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

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
727 PM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

TNZ068-085-086-100-260015-
BRADLEY TN-LOUDON TN-NORTHWEST MONROE TN-MCMINN TN-
727 PM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT...

AT 725 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
CHARLESTON...OR 11 MILES SOUTHWEST OF ATHENS...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25
MPH.

ONE HALF INCH DIAMETER HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH WILL BE
POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM. HEAVY RAINFALL OF UP TO ONE INCH PER HOUR
IS ALSO POSSIBLE WHICH MAY CAUSE LOCALIZED FLOODING.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ATHENS...SWEETWATER...MADISONVILLE...ETOWAH...CHARLESTON...
ENGLEWOOD...NIOTA...CALHOUN...RICEVILLE...HILLSVIEW AND CLEAR WATER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3534 8488 3535 8486 3565 8458 3568 8452
      3571 8451 3572 8449 3555 8426 3527 8465
      3527 8467 3524 8471 3522 8471
TIME...MOT...LOC 2325Z 222DEG 23KT 3534 8474

$$

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