Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
333 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...STRONG SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL DEVELOP SUNDAY EVENING AND
CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY MONDAY MORNING ACROSS THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS...

.SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE IN STRENGTH SUNDAY EVENING AS A
LOW PRESSURE CENTER MOVES NORTH THE AREA. A LOW LEVEL JET WILL
ALLOW FOR SUSTAINED WINDS OF 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH
ACROSS THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS. LOCALLY
HIGHER GUSTS COULD OCCUR IN A FEW SPOTS...SUCH AS THE HIGHEST PEAKS
IN THE MOUNTAINS.

TNZ041-043-072-074-087-010445-
/O.NEW.KMRX.WI.Y.0002.150201T2200Z-150202T1000Z/
COCKE SMOKY MOUNTAINS-SOUTHEAST GREENE-BLOUNT SMOKY MOUNTAINS-
SEVIER SMOKY MOUNTAINS-SOUTHEAST MONROE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COSBY...CEDAR CREEK...CADES COVE...
GATLINBURG...COKER CREEK
333 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM SUNDAY TO 5 AM EST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MORRISTOWN HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM SUNDAY TO 5 AM EST
MONDAY.

* EVENT...STRONG AND GUSTY SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS WITH SUSTAINED
  SPEEDS OF 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* TIMING...THESE STRONG WINDS WILL AFFECT THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF
  THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...THE HIGHEST GUSTS COULD DOWN A FEW TREES AND/OR
  POWERLINES IN THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 26 TO 39 MPH AND/OR GUSTS OF
40 TO 57 MPH ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES...
SO USE CAUTION WHEN DRIVING.

&&

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