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

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
547 PM EDT TUE JUL 28 2015

TNZ014-037-282230-
CLAIBORNE TN-UNION TN-
547 PM EDT TUE JUL 28 2015

SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR CLAIBORNE...AND UNION COUNTIES UNTIL
630 PM EDT...

AT 547 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 10
MILES NORTHWEST OF MAYNARDVILLE...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SHARPS CHAPEL AND NORRIS LAKE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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

&&

LAT...LON 3638 8367 3621 8393 3629 8398 3630 8397
      3635 8397 3637 8395 3639 8396 3639 8392
      3640 8391 3643 8391 3647 8386
TIME...MOT...LOC 2147Z 308DEG 21KT 3638 8391

$$

JW


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