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

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Morristown TN
538 PM EDT THU APR 27 2017

TNZ017-018-044-046-047-VAZ008-272230-
Sullivan TN-Washington TN-Northwest Carter TN-Southeast Carter TN-
Johnson TN-Washington VA-
538 PM EDT THU APR 27 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR EASTERN SULLIVAN...NORTHEASTERN
WASHINGTON...CENTRAL CARTER...JOHNSON AND SOUTHEASTERN WASHINGTON
COUNTIES UNTIL 630 PM EDT...

At 537 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over
Central, or over Johnson City, moving northeast at 50 mph.

Half inch hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Johnson City, Elizabethton, Mountain City, Central, Hampton, Pine
Crest, Midway, Unicoi, Damascus, Watauga, Hunter, Morril`s Cave,
Rocky Mount S.p., Neva, Laurel Bloomery, Sadie, Shady Valley, South
Holston Dam, Doeville and Milligan College.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

This storm may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio
stations and available television stations for additional information
and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.

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LAT...LON 3662 8161 3661 8165 3659 8168 3657 8168
      3653 8171 3647 8170 3646 8171 3642 8172
      3641 8174 3640 8174 3625 8229 3626 8232
      3625 8234 3623 8236 3636 8245 3673 8167
      3664 8162 3663 8160
TIME...MOT...LOC 2137Z 241DEG 42KT 3635 8232

$$

Moulton



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