Snow moving into northern Utah ahead of weekend

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Posted at 4:31 PM, Jan 29, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-29 23:36:14-05

SALT LAKE CITY — A fast-moving storm system will bring snow into large parts of northern Utah through early Saturday, with the mountains expected to see a significant amount of accumulation.

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The mountains could receive up to 12 inches of snow overnight.

The northern Utah mountains are currently under a Winter Weather Advisory until 9 a.m. Saturday. An advisory for the southern Utah mountains will expire at midnight.

Snow moving into northern Utah ahead of the weekend

A Road Weather Alert was issued for Big and Little Cottonwood Canyons on Friday afternoon, and the traction law is now in effect.

Snow levels in the Salt Lake valley will drop over Friday evening, but driving conditions will remain hazardous. An inch of snow is expected in the valley, with a little more in the northern valley and benches.