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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Morristown TN
327 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

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Sullivan-Johnson-Morgan-Anderson-Union-Grainger-Hamblen-
Northwest Cocke-Cocke Smoky Mountains-Northwest Greene-
Southeast Greene-Washington TN-Unicoi-Northwest Carter-
Southeast Carter-Roane-Loudon-Knox-Jefferson-NW Blount-
Blount Smoky Mountains-North Sevier-Sevier Smoky Mountains-
Sequatchie-Bledsoe-Rhea-Meigs-McMinn-Northwest Monroe-
Southeast Monroe-Marion-Hamilton-Bradley-West Polk-East Polk-Lee-
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327 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018 /227 AM CST Tue Jan 16 2018/

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of Southwest North
Carolina...East Tennessee and Southwest Virginia.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A strong cold front will bring colder air and snow to the
Southern Appalachian Region. An area of light snow will move
across the area today and early tonight, with some light snow
accumulations expected. Very cold air will push in behind the
front, and wind chill values will drop below zero at times late
tonight especially in the higher elevations of the mountains and
plateau.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Very cold temperatures are expected with highs in the 20s on
Wednesday and lows around 10 to 15 degrees early Thursday morning.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected.

$$




Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Morristown TN
321 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

...Light snow accumulations expected today into early tonight...

.A strong cold front will bring colder air and snow to the
Southern Appalachian Region. An area of light snow will move
across the area today and early tonight, with some light snow
accumulations expected.


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Scott TN-Campbell-Claiborne-Morgan-Anderson-Union-Roane-
Sequatchie-Bledsoe-Rhea-Meigs-Marion-Hamilton-
Including the cities of Oneida, La Follette, Tazewell, Wartburg,
Clinton, Oak Ridge, Maynardville, Kingston, Dunlap, Pikeville,
Dayton, Decatur, Jasper, and Chattanooga
321 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018 /221 AM CST Tue Jan 16 2018/

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST /6 PM
CST/ THIS EVENING...

* WHAT...Snow is expected. Plan on slippery road conditions,
  including during the evening commute. Total snow accumulations
  of 1 to 3 inches are expected.

* WHERE...Portions of East Tennessee.

* WHEN...Until 7 PM EST /6 PM CST/ this evening.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Be prepared for reduced visibilities at
  times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.
The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

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