Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
438 AM EST THU DEC 18 2014

...LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET IS EXPECTED EARLY THIS MORNING...

.A WEAK WINTER WEATHER SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA THIS
MORNING AND WITH MORNING LOW TEMPERATURES EXPECTED TO BE AT OR
SLIGHTLY BELOW FREEZING SOME AREAS MAY EXPERIENCE LIGHT FREEZING
RAIN OR SLEET. A LIGHT GLAZE OF ICE MAY FORM ON ROADS AND OTHER
UNTREATED SURFACES..

TNZ012>014-035>039-067>071-073-081>086-181500-
/O.NEW.KMRX.WW.Y.0021.141218T1000Z-141218T1500Z/
SCOTT TN-CAMPBELL-CLAIBORNE-MORGAN-ANDERSON-UNION-GRAINGER-
HAMBLEN-ROANE-LOUDON-KNOX-JEFFERSON-NW BLOUNT-NORTH SEVIER-
SEQUATCHIE-BLEDSOE-RHEA-MEIGS-MCMINN-NORTHWEST MONROE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ONEIDA...LA FOLLETTE...TAZEWELL...
WARTBURG...CLINTON...OAK RIDGE...MAYNARDVILLE...RUTLEDGE...
MORRISTOWN...KINGSTON...LENOIR CITY...KNOXVILLE...DANDRIDGE...
MARYVILLE...SEVIERVILLE...DUNLAP...PIKEVILLE...DAYTON...DECATUR...
ATHENS...MADISONVILLE
438 AM EST THU DEC 18 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST /9 AM CST/
THIS MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MORRISTOWN HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 10 AM EST /9 AM CST/ THIS MORNING.

* EVENT...A MIX OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET WILL BE POSSIBLE
  ALONG THE CUMBERLAND PLATEAU AND WESTERN TENNESSEE VALLEY.

* TIMING...EARLY THIS MORNING...ESPECIALLY DURING MORNING RUSH
  HOUR.

* IMPACTS...ROADS AND OTHER SURFACES MAY QUICKLY BECOME SLICK AND
  HAZARDOUS...ESPECIALLY BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TRAVEL WILL LIKELY BECOME HAZARDOUS ONCE THE WINTRY PRECIPITATION
BEGINS. MOTORISTS NEED TO BE ESPECIALLY CAREFUL ON BRIDGES AND
OVERPASSES WHERE SLIPPERY SPOTS OFTEN DEVELOP FIRST.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER LOCAL MEDIA FOR FURTHER
DETAILS OR UPDATES.

&&

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