Special Weather Statement
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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Morristown TN
120 AM EDT MON JUL 24 2017

TNZ072-086-087-240600-
Blount Smoky Mountains TN-Northwest Monroe TN-Southeast Monroe TN-
120 AM EDT MON JUL 24 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR MONROE COUNTY UNTIL 200 AM EDT...

At 119 AM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Madisonville, moving southeast at 15 mph.

Winds in excess of 35 mph will be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Madisonville, Vonore, Tellico Plains, Citico Beach, Tariffville,
Mount Vernon, Citico, Talassee, Deals Gap and McGee Carson Peninsula.

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.

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LAT...LON 3543 8441 3560 8433 3555 8409 3554 8409
      3555 8407 3551 8389 3547 8392 3546 8396
      3541 8402 3537 8401 3535 8404 3531 8404
      3530 8402 3525 8411 3525 8412 3524 8413
      3524 8418
TIME...MOT...LOC 0519Z 292DEG 15KT 3549 8429

$$



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