Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
1200 PM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

...WINTRY PRECIPITATION EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.A STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING A MIXED BAG OF PRECIPITATION TO THE
AREA THIS AFTERNOON INTO EARLY MONDAY. SNOW IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN
FALLING THIS AFTERNOON ACROSS THE AREA. THE SNOW WILL GRADUALLY
MIX WITH AND CHANGE TO SLEET AND RAIN OVERNIGHT INTO MONDAY. SOME
POCKETS OF FREEZING RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE AS WELL. THE
PRECIPITATION SHOULD BE ALL RAIN BY MONDAY AFTERNOON.

TNZ012>018-035>039-042>047-VAZ001-002-005-006-008-142200-
/O.CON.KMRX.WS.W.0003.160214T1800Z-160215T1700Z/
SCOTT TN-CAMPBELL-CLAIBORNE-HANCOCK-HAWKINS-SULLIVAN-JOHNSON-
MORGAN-ANDERSON-UNION-GRAINGER-HAMBLEN-NORTHWEST GREENE-
SOUTHEAST GREENE-WASHINGTON TN-UNICOI-NORTHWEST CARTER-
SOUTHEAST CARTER-LEE-WISE-SCOTT-RUSSELL-WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ONEIDA...LA FOLLETTE...TAZEWELL...
SNEEDVILLE...ROGERSVILLE...KINGSPORT...BRISTOL...MOUNTAIN CITY...
WARTBURG...CLINTON...OAK RIDGE...MAYNARDVILLE...RUTLEDGE...
MORRISTOWN...GREENEVILLE...CEDAR CREEK...JOHNSON CITY...ERWIN...
ELIZABETHTON...ROAN MOUNTAIN...JONESVILLE...WISE...NORTON...
GATE CITY...LEBANON...ABINGDON
1200 PM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST MONDAY...

* EVENT...SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 6 INCHES ARE
  EXPECTED...WITH 4 TO 8 INCHES POSSIBLE ACROSS SOME HIGHER
  ELEVATION AREAS OF SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA. IN ADDITION...A FEW
  AREAS MAY SEE SOME FREEZING RAIN WITH ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF
  LESS THAN A TENTH OF AN INCH.

* TIMING...SNOW IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ACCUMULATING BY EARLY
  AFTERNOON TODAY. THE SNOW WILL GRADUALLY TRANSITION TO A MIX
  OF SNOW...SLEET...FREEZING RAIN AND RAIN TONIGHT AND MONDAY
  MORNING BEFORE CHANGING TO ALL RAIN MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...SNOW AND ICE WILL MAKE DRIVING CONDITIONS HAZARDOUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW...SLEET...
AND/OR FREEZING RAIN ARE EXPECTED...CAUSING HAZARDOUS DRIVING
CONDITIONS. TRAVEL IS DISCOURAGED.  IF TRAVEL IS UNAVOIDABLE...
KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN
CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

TNZ040-041-067>074-142200-
/O.CON.KMRX.WW.Y.0007.160214T1800Z-160215T1500Z/
NORTHWEST COCKE-COCKE SMOKY MOUNTAINS-ROANE-LOUDON-KNOX-JEFFERSON-
NW BLOUNT-BLOUNT SMOKY MOUNTAINS-NORTH SEVIER-
SEVIER SMOKY MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWPORT...COSBY...KINGSTON...
LENOIR CITY...KNOXVILLE...DANDRIDGE...MARYVILLE...CADES COVE...
SEVIERVILLE...GATLINBURG
1200 PM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST
MONDAY...

* EVENT...SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES ARE
  EXPECTED. IN ADDITION...A FEW AREAS MAY SEE SOME FREEZING RAIN
  WITH ICE ACCUMULATION OF LESS THAN A TENTH OF AN INCH
  POSSIBLE.

* TIMING...SNOW IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ACCUMULATING BY EARLY
  AFTERNOON TODAY...WITH A MIX OF SNOW...SLEET...RAIN AND
  POSSIBLY FREEZING RAIN TONIGHT INTO EARLY MONDAY MORNING
  BEFORE CHANGING TO ALL RAIN.

* IMPACTS...SNOW AND ICE WILL MAKE DRIVING CONDITIONS HAZARDOUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...
AND/OR FREEZING RAIN ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING...BUT
ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE LIGHT.  DRIVING AND WALKING MAY
BE DIFFICULT ON UNTREATED ROADWAYS AND SIDEWALKS. BE PREPARED FOR
SNOW AND ICE COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES. IF YOU MUST
TRAVEL...SLOW DOWN AND ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR
DESTINATION.

&&

$$


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