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

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WWUS54 KMRX 082301
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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
701 PM EDT TUE JUL 8 2014

NCC039-043-082315-
/O.CON.KMRX.SV.W.0131.000000T0000Z-140708T2315Z/
CLAY NC-CHEROKEE NC-
701 PM EDT TUE JUL 8 2014

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 715 PM EDT
FOR CLAY AND SOUTH CENTRAL CHEROKEE COUNTIES...

AT 700 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND DAMAGING
WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THESE STORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM 15 MILES EAST OF ANDREWS TO 7 MILES NORTH OF
BLAIRSVILLE...MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
HAYESVILLE...SHOOTING CREEK...BRASSTOWN AND TUSQUITEE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IN ADDITION TO LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS...OCCASSIONAL CLOUD TO
GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.  MOVE INDOORS
IMMEDIATELY! LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURES LEADING KILLERS.
REMEMBER... IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE
STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

&&

LAT...LON 3500 8408 3509 8396 3513 8386 3513 8368
      3512 8364 3512 8362 3503 8353 3501 8352
      3500 8348
TIME...MOT...LOC 2300Z 282DEG 24KT 3517 8355 3498 8397

$$

JW



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