOORE...CORCORAN...VISALIA
800 PM PST WED JAN 28 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HANFORD HAS ISSUED A DENSE FOG
ADVISORY FOR THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY...WHICH
IS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST THURSDAY.

* TIMING...DENSE FOG WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP THROUGH THE EVENING
  HOURS. THE DENSEST FOG WILL BE AROUND TO A COUPLE OF HOURS AFTER
  SUNRISE...IMPACTING THE MORNING COMMUTE. THE FOG WILL BEGIN TO
  LIFT BY NOON THURSDAY.

* VISIBILITY...WIDESPREAD LESS THAN A QUARTER MILE. LOCALLY LESS
  THAN 500 FEET.

* IMPACTS...DENSE FOG CAN MAKE DRIVING HAZARDOUS...ESPECIALLY
  DURING THE MORNING COMMUTE. SLOW DOWN...PUT HEADLIGHTS ON LOW
  BEAM...AND LEAVE EXTRA STOPPING DISTANCE BETWEEN YOU AND THE
  VEHICLE IN FRONT OF YOU. IF POSSIBLE...POSTPONE TRAVEL UNTIL
  CONDITIONS IMPROVE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITIES WILL FREQUENTLY BE
REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE. IF DRIVING...SLOW DOWN...
USE YOUR HEADLIGHTS...AND LEAVE PLENTY OF DISTANCE AHEAD OF YOU.

&&

$$

SANGER

WEATHER.GOV/HANFORD


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
820 PM MST WED JAN 28 2015

AZZ004>018-037>040-291330-
KAIBAB PLATEAU-MARBLE AND GLEN CANYONS-GRAND CANYON COUNTRY-
COCONINO PLATEAU-YAVAPAI COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NORTHEAST PLATEAUS AND MESAS HWY 264 NORTHWARD-CHINLE VALLEY-
CHUSKA MOUNTAINS AND DEFIANCE PLATEAU-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN COCONINO COUNTY-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN NAVAJO COUNTY-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN APACHE COUNTY-
WESTERN MOGOLLON RIM-EASTERN MOGOLLON RIM-WHITE MOUNTAINS-
NORTHERN GILA COUNTY-YAVAPAI COUNTY VALLEYS AND BASINS-
OAK CREEK AND SYCAMORE CANYONS-BLACK MESA AREA-
NORTHEAST PLATEAUS AND MESAS SOUTH OF HWY 264-
820 PM MST WED JAN 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR APACHE...COCONINO...
NORTHERN GILA...NAVAJO...AND YAVAPAI COUNTIES IN NORTHERN
ARIZONA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

HIGH CLOUDS WILL CONTINUE TO INCREASE IN ADVANCE OF AN APPROACHING
LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

A LOW PRESSURE CENTER OFF THE BAJA COAST WILL STRENGTHEN AND IMPACT
ARIZONA FROM LATE THURSDAY THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY. THIS STORM HAS THE
POTENTIAL TO PRODUCE BETWEEN ONE AND TWO INCHES OF RAINFALL OR A
WATER EQUIVALENT OF RAIN AND MELTED SNOW.

CURRENT PROJECTIONS KEEP THE SNOW LEVEL AT OR ABOVE 8000 TO 8500
FEET THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING...THEN FALLING TO AROUND 7000
FEET BY MIDDAY SATURDAY. SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL IS POSSIBLE OVER
PORTIONS OF THE AREA ABOVE 8000 TO 9000 FEET. A WINTER STORM WATCH
HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE WHITE MOUNTAINS...SEE TEXT PRODUCT PHXWSWFGZ
FOR DETAILS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
436 AM MST WED JAN 28 2015

UTZ001>016-019>021-517-518-WYZ021-291300-
CACHE VALLEY/UTAH PORTION-NORTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
SALT LAKE AND TOOELE VALLEYS-SOUTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
GREAT SALT LAKE DESERT AND MOUNTAINS-WASATCH MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
WASATCH MOUNTAINS I-80 NORTH-WASATCH MOUNTAINS SOUTH OF I-80-
WESTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-WASATCH PLATEAU/BOOK CLIFFS-
WESTERN UINTA BASIN-CASTLE COUNTRY-SAN RAFAEL SWELL-
SANPETE/SEVIER VALLEYS-WEST CENTRAL UTAH-SOUTHWEST UTAH-
UTAHS DIXIE AND ZION NATIONAL PARK-SOUTH CENTRAL UTAH-
GLEN CANYON RECREATION AREA/LAKE POWELL-CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST WYOMING-
436 AM MST WED JAN 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE WESTERN TWO THIRDS OF
UTAH AND SOUTHWEST WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS WILL LINGER THIS MORNING
ACROSS NORTHERN UTAH...WITH THE BEST CHANCE COMING NORTH OF I-80.
LITTLE IF ANY ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE
HIGHER TERRAIN.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THE NEXT STORM SYSTEM WILL SLOWLY CROSS THE DESERT SOUTHWEST
DURING THE LATTER PORTION OF THE WEEK INTO THE UPCOMING WEEKEND.
THIS SYSTEM WILL SPREAD WIDESPREAD VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW
ACROSS THE SOUTHERN TWO THIRDS OF UTAH BEGINNING THURSDAY
NIGHT...AND CONTINUING THROUGH FRIDAY BEFORE ENDING SATURDAY.
SIGNIFICANT SNOW IS LIKELY ACROSS THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF CENTRAL
AND SOUTHERN UTAH. SNOW LEVELS WILL GENERALLY REMAIN NEAR 7000
FEET...BUT MAY FALL AS LOW AS 6000 FEET AT TIMES. HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BRING AN END TO PRECIPITATION LATE SATURDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/S NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SALTLAKECITY/ (ALL LOWER CASE)

FOR INFORMATION ON POTENTIAL ROAD TRAVEL IMPACTS VISIT...
HTTP://WWW.UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX

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