Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
1043 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...LIGHT ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL CONTINUING THIS AFTERNOON MAINLY
ABOVE 3000 FEET...

.COLDER AIR MOVING IN BEHIND A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL KEEP SNOW
SHOWERS AROUND ACROSS HIGHER ELEVATION AREAS THROUGH THE AFTERNOON
HOURS. RAIN SHOWERS MAY MIX WITH OR CHANGE TO SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
LOWER ELEVATIONS AS WELL...BUT LITTLE OR NO ACCUMULATION IS
EXPECTED THERE. ADDITIONAL DAYTIME ACCUMULATIONS OF UP TO 2 INCHES
ARE EXPECTED MAINLY AT ELEVATIONS ABOVE 3000 FEET.

TNZ018-041-043-045>047-072-074-087-262100-
/O.CON.KMRX.WW.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-150126T2100Z/
JOHNSON-COCKE SMOKY MOUNTAINS-SOUTHEAST GREENE-UNICOI-
NORTHWEST CARTER-SOUTHEAST CARTER-BLOUNT SMOKY MOUNTAINS-
SEVIER SMOKY MOUNTAINS-SOUTHEAST MONROE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOUNTAIN CITY...COSBY...CEDAR CREEK...
ERWIN...ELIZABETHTON...ROAN MOUNTAIN...CADES COVE...GATLINBURG...
COKER CREEK
1043 AM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* EVENT...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS OF UP TO 2 INCHES OF SNOW
  EXPECTED TODAY...WITH TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 5 INCHES
  POSSIBLE...MAINLY AT ELEVATIONS ABOVE 3000 FEET. ISOLATED HIGHER
  AMOUNTS WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER THE HIGHEST ELEVATIONS.

* TIMING...THROUGH 4 PM TODAY.

* IMPACTS...UNTREATED ROADWAYS...BRIDGES...OVERPASSES...AS WELL
  AS SIDEWALKS AND DECKS MAY BECOME SNOW COVERED AND HAZARDOUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING...BUT ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE
LIGHT. DRIVING AND WALKING MAY BE DIFFICULT ON UNTREATED ROADWAYS
AND SIDEWALKS. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED
VISIBILITIES. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...SLOW DOWN AND ALLOW EXTRA TIME
TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

&&

$$

TG


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