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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Morristown TN
1009 PM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

...WINDY CONDITIONS TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY MONDAY AFTERNOON ACROSS
THE MOUNTAINS AND ADJACENT FOOTHILLS...

.A cold front will approach the area overnight and will sweep
through on Monday. Southeast winds will strengthen overnight
ahead of this system across the mountains and foothills of East
Tennessee, and windy conditions will persist into early Monday
afternoon before diminishing.

TNZ041-043-072-074-087-231015-
/O.CON.KMRX.HW.W.0003.000000T0000Z-171023T1700Z/
Cocke Smoky Mountains-Southeast Greene-Blount Smoky Mountains-
Sevier Smoky Mountains-Southeast Monroe-
Including the cities of Cosby, Cedar Creek, Cades Cove,
Gatlinburg, and Coker Creek
1009 PM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT MONDAY...

* EVENT...Southerly winds increase to 25 to 40 mph with gusts to
  around 65 mph possible, mainly across the higher elevations
  and adjacent foothills.

* TIMING...This evening through early Monday afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Tree and powerlines may be downed. Driving may be
  difficult in cross winds especially for high profile vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph and/or
gusts of 58 mph or stronger can be expected at times.  Winds of
these magnitudes can cause property damage and power outages.
Motorists should use caution...especially those in high profile
vehicles.

&&

$$

TNZ018-045>047-231015-
/O.CON.KMRX.WI.Y.0022.171023T0400Z-171023T1900Z/
Johnson-Unicoi-Northwest Carter-Southeast Carter-
Including the cities of Mountain City, Erwin, Elizabethton,
and Roan Mountain
1009 PM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM EDT MONDAY...

* EVENT...Southeast winds increase to 20 to 35 mph with gusts up
  to 55 mph possible, mainly across the higher elevations and
  foothills.

* TIMING...Late this evening through early Monday afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Limbs, powerlines and some weaker trees may be
  downed. Driving may be difficult in cross winds especially for
  high profile vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 26 to 39 mph and/or gusts of
40 to 57 mph are expected or occurring. Winds this strong can
make driving difficult...especially for high profile vehicles.
Use extra caution.

&&

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