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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Morristown TN
325 AM EST Tue Feb 28 2017

...STRONG WINDS EXPECTED ACROSS THE SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS AND
EASTERN TENNESSEE VALLEY LATE TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.A strong low-level jet will move into eastern Tennessee Valley
late tonight into Wednesday morning ahead of a cold front that
will sweep into the region later in the afternoon. This will
result in strong, gusty winds over the entire region,
particularly during the day on Wednesday. Sustained winds of 20 to
35 mph will be possible, with gusts up to 50 mph at times. These
strong winds will taper off in the valley in wake of the frontal
passage by Wednesday evening, but will continue overnight along
the East Tennessee Mountains until early Thursday morning.

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Cocke Smoky Mountains-Blount Smoky Mountains-
Sevier Smoky Mountains-
Including the cities of Cosby, Cades Cove, and Gatlinburg
325 AM EST Tue Feb 28 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 7 AM EST
THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from midnight tonight to 7 AM EST
Thursday.

* EVENT...Winds of 20 to 35 mph, with gusts up to 50 mph.

* TIMING...Midnight through 7 AM Thursday.

* IMPACTS...These winds may down trees or tree limbs...as well as
  power lines. Loose outdoor objects should be secured. Motorists
  should be extra cautious to cross winds especially when driving
  in the higher elevations.

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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Johnson-Southeast Greene-Unicoi-Southeast Carter-
Including the cities of Mountain City, Cedar Creek, Erwin,
and Roan Mountain
325 AM EST Tue Feb 28 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM WEDNESDAY TO 7 AM EST
THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 7 AM Wednesday to 7 AM EST
Thursday.

* EVENT...Strong winds of 20 to 30 mph, with gusts up to 45 mph.

* TIMING...7 AM Wednesday through 7 AM Thursday.

* IMPACTS...These winds may down trees or tree limbs...as well as
  power lines. Loose outdoor objects should be secured. Motorists
  should be extra cautious to cross winds especially when driving
  in the higher elevations.

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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098>102-VAZ001-002-005-006-008-282130-
/O.NEW.KMRX.WI.Y.0008.170301T1200Z-170302T0500Z/
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
325 AM EST Tue Feb 28 2017 /225 AM CST Tue Feb 28 2017/

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM EST /6 AM CST/ WEDNESDAY TO
MIDNIGHT EST /11 PM CST/ WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 7 AM EST /6 AM CST/ Wednesday
to midnight EST /11 PM CST/ Wednesday night.

* EVENT...Southerly winds 20 to 30 mph, with gusts up to 45 mph.

* TIMING...7 AM to 10 PM on Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...These winds may down trees or tree limbs...as well as
  power lines. Loose outdoor objects should be secured. Motorists
  should be extra cautious to cross winds especially when driving
  in the higher elevations.

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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