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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NASHVILLE TN
1112 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...A WINTER STORM WARNING HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR ALL OF MIDDLE
TENNESSEE...

.A STRONG UPPER LOW WILL CONTINUE TO BRING COLD AIR AND DEEP
MOISTURE INTO THE MID-SOUTH THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON. ONGOING
PRECIPITATION WILL CONTINUE TO TRANSITION INTO A MIXTURE OF
FREEZING RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW OVERNIGHT BEFORE CHANGING TO ALL
SNOW BEFORE ENDING ON LATE THURSDAY.

MOST OF THE AREA IS EXPECTED TO SEE SNOWFALL AND SLEET ACCUMULATIONS
BETWEEN 2 TO 6 INCHES...WITH MOST FREEZING RAIN CAUSING ICE
ACCUMULATION AROUND A TENTH TO A QUARTER OF AN INCH. AREAS SOUTH
OF INTERSTATE 40...ESPECIALLY AREAS NEAR THE ALABAMA BORDER AND ON
THE SOUTHERN PLATEAU MAY SEE ICE ACCUMULATIONS ABOVE ONE QUARTER
INCH. LIKEWISE....LOCATIONS ACROSS THE EXTREME NORTHWEST MAY SEE
SNOW AMOUNTS ABOVE 6 INCHES.

MAJOR TRAVEL IMPACTS ARE EXPECTED AREA-WIDE OVERNIGHT...BEGINNING
IN THE NORTHWEST. IN FACT...MAJOR TRAVEL IMPACTS COULD LAST ALL
THE WAY INTO FRIDAY AFTERNOON SINCE TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO
REMAIN BELOW FREEZING THURSDAY AND MUCH OF FRIDAY. LOW TEMPERATURES
FRIDAY MORNING ARE EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM THE SINGLE DIGITS INTO
THE TEENS.

TNZ005>007-023>026-051415-
/O.CON.KOHX.WS.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150305T1500Z/
STEWART-MONTGOMERY-ROBERTSON-HOUSTON-HUMPHREYS-DICKSON-CHEATHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DOVER...CLARKSVILLE...SPRINGFIELD...
ERIN...WAVERLY...DICKSON...ASHLAND CITY
1112 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
THURSDAY...

* TIMING...THROUGH 9 AM CST THURSDAY.

* ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 6 INCHES OF SNOW AND SLEET ARE EXPECTED...
  WITH THE HIGHEST AMOUNTS CLOSER TO THE KENTUCKY STATE LINE AND
  LOWEST AMOUNTS NEAR INTERSTATE 40. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS WILL
  BE POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY FOR AREAS NEAR THE KENTUCKY STATE LINE.
  FREEZING RAIN ACCUMULATIONS MAY BE AROUND A TENTH OF AN INCH.

* MAIN IMPACT...PRECIPITATION WILL CHANGE TO FREEZING RAIN AND
  SLEET...THEN ALL SNOW AROUND MIDNIGHT. THIS MIXED PRECIPITATION
  WILL CREATE MAJOR TRAVEL IMPACTS FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
  THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

* OTHER IMPACTS...TEMPERATURES ARE LIKELY TO STAY BELOW FREEZING
  FROM THROUGH MID DAY FRIDAY. THIS WILL LIKELY KEEP MANY
  ROADWAYS SLICK AND HAZARDOUS FOR AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF TIME.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW...
SLEET...AND ICE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE.  THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

TNZ008>011-027>034-064>066-051415-
/O.CON.KOHX.WS.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150305T1800Z/
SUMNER-MACON-CLAY-PICKETT-DAVIDSON-WILSON-TROUSDALE-SMITH-JACKSON-
PUTNAM-OVERTON-FENTRESS-DE KALB-WHITE-CUMBERLAND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GALLATIN...LAFAYETTE...CELINA...
BYRDSTOWN...NASHVILLE...LEBANON...MOUNT JULIET...HARTSVILLE...
CARTHAGE...GAINESBORO...COOKEVILLE...LIVINGSTON...JAMESTOWN...
SMITHVILLE...SPARTA...CROSSVILLE
1112 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST
THURSDAY...

* TIMING...THROUGH NOON CST THURSDAY.

* ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 5 INCHES OF SNOW AND SLEET ARE EXPECTED
  WITH THE HIGHEST AMOUNTS CLOSER TO THE KENTUCKY STATE LINE AND
  INTERSTATE 65...AND LOWEST AROUND INTERSTATE 40. FREEZING RAIN
  ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE AROUND A TENTH OF AN INCH...
  WITH SOME HIGHER AMOUNTS OF ICE POSSIBLE NEAR INTERSTATE 40
  AND THE CUMBERLAND PLATEAU.

* MAIN IMPACT...PRECIPITATION WILL BE A MIX OF FREEZING RAIN AND
  SLEET...WITH ALL SNOW DEVELOPING OVERNIGHT. THIS MIXED
  PRECIPITATION WILL CREATE MAJOR TRAVEL IMPACTS FROM TONIGHT TONIGHT
  THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

* OTHER IMPACTS...TEMPERATURES ARE LIKELY TO STAY BELOW FREEZING
  THROUGH MIDDAY FRIDAY. THIS WILL LIKELY KEEP MANY ROADWAYS
  SLICK AND HAZARDOUS FOR AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF TIME.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW...
SLEET...AND ICE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE.  THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

TNZ056>063-075-077>080-093>095-051415-
/O.CON.KOHX.WS.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150305T1800Z/
PERRY-HICKMAN-LEWIS-WILLIAMSON-MAURY-MARSHALL-RUTHERFORD-CANNON-
BEDFORD-COFFEE-WARREN-GRUNDY-VAN BUREN-WAYNE-LAWRENCE-GILES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LOBELVILLE...CENTERVILLE...HOHENWALD...
FRANKLIN...BRENTWOOD...COLUMBIA...LEWISBURG...MURFREESBORO...
WOODBURY...SHELBYVILLE...TULLAHOMA...MANCHESTER...MCMINNVILLE...
ALTAMONT...SPENCER...WAYNESBORO...LAWRENCEBURG...PULASKI
1112 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST
THURSDAY...

* TIMING...THROUGH NOON CST THURSDAY.

* ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 3 INCHES OF SNOW AND SLEET ARE EXPECTED
  WITH THE HIGHEST AMOUNTS CLOSER TO INTERSTATE 40 AND LOWEST
  AMOUNTS NEAR THE ALABAMA BORDER. FREEZING RAIN ACCUMULATIONS ARE
  EXPECTED TO BE AROUND A TENTH OF AN INCH TO A QUARTER OF AN
  INCH...WITH THE HIGHER AMOUNTS OF ICE FARTHER TO THE SOUTHEAST.

* MAIN IMPACT...PRECIPITATION WILL BE A MIXTURE OF FREEZING RAIN
  AND SLEET. SNOW SHOULD MIX IN WITH THE PRECIPITATION IN MOST
  AREAS OVERNIGHT. THIS MIXED PRECIPITATION WILL CREATE MAJOR
  TRAVEL IMPACTS FROM LATE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY
  AFTERNOON.

* OTHER IMPACTS...TEMPERATURES ARE LIKELY TO STAY BELOW FREEZING
  FROM WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH MID DAY FRIDAY. THIS WILL LIKELY
  KEEP MANY ROADWAYS SLICK AND HAZARDOUS FOR AN EXTENDED PERIOD
  OF TIME.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW...
SLEET...AND ICE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE.  THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$






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