Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
1006 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

TNZ016-017-VAZ001-002-005-006-008-230330-
HAWKINS TN-SULLIVAN TN-SCOTT VA-RUSSELL VA-WISE VA-LEE VA-
WASHINGTON VA-
1006 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT...

AT 1002 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 26 MILES NORTH OF
CLEVELAND TO 6 MILES EAST OF WISE TO NEAR PENNINGTON GAP...AND
MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

THE THUNDERSTORMS CONTINUED TO WEAKEN AT LATE EVENING...BUT WIND
GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH AND BRIEF MODERATE TO LOCALLY HEAVY RAINS MAY
OCCUR...AS THE SHOWERS AND SPOTTY STORMS PASS ACROSS MOST OF
SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA AND THE TRI-CITIES AREA UNTIL NEAR MIDNIGHT.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
JOHNSON CITY...KINGSPORT...ABINGDON...ROGERSVILLE...NORTON...
LEBANON...WISE...GATE CITY...BRISTOL TN...BRISTOL VA...BRISTOL...BIG
STONE GAP...SURGOINSVILLE...PENNINGTON GAP...WEBER CITY...
CLEVELAND...COLONIAL HEIGHTS...SPURGEON...WALNUT HILL AND OAK GROVE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3660 8187 3640 8219 3644 8267 3624 8307
      3635 8316 3628 8323 3632 8328 3651 8312
      3659 8284 3660 8299 3672 8287 3678 8313
      3689 8288 3712 8272 3720 8255 3703 8248
      3696 8236 3714 8190 3664 8161 3663 8161
TIME...MOT...LOC 0202Z 278DEG 25KT 3732 8217 3699 8247 3681 8306

$$

TG


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