Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Morristown TN
655 PM EDT MON MAR 27 2017

TNZ067-068-083>085-272345-
Rhea TN-Roane TN-Loudon TN-Meigs TN-McMinn TN-
655 PM EDT MON MAR 27 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN RHEA...SOUTHWESTERN
LOUDON...MEIGS...NORTHWESTERN MCMINN AND SOUTHWESTERN ROANE COUNTIES
UNTIL 745 PM EDT...

At 655 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Decatur, moving northeast at 40 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Athens, Sweetwater, Rockwood, Decatur, Fairview, Paint Rock, Clear
Water, Peakland, Hillsview, Eagle Furnace, Murray Store and Ten Mile.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

This storm may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio
stations and available television stations for additional information
and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.

&&

A severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 1100 PM EDT for
eastern Tennessee.

LAT...LON 3536 8476 3545 8494 3587 8468 3571 8441
      3566 8446 3565 8449 3567 8450 3565 8451
      3565 8452 3563 8450 3562 8451 3562 8452
      3560 8452
TIME...MOT...LOC 2255Z 213DEG 36KT 3547 8483

$$

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