Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
133 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

NCZ060-061-TNZ081-082-084-087-098>102-280700-
CLAY NC-CHEROKEE NC-SOUTHEAST MONROE TN-EAST POLK TN-MARION TN-
BLEDSOE TN-WEST POLK TN-BRADLEY TN-SEQUATCHIE TN-MEIGS TN-
HAMILTON TN-
133 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR WESTERN CLAY...CHEROKEE...
MARION...SOUTHEASTERN MONROE...SOUTHWESTERN MCMINN...SOUTH CENTRAL
BLEDSOE...SEQUATCHIE...POLK...SOUTHERN MEIGS...BRADLEY AND HAMILTON
COUNTIES UNTIL 300 AM EDT/200 AM CDT/...

AT 132 AM EDT /1232 AM CDT/...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 18 MILES SOUTHEAST
OF MADISONVILLE TO 7 MILES SOUTH OF ETOWAH TO NEAR LAKESITE TO
GRUETLI-LAAGER...AND MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 40 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CHATTANOOGA...CLEVELAND...DUNLAP...JASPER...ANDREWS...MURPHY...
BENTON...DUCKTOWN...HAYESVILLE...SODDY-DAISY...SIGNAL MOUNTAIN...
SOUTH PITTSBURG...WALDEN...LAKESITE...WHITWELL...KIMBALL...
CHARLESTON...RIDGESIDE...WILDWOOD LAKE AND FAIRMOUNT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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

&&

LAT...LON 3499 8570 3522 8576 3524 8570 3529 8570
      3531 8557 3536 8550 3546 8554 3536 8513
      3532 8480 3525 8470 3529 8449 3524 8437
      3540 8419 3544 8403 3524 8401 3522 8395
      3525 8387 3499 8365
TIME...MOT...LOC 0532Z 327DEG 36KT 3539 8407 3523 8453 3522 8510 3538
8560

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