Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Morristown TN
710 AM EST Wed Jan 17 2018

...Light snow is tapering to just a few snow flurries in the
higher terrain this morning with very cold wind chill
temperatures...

.A strong cold front has brought colder air and some snow to the
Southern Appalachians. Roads in the region are slick and snow
covered. Wind chill is quite low this morning as well. Use
caution if driving and dress warmly in layers if going outdoors.

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Johnson-Cocke Smoky Mountains-Southeast Greene-Unicoi-
Southeast Carter-Blount Smoky Mountains-Sevier Smoky Mountains-
Including the cities of Mountain City, Cosby, Cedar Creek, Erwin,
Roan Mountain, Cades Cove, and Gatlinburg
710 AM EST Wed Jan 17 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

Light snow is gradually tapering to a few snow flurries with very
little additional accumulation expected this morning.

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Scott TN-Campbell-Morgan-Sequatchie-Bledsoe-Marion-
Including the cities of Oneida, La Follette, Wartburg, Dunlap,
Pikeville, and Jasper
710 AM EST Wed Jan 17 2018 /610 AM CST Wed Jan 17 2018/

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EST /10 AM
CST/ THIS MORNING...

* WHAT...Very cold wind chills expected. Expect wind chills to
  range from 0 to 15 below zero.

* WHERE...Higher elevations of the plateau.

* WHEN...Until 11 AM EST /10 AM CST/ Wednesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The cold wind chills will cause frostbite
  in as little as 30 minutes to exposed skin.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Chill Advisory means that cold air and the wind will
combine to create low wind chills. Frost bite and hypothermia can
occur if precautions are not taken. Make sure you wear a hat and
gloves.

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