Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FXUS64 KMRX 241135
AFDMRX

Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Morristown TN
735 AM EDT Wed May 24 2017

.AVIATION...
The latest HRRR model shows next round of showers and embedded
thunderstorms moving into CHA around 1230-1300Z. This line is
associated with strong upper forcing that swing through the area
this morning.

A deep upper trough will dig into the Tennessee Valley today
producing scattered showers/storms this afternoon/early evening.
Some of these thunderstorms may be strong to possibly severe, mainly
for TRI and TYS. Brief heavy rain (reduced visibilty), Strong gusty
winds, small hail will be the main concern.

Storms will end by 21-23Z at TRI/TYS, and by 18-20Z at CHA.

Besides the storms, winds will becoming southwest by late morning or
early afternoon with sustain winds of 12-16kts and gusts 20-25kts.

&&

.MRX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
NC...None.
TN...None.
VA...None.
&&

$$


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.