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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Morristown TN
343 AM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

Cherokee-Clay-Scott TN-Campbell-Claiborne-Hancock-Hawkins-
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-
343 AM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017 /243 AM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017/

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

It will be quite hot today, and heat index values are expected to
reach between 95 and 103 in most valley locations. Some isolated
to scattered thunderstorms can be expected to develop this
afternoon, and a few of these storms may become strong to severe
with strong gusty winds the primary threat.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

On Sunday strong storms will likely develop in Kentucky and West
Virginia and will move south into northeast Tennessee and
southwest Virginia during the late afternoon and evening. The main
threat will be strong outflow winds from the storms.

As storms continue to move southward nighttime cooling will
slowly weaken the storms. The best chances for severe storms is
mainly north of I-40.

Also, Heat index values in valley locations on Sunday be in the
mid to upper 90s.


Spotter reports might be needed for parts of the area Sunday
afternoon and Sunday evening.


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