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

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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
502 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

TNC089-282112-
/O.CAN.KMRX.SV.W.0177.000000T0000Z-160828T2115Z/
JEFFERSON TN-
502 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

...THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR NORTHWESTERN JEFFERSON COUNTY
IS CANCELLED...

THE STORMS WHICH PROMPTED THE WARNING HAVE  MOVED OUT OF THE WARNED
AREA. THEREFORE...THE WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

LAT...LON 3647 8365 3631 8368 3623 8368 3613 8365
      3612 8368 3610 8366 3611 8365 3610 8365
      3608 8366 3610 8371 3608 8370 3608 8387
      3617 8391 3640 8395 3639 8392 3643 8390
      3643 8392 3650 8395
TIME...MOT...LOC 2102Z 089DEG 18KT 3640 8378 3624 8386 3614 8387

$$

TNC025-057-093-173-282115-
/O.CON.KMRX.SV.W.0177.000000T0000Z-160828T2115Z/
KNOX TN-GRAINGER TN-CLAIBORNE TN-UNION TN-
502 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 515 PM EDT
FOR NORTHEASTERN KNOX...SOUTHWESTERN GRAINGER...SOUTHWESTERN
CLAIBORNE AND UNION COUNTIES...

AT 502 PM EDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM 9 MILES WEST OF NEW TAZEWELL TO NEAR MAYNARDVILLE TO
NEAR PLAINVIEW...MOVING WEST AT 20 MPH.

HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MAYNARDVILLE...PLAINVIEW...BLAINE...LUTTRELL...SHARPS CHAPEL...
BIG RIDGE S.P....PAULETTE...NORRIS LAKE...MALONEYVILLE...ROSE HILL...
SPRINGDALE...HOUSE MOUNTAIN S.P....SANDLICK AND MASCOT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY. LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURE`S LEADING
KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO
BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY LEAD TO
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 3647 8365 3631 8368 3623 8368 3613 8365
      3612 8368 3610 8366 3611 8365 3610 8365
      3608 8366 3610 8371 3608 8370 3608 8387
      3617 8391 3640 8395 3639 8392 3643 8390
      3643 8392 3650 8395
TIME...MOT...LOC 2102Z 089DEG 18KT 3640 8378 3624 8386 3614 8387

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

AMP.23


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