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

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
724 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

TNZ069-071-073-240015-
KNOX TN-NORTH SEVIER TN-NW BLOUNT TN-
724 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN KNOX...NORTHEASTERN
BLOUNT AND NORTHWESTERN SEVIER COUNTIES UNTIL 815 PM EDT...

AT 724 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
SEVIERVILLE...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 10 MPH.

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

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
KNOXVILLE...SEVIERVILLE...PIGEON FORGE...MCMAHAN...KODAK...SEYMOUR...
LAKE FOREST AND KIMBERLIN HEIGHTS.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3570 8374 3593 8390 3603 8362 3601 8359
      3588 8349
TIME...MOT...LOC 2324Z 056DEG 9KT 3592 8363

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