Hazardous Weather Outlook
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Morristown TN
400 AM EDT Mon Jul 17 2017

Cherokee-Clay-Scott TN-Campbell-Claiborne-Hancock-Hawkins-
Northwest Cocke-Cocke Smoky Mountains-Northwest Greene-
Southeast Greene-Washington TN-Unicoi-Northwest Carter-
Southeast Carter-Roane-Loudon-Knox-Jefferson-NW Blount-
Blount Smoky Mountains-North Sevier-Sevier Smoky Mountains-
Sequatchie-Bledsoe-Rhea-Meigs-McMinn-Northwest Monroe-
Southeast Monroe-Marion-Hamilton-Bradley-West Polk-East Polk-Lee-
400 AM EDT Mon Jul 17 2017 /300 AM CDT Mon Jul 17 2017/

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of Southwest North
Carolina...East Tennessee and Southwest Virginia.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

A large and strong area of high pressure will be in place
Wednesday through Sunday. During this time, temperatures in the
90s combined with dewpoints in the upper 60s to low 70s will allow
heat index values to climb to very uncomfortable levels. Heat
index values on Wednesday will range from the lower to mid 90s,
Thursday mid to upper 90s, Friday upper 90s to lower 100s,
Saturday upper 90s to near 100, Sunday upper 90s to near 100.

Heat index values will approach heat advisory levels on Friday
afternoon across the Central and Southern TN Valley. Advisory
criteria is 105 degrees.

Please limit time spent outdoors and take frequent breaks along
with drinking plenty of water.


Spotter activation will not be needed.


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