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Winter storm expected to bring mountain snow, valley rain to Utah through Friday

By Jacob Klopfenstein, | Posted - Feb 13th, 2019 @ 8:07pm

SALT LAKE CITY — Winter storm warnings and weather advisories are in effect for various areas across Utah.

The storm will start out warm Wednesday night and Thursday before getting colder on Friday, according to the National Weather Service in Salt Lake City.

Wednesday evening and Thursday will see mostly rain in the valleys and mountain snow, according to the weather service. Snow is expected to move to the valleys on Friday.

Areas from Weber County north are expected to get several inches of snow by Wednesday night, according to KSL Weather’s Grant Weyman.

Road snow is expected in mountain and canyon routes throughout the state, according to the Utah Department of Transportation.

As of 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, drivers in Big and Little Cottonwood canyons must have tire chains or 4-wheel drive, according to UDOT.

Check the full weather forecast here. Stay with for the latest weather information throughout the rest of the week.

Jacob Klopfenstein

KSL Weather Forecast