Hazardous Weather Outlook
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Morristown TN
201 PM EST Thu Feb 23 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-
201 PM EST Thu Feb 23 2017 /101 PM CST Thu Feb 23 2017/

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

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

A line of severe storms will move into the region late Friday
night into early Saturday morning. The main threat from these
storms will be damaging winds and hail up to the size of quarters.
Additionally, an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out. Timing is
still uncertain, but presently appears the best from roughly 9 pm
Friday to 4 am Saturday morning. The main threat area will be
north of I-40 and west of I-75, although a severe storm cannot be
ruled out anywhere in the forecast area.

In addition, strong southerly winds ahead of the front on Friday
may approach advisory level criteria. Additionally, strong
northwesterly winds behind the front on Saturday will approach
advisory level criteria.


Spotter activation will be needed Friday night into early
Saturday morning.


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