Hazardous Weather Outlook
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
000
FLUS44 KMRX 130913
HWOMRX

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
413 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

NCZ060-061-TNZ012>018-035>047-067>074-081>087-098>102-VAZ001-002-
005-006-008-140915-
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-
413 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016 /313 AM CST SAT FEB 13 2016/

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

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

WIND CHILL VALUES WILL BE QUITE LOW ACROSS THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS
OF SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...THE NORTHEAST TENNESSEE MOUNTAINS...AND THE
SMOKY MOUNTAINS THIS MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...

ANOTHER...STRONGER STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA BEGINNING
SUNDAY NIGHT WITH CONTINUING IMPACT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT. WITH
SUB-FREEZING AIR IN PLACE ACROSS THE REGION...WIDESPREAD
ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE. AS TEMPERATURES BEGIN TO
WARM AS EARLY AS SUNDAY NIGHT FROM SOUTH TO NORTH INTO MONDAY
AFTERNOON...SNOW COULD MIX WITH RAIN...FREEZING RAIN...AND
SLEET...BEFORE CHANGING BACK TO SNOW LATE MONDAY NIGHT...ESPECIALLY
IN THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS ALONG THE NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS WHERE
SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS ARE POSSIBLE BY TUESDAY MORNING.
ANOTHER WEAKER SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION FROM THE NORTHWEST
TUESDAY AFTERNOON INTO TUESDAY NIGHT WITH MORE SNOW SHOWERS
POSSIBLE ESPECIALLY IN THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

SPECIFIC FORECAST DETAILS REGARDING PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS...TYPE
AND GEOGRAPHIC POSITIONING AS WELL AS THE TIMING OF TRANSITIONS
FROM SNOW TO RAIN AND RAIN BACK TO SNOW...ARE STILL SOMEWHAT
UNCERTAIN AT THIS TIME.

PLEASE STAY INFORMED AND UP TO DATE ON THE LATEST FORECAST
INFORMATION REGARDING THIS POTENTIAL WINTER STORM...PARTICULARLY IF
YOU HAVE TRAVEL PLANS DURING THE FIRST HALF OF THE WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SNOWFALL REPORTS MAY BE NEEDED SUNDAY NIGHT...AND AGAIN MONDAY
THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT.

$$


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