Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN
WWUS74 KMRX 010154
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Morristown TN
954 PM EDT Sun Apr 30 2017
...Windy conditions expected tonight through Monday afternoon
across southwest Virginia...east Tennessee...and southwest North
.A cold front and associated moderately strong low level jet will
build across the Tennessee Valley through Monday afternoon. The
jet will produce gusty winds across the area tonight through
Northwest Cocke-Cocke Smoky Mountains-Northwest Greene-
Southeast Greene-Washington TN-Unicoi-Northwest Carter-
Southeast Carter-Roane-Loudon-Knox-Jefferson-NW Blount-
Blount Smoky Mountains-North Sevier-Sevier Smoky Mountains-
Southeast Monroe-Marion-Hamilton-Bradley-West Polk-East Polk-Lee-
Including the cities of Murphy, Hayesville, Oneida, La Follette,
Tazewell, Sneedville, Rogersville, Kingsport, Bristol,
Mountain City, Wartburg, Clinton, Oak Ridge, Maynardville,
Rutledge, Morristown, Newport, Cosby, Greeneville, Cedar Creek,
Johnson City, Erwin, Elizabethton, Roan Mountain, Kingston,
Lenoir City, Knoxville, Dandridge, Maryville, Cades Cove,
Sevierville, Gatlinburg, Dunlap, Pikeville, Dayton, Decatur,
Athens, Madisonville, Coker Creek, Jasper, Chattanooga,
Cleveland, Benton, Ducktown, Jonesville, Wise, Norton, Gate City,
Lebanon, and Abingdon
954 PM EDT Sun Apr 30 2017 /854 PM CDT Sun Apr 30 2017/
...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT /3 PM CDT/
* EVENT...Winds of 25 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph can be
expected...especially in the higher terrain.
* TIMING...Tonight through Monday afternoon.
* IMPACTS...The windy conditions may down trees, branches and
power lines. Scattered power outages are possible. Driving
high profile vehicles in these conditions will be difficult.
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.