Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
346 PM EST THU FEB 11 2016

...SNOW ACCUMULATIONS EXPECTED FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY
NIGHT...

.A FAST MOVING SYSTEM WILL CROSS THE AREA ON FRIDAY. IT WILL
PRODUCE SNOW BEGINNING AROUND SUNRISE FRIDAY MORNING AND CONTINUING
INTO THE EARLY AFTERNOON HOURS. COLDER AIR WILL BUILD IN DURING
THE AFTERNOON...AND SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS WILL
PERSIST INTO FRIDAY NIGHT. THE GREATEST ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE IN
HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

TNZ018-045-047-VAZ001-002-005-006-008-120900-
/O.NEW.KMRX.WW.Y.0006.160212T1100Z-160213T0900Z/
JOHNSON-UNICOI-SOUTHEAST CARTER-LEE-WISE-SCOTT-RUSSELL-WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOUNTAIN CITY...ERWIN...ROAN MOUNTAIN...
JONESVILLE...WISE...NORTON...GATE CITY...LEBANON...ABINGDON
346 PM EST THU FEB 11 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM FRIDAY TO 4 AM EST
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MORRISTOWN HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM FRIDAY TO
4 AM EST SATURDAY.

* EVENT...SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES ARE EXPECTED. THE
  GREATEST ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE IN THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN AROUND SUNRISE FRIDAY. SCATTERED TO
  NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS WILL LINGER INTO FRIDAY EVENING...AND
  GRADUALLY DECREASE LATE FRIDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...ROAD CONDITIONS WILL BE DETERIORATING FRIDAY
  MORNING...AND HAZARDOUS ROAD CONDITIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH
  FRIDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TRAVEL WILL LIKELY BECOME HAZARDOUS ONCE THE WINTRY PRECIPITATION
BEGINS. MOTORISTS NEED TO BE ESPECIALLY CAREFUL ON BRIDGES AND
OVERPASSES WHERE SLIPPERY SPOTS OFTEN DEVELOP FIRST.

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