Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
945 AM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MORRISTOWN HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN MCMINN COUNTY IN EASTERN TENNESSEE...
  NORTHEASTERN MEIGS COUNTY IN EASTERN TENNESSEE...
  ROANE COUNTY IN EASTERN TENNESSEE...
  LOUDON COUNTY IN EASTERN TENNESSEE...
  NORTHWESTERN MONROE COUNTY IN EASTERN TENNESSEE...

* UNTIL 1030 AM EDT

* AT 945 AM EDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM NEAR ROCKWOOD TO NEAR FAIRVIEW TO 8 MILES WEST OF
  SWEETWATER...MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH.

  HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  OAK RIDGE...LENOIR CITY...KINGSTON...SWEETWATER...ROCKWOOD...
  LOUDON...MADISONVILLE...FAIRVIEW...OLIVER SPRINGS...MIDTOWN...
  HARRIMAN...VONORE...NIOTA...PHILADELPHIA...DEARMOND...PAINT ROCK...
  TEN MILE...BRADBURY...MURRAY STORE AND TELLICO VILLAGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

DAMAGING WINDS AND 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.

&&

LAT...LON 3551 8476 3568 8474 3569 8472 3573 8471
      3575 8474 3579 8474 3579 8476 3583 8477
      3586 8473 3590 8471 3593 8465 3595 8460
      3595 8456 3597 8455 3599 8444 3605 8435
      3590 8427 3583 8421 3551 8427
TIME...MOT...LOC 1345Z 261DEG 21KT 3584 8467 3574 8461 3560 8463

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

$$

AMP.23



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