Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
536 PM EDT MON JUN 27 2016

TNZ016-017-042-044-272215-
WASHINGTON TN-HAWKINS TN-SULLIVAN TN-NORTHWEST GREENE TN-
536 PM EDT MON JUN 27 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN WASHINGTON...WESTERN
SULLIVAN AND NORTHEASTERN HAWKINS COUNTIES UNTIL 615 PM EDT...

AT 536 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 7
MILES EAST OF SURGOINSVILLE...OR 9 MILES WEST OF KINGSPORT...MOVING
EAST AT 15 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
JOHNSON CITY...KINGSPORT...SURGOINSVILLE...SPURGEON...
COLONIAL HEIGHTS...GRAY...OAK GROVE...CHURCH HILL...MOUNT CARMEL...
TRI-CITY AIRPORT...WARRIORS PATH S.P....FALL BRANCH...
BAYS MOUNTAIN S.P....OKOLONA...BLOOMINGDALE AND SULLIVAN GARDENS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

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LAT...LON 3631 8240 3637 8283 3659 8281 3660 8272
      3659 8238
TIME...MOT...LOC 2136Z 272DEG 14KT 3650 8273

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