FROM THE  WEATHER.GOV/ALERTS . . . 

Heavy Snow Warning
Wasatch Mountain Valleys (Utah)

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
906 AM MST SUN FEB 3 2008
...ANOTHER STRONG PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM TO IMPACT UTAH...
.A STRONG PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM WILL SETTLE ACROSS THE GREAT BASIN
TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT...BEFORE MOVING EAST OF THE AREA ON MONDAY.

A HEAVY SNOW WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MST MONDAY.
THIS HEAVY SNOW WARNING IS FOR THE WASATCH MOUNTAIN VALLEYS.
TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 8 TO 16 ARE EXPECTED BY LATE TONIGHT.
SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE WASATCH MOUNTAIN
VALLEYS THROUGH THIS MORNING. THIS SNOW MAY TAPER OFF FOR A TIME
EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...BEFORE A COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH THE
REGION DURING THE MID TO LATE AFTERNOON HOURS. A BAND OF HEAVY
SNOW IS EXPECTED TO ACCOMPANY THIS FRONT AS IT MOVES THROUGH THE
AREA. THIS SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO THE EVENING HOURS BEFORE
TAPERING OFF LATE.

A HEAVY SNOW WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE FORECAST
THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. IF YOU MUST...KEEP AN EXTRA
FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN
EMERGENCY.

WE ARE HEADING OUTSIDE TO START DIGGING OUT BEFORE IT GETS ANY DEEPER, ABOUT 18" DURING THE NIGHT AND THIS MORNING - AMAZING -- WE HAVE NOT HAD THIS MUCH SNOW IN A LONG TIME - ANYONE FOR SKIING IN UTAH?  WE HAVE A GUEST ROOM !

HUGS
MICHELLE

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myAJ706
Feb. 3, 2008 at 12:59 PM I am so glad Im not there!! We got about 10-12 the other day but thankfully its finally starting to melt! Id go crazy with that much snow! Be careful though!

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cassy...
Feb. 3, 2008 at 1:29 PM oh, i miss utah so bad!!!!!!

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MyMariah
Feb. 3, 2008 at 2:01 PM Aww man I wish I was there!!!!! I love the snow!!! Stay Safe! :-)

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jenni...
Feb. 4, 2008 at 6:49 PM Sucks it is so cold here. I wish that it was spring or summer.

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