Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
715 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MORRISTOWN HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN GRAINGER COUNTY IN EASTERN TENNESSEE...
  SOUTH CENTRAL CLAIBORNE COUNTY IN EASTERN TENNESSEE...
  NORTHEASTERN UNION COUNTY IN EASTERN TENNESSEE...

* UNTIL 800 PM EDT

* AT 714 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR JOPPA...
  MOVING NORTHWEST AT 15 MPH.

  HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  MAYNARDVILLE...NEW TAZEWELL...SHARPS CHAPEL...SPRINGDALE...JOPPA...
  ROSE HILL AND SANDLICK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS AND CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY.
LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURE`S LEADING KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN
HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

&&

LAT...LON 3623 8356 3618 8365 3632 8387 3647 8365
TIME...MOT...LOC 2314Z 142DEG 12KT 3624 8363

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...60MPH

$$

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