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Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
640 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

TNZ017-044-046-232330-
WASHINGTON TN-SULLIVAN TN-NORTHWEST CARTER TN-
640 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHERN WASHINGTON AND WESTERN
SULLIVAN COUNTIES UNTIL 730 PM EDT...

AT 640 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
JOHNSON CITY...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 10 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
JOHNSON CITY...KINGSPORT...JONESBOROUGH...CENTRAL...SPURGEON...
COLONIAL HEIGHTS...GRAY...OAK GROVE...MIDWAY...PINE CREST...
BLUFF CITY...WATAUGA...TRI-CITY AIRPORT...WARRIORS PATH S.P....
FALL BRANCH...AVONDALE...ROCKY MOUNT S.P. AND BLOOMINGDALE.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3626 8235 3636 8263 3642 8263 3660 8249
      3660 8248 3640 8223
TIME...MOT...LOC 2240Z 122DEG 8KT 3638 8238

$$

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Air Quality Alert

TNZ016>018-036>041-044>047-067>074-081-084-098>100-VAZ005-008-240400-
HAWKINS-SULLIVAN-JOHNSON-ANDERSON-UNION-GRAINGER-HAMBLEN-
NORTHWEST COCKE-COCKE SMOKY MOUNTAINS-WASHINGTON TN-UNICOI-
NORTHWEST CARTER-SOUTHEAST CARTER-ROANE-LOUDON-KNOX-JEFFERSON-
NW BLOUNT-BLOUNT SMOKY MOUNTAINS-NORTH SEVIER-SEVIER SMOKY MOUNTAINS-
SEQUATCHIE-MEIGS-MARION-HAMILTON-BRADLEY-SCOTT-WASHINGTON-
317 PM EDT FRI JUL 22 2016 /217 PM CDT FRI JUL 22 2016/

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO MIDNIGHT EDT
SATURDAY NIGHT...

THE TENNESSEE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT AND CONSERVATION HAS ISSUED
AN AIR QUALITY ACTION DAY FOR THE TRI-CITIES...KNOXVILLE...GREAT
SMOKY MOUNTAIN...AND CHATTANOOGA AREAS...IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT
TONIGHT TO MIDNIGHT EDT SATURDAY NIGHT.

A CODE ORANGE AIR QUALITY ALERT FOR OZONE HAS BEEN ISSUED. GROUND
LEVEL OZONE CONCENTRATIONS WITHIN THE REGION MAY APPROACH OR EXCEED
UNHEALTHY STANDARDS. MEMBERS OF SENSITIVE GROUPS MAY EXPERIENCE
HEALTH EFFECTS. THE GENERAL PUBLIC IS NOT LIKELY TO BE AFFECTED.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...PLEASE VISIT THE TENNESSEE DEPARTMENT
OF ENVIRONMENT AND CONSERVATION FACEBOOK PAGE @TN AIR QUALITY.

$$



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