Severe Weather Statement
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Severe Weather Statement
National Weather Service Morristown TN
1039 PM EDT SUN JUL 23 2017

TNC057-063-089-240300-
/O.CON.KMRX.SV.W.0106.000000T0000Z-170724T0300Z/
Jefferson TN-Grainger TN-Hamblen TN-
1039 PM EDT SUN JUL 23 2017

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM EDT
FOR NORTHEASTERN JEFFERSON...CENTRAL GRAINGER AND HAMBLEN COUNTIES...

At 1039 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Rutledge,
moving southeast at 25 mph.

HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

Locations impacted include...
Morristown, Jefferson City, Dandridge, Rutledge, White Pine, New
Market, Baneberry, Panther Creek State Park, Alpha, Joppa, Buffalo
Springs and Lowland.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

Continuous cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Move indoors immediately. Lightning is one of nature`s leading
killers. Remember, if you can hear thunder, you are close enough to
be struck by lightning.

&&

LAT...LON 3619 8314 3617 8319 3613 8318 3615 8322
      3613 8322 3613 8324 3608 8323 3609 8324
      3608 8325 3605 8324 3593 8329 3623 8365
      3634 8343
TIME...MOT...LOC 0239Z 310DEG 21KT 3622 8347

HAIL...0.88IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

EMH



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