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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
329 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

NCZ060-061-TNZ012>018-035>047-067>074-081>087-098>102-VAZ001-002-
005-006-008-110830-
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-
329 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016 /229 AM CST WED FEB 10 2016/

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

...WINTER STORM WARNING FOR THE MOUNTAINS TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...NORTHEAST
TENNESSEE..AND PLATEAU THROUGH WEDNESDAY...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY ELSEWHERE THROUGH TONIGHT...

ARCTIC AIR WILL CONTINUE TO PULL INTO THE TENNESSEE VALLEY AND
SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS TODAY. A WIND CHILL ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT
FROM THIS MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING FOR THE HIGHER
ELEVATIONS OF THE FAR EASTERN TENNESSEE MOUNTAINS...AS WIND CHILLS
COULD DROP AS LOW AS 15 DEGREES BELOW ZERO.

PERIODS OF SNOW SHOWERS OR FLURRIES CAN ALSO BE EXPECTED TODAY.
VERY LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ACROSS THE VALLEY AND PLATEAU...WITH
SOME SLIGHTLY HEAVIER AMOUNTS OF A COUPLE INCHES OVER THE FAR
EASTERN TENNESSEE MOUNTAINS AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF SOUTHWEST
VIRGINIA.

PLEASE REFER TO THE WINTER STORM WARNING AND ADVISORY PRODUCTS FOR
MORE DETAILS.

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

THE COMBINATION OF BREEZY NORTHWEST WINDS AND BITTER COLD
TEMPERATURES IN THE SINGLE DIGITS WILL CREATE DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND
CHILL VALUES THURSDAY MORNING IN THE MOUNTAINS. A WIND CHILL
ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON ON THURSDAY.

A CLIPPER SYSTEM WILL BRING ANOTHER SHOT OF ARCTIC AIR INTO THE
REGION ON FRIDAY...AND SOME SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS TO THE AREA
THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING. SOME LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS UP TO AN
INCH WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS NORTHEAST TENNESSEE AND SOUTHWEST
VIRGINIA...WITH A FEW HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE IN THE MOUNTAINS.

ANOTHER SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA LATE SUNDAY NIGHT WITH
ARCTIC AIR ALREADY IN PLACE...SNOW WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA FROM
SOUTHWEST TO NORTHEAST. SNOW MAY TRANSITION TO A RAIN/SNOW MIX FOR
LOCATIONS SOUTH OF I-40 ON MONDAY. THIS SYSTEM IS STILL SEVERAL
DAYS AWAY SO PLEASE CHECK BACK OFTER FOR THE LATEST UPDATES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

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