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

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
519 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

TNZ017-VAZ002-005-272200-
SULLIVAN TN-SCOTT VA-WISE VA-
519 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN SULLIVAN...SCOTT AND
SOUTH CENTRAL WISE COUNTIES AND THE CITY OF NORTON UNTIL 600 PM
EDT...

AT 518 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 7
MILES EAST OF WEBER CITY...OR 8 MILES EAST OF GATE CITY...MOVING
NORTHWEST AT 20 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
KINGSPORT...NORTON...WISE...GATE CITY...WEBER CITY...NICKELSVILLE...
DUNGANNON...FORT BLACKMORE...BLOOMINGDALE AND HILTONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3671 8233 3666 8232 3663 8231 3653 8245
      3678 8279 3680 8277 3682 8279 3698 8257
TIME...MOT...LOC 2118Z 138DEG 18KT 3665 8243

$$

DH



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