Special weather statement: Slick roadways tonight

Radar time 8:50 p.m. Dots denote affected areas. Utah, March 3, 2013 | Image courtesy of National Weather Service
Radar time 8:50 p.m. Dots denote affected areas. Utah, March 3, 2013 | Image courtesy of National Weather Service

UTAH – The National Weather Service in Salt Lake City has issued a Special Weather Statement warning of possible slick roadways through the night.  

Slick Roadways: Precipitation affecting much of Utah and southwest Wyoming will keep most roads wet tonight. As skies begin to clear and a cold air mass arrives there is a good potential that patchy ice could develop on roadways. Most prone will be bridges overpasses secondary roads and higher elevation routes.

Areas affected: Utah Cache Valley/Utah portion, northern Wasatch front, Salt Lake and Tooele Valley, southern Wasatch front, Great Salt Lake desert and mountains, Wasatch Mountain Valleys, Wasatch Mountains, Interstate 80, north Wasatch Mountains, south of Interstate 80, western Uinta Mountains, Wasatch Plateau/Book Cliffs, western Uinta Basin, Sanpete/Sevier Valleys, west central Utah, southwest Utah – central mountains, southern mountains, southwest Wyoming.

Travel with caution.

For road conditions from the Utah Department of Transportation:

Visit UDOT’s Road Weather Alerts / Obtain UDOT’s smartphone travel app.

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