Snow and Gusty Winds Batter Cottonwood Canyons as Winter Storm Hits Northern Utah

Gusty winds and snow hit the Cottonwood Canyons in northern Utah on Friday, December 8, as transportation officials warned drivers to “stay alert” due to snowy conditions.

A winter weather advisory was in effect on Friday for several mountainous areas in northern Utah, where weather officials reported total snow accumulations ranging from 6 to 12 inches.

Weather officials told drivers to expect “winter driving conditions” on mountain roads. Credit: UDOT Cottonwood Canyons via Storyful

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