Special Weather Statement
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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Morristown TN
332 PM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

Cherokee-Clay-Scott TN-Campbell-Claiborne-Hancock-Hawkins-
Sullivan-Morgan-Anderson-Union-Grainger-Hamblen-Northwest Cocke-
Northwest Greene-Washington TN-Northwest Carter-Roane-Loudon-Knox-
Jefferson-NW Blount-North Sevier-Sequatchie-Bledsoe-Rhea-Meigs-
McMinn-Northwest Monroe-Southeast Monroe-Marion-Hamilton-Bradley-
West Polk-East Polk-Lee-Wise-Scott-Russell-Washington-
Including the cities of Murphy, Hayesville, Oneida, La Follette,
Tazewell, Sneedville, Rogersville, Kingsport, Bristol, Wartburg,
Clinton, Oak Ridge, Maynardville, Rutledge, Morristown, Newport,
Greeneville, Johnson City, Elizabethton, Kingston, Lenoir City,
Knoxville, Dandridge, Maryville, Sevierville, Dunlap, Pikeville,
Dayton, Decatur, Athens, Madisonville, Coker Creek, Jasper,
Chattanooga, Cleveland, Benton, Ducktown, Jonesville, Wise,
Norton, Gate City, Lebanon, and Abingdon
332 PM EST Tue Dec 12 2017 /232 PM CST Tue Dec 12 2017/

...Very Cold Wind Chills Tonight...

.Much colder air will continue to push into the Tennessee Valley
and southern Appalachians tonight. Scattered snow showers and
flurries across southwest Virginia and northeast Tennessee will
diminish this evening.

The brisk conditions and cold temperatures tonight will produce
low wind chill readings. Wind chills tonight and early Wednesday
morning will drop to zero to 10 degrees above zero across
southwest Virginia and 5 to 15 above zero over the northern
Plateau, northeast Tennessee, and southwest North Carolina.

Across the central and southern Tennessee Valley and the southern
Plateau, wind chills will drop into the teens to the lower 20s
across southeast Tennessee.

The cold wind chills may cause frostbite if you are not dressed
properly tonight and early Wednesday morning. Make sure kids
waiting for the bus to arrive Wednesday morning are dressed for
the cold.

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio and other local media for
further details or updates.


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