Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
720 PM EST WED FEB 25 2015

NCZ060-061-TNZ012>018-035>047-067>074-081>087-098>102-VAZ001-002-
005-006-008-270030-
CHEROKEE-CLAY-SCOTT TN-CAMPBELL-CLAIBORNE-HANCOCK-HAWKINS-
SULLIVAN-JOHNSON-MORGAN-ANDERSON-UNION-GRAINGER-HAMBLEN-
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-
WISE-SCOTT-RUSSELL-WASHINGTON-
720 PM EST WED FEB 25 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST NORTH
CAROLINA...EAST TENNESSEE AND SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT...

A WINTER STORM WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA THIS EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...PRODUCING HEAVY SNOWFALL OVER MUCH OF THE
TENNESSEE VALLEY...FAR SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA...AND THE HIGHER
TERRAIN OF THE SMOKY MOUNTAINS. LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOWFALL WILL
ALSO OCCUR ACROSS THE FAR NORTHERN PLATEAU AND CUMBERLAND MOUNTAINS
OF SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA.

SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 6 INCHES ARE EXPECTED IN THE WARNING
AREA...WITH A FEW HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE ACROSS THE SOUTHERN
VALLEY AND SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA. TOTALS OF 4 TO 8 INCHES ARE
EXPECTED ALONG THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS OF EAST TENNESSEE.
FURTHER TO THE NORTH IN THE ADVISORY AREA...SLIGHTLY AMOUNTS OF 1
TO 4 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.

SNOW AND ICE COVERED ROADWAYS LATE TODAY THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING
WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT ACROSS THE AREA. ALSO...THE SNOW TEXTURE
WILL BE FAIRLY WET ACROSS THE WARNING AREA. THE WET SNOW MAY DOWN
SOME TREES AND POWER LINES WITH LOCALIZED POWER OUTAGES POSSIBLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...

LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS OR FLURRIES WILL CONTINUE THURSDAY...MAINLY IN
THE MOUNTAINS AND SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA. ADDITIONAL SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE LESS THAN 1 INCH.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED BUT ANY SNOWFALL AND OTHER
REPORTS WILL BE APPRECIATED TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.

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