Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
628 PM EDT TUE JUL 8 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MORRISTOWN  HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  CLAY COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA...
  CHEROKEE COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 715 PM EDT

* AT 628 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SEVERE
  THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND DAMAGING
  WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THESE STORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM NEAR ANDREWS TO 10 MILES NORTH OF MORGANTON...AND
  WERE MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  ANDREWS...MURPHY...HAYESVILLE...TOPTON...SHOOTING CREEK...HOT
  HOUSE...BRASSTOWN...MARBLE...AND TUSQUITEE.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IN ADDITION TO LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS...CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO
GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. MOVE INDOORS
IMMEDIATELY. LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURES LEADING KILLERS. REMEMBER...
IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY
LIGHTNING.

&&

LAT...LON 3499 8432 3510 8422 3520 8400 3525 8385
      3524 8375 3525 8370 3523 8369 3520 8373
      3519 8372 3515 8374 3515 8365 3512 8364
      3512 8362 3503 8353 3501 8352 3500 8348
TIME...MOT...LOC 2228Z 282DEG 24KT 3521 8378 3502 8420

$$

JW


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