Severe Weather Statement
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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
447 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

TNC001-009-093-105-123-145-031000-
/O.CON.KMRX.SV.W.0004.000000T0000Z-160203T1000Z/
KNOX TN-BLOUNT TN-ANDERSON TN-ROANE TN-LOUDON TN-MONROE TN-
447 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 500 AM EST
FOR KNOX...NORTHWESTERN BLOUNT...ANDERSON...EASTERN ROANE...LOUDON
AND NORTHWESTERN MONROE COUNTIES...

AT 447 AM EST...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR FARRAGUT...OR
NEAR OAK RIDGE...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 60 MPH.

HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
KNOXVILLE...OAK RIDGE...MARYVILLE...CLINTON...LENOIR CITY...ALCOA...
KINGSTON...SWEETWATER...LOUDON...FARRAGUT...OLIVER SPRINGS...
LOUISVILLE...ROCKFORD...EAGLETON VILLAGE...HALLS...LAKE CITY...
NORRIS...GREENBACK...FRIENDSVILLE AND PHILADELPHIA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF
A BUILDING.  SEEK SHELTER NOW INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE AND STAY
AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD TO
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 3561 8454 3563 8452 3567 8455 3575 8452
      3578 8450 3582 8450 3585 8446 3593 8441
      3600 8441 3605 8434 3609 8437 3623 8411
      3623 8407 3627 8403 3592 8374 3592 8375
      3589 8379 3582 8376 3554 8448
TIME...MOT...LOC 0947Z 235DEG 50KT 3593 8421

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

$$

DH


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