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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Morristown TN
328 AM EST Tue Dec 12 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-
328 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017 /228 AM CST Tue Dec 12 2017/

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Snow showers will bring light snow accumulations mainly to some
higher elevations areas today. In addition, the cold temperatures
and brisk wind will produce dangerously cold wind chill values
across the mountains of East Tennessee tonight. See the latest
winter weather advisory for details.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.


Spotter activation is not needed.


Special Weather Statement

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Morristown TN
328 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

Scott TN-Campbell-Claiborne-Hancock-Hawkins-Sullivan-Morgan-
Northwest Greene-Washington TN-Northwest Carter-Lee-Wise-Scott-
Including the cities of Oneida, La Follette, Tazewell,
Sneedville, Rogersville, Kingsport, Bristol, Wartburg,
Greeneville, Johnson City, Elizabethton, Jonesville, Wise,
Norton, Gate City, Lebanon, and Abingdon
328 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

...Light Snow Accumulations possible in some spots today across
the northern Plateau and southwest Virginia...
...Very Cold Wind Chills tonight, especially across the Higher

.Much colder air will push in behind an exiting cold front today.
Some snow showers and flurries can be expected as the colder air
moves in. The snow showers is expected to produce light snow
accumulations in some locations across the northern Plateau and
southwest Virginia, especially across the higher elevations and
ridge tops, with a dusting up to 1 inch possible in these areas.

The breezy conditions and cold temperatures tonight will produce
low wind chill readings. Wind chills tonight and early Wednesday
morning will drop to zero to 10 degrees above zero across
southwest Virginia and 5 to 15 above zero over the northern
Plateau and northeast Tennessee at times especially over the
higher elevations.

Be prepared for scattered slick spots due to snow covered
roadways today across the northern Plateau and southwest
Virginia. Use caution while driving. The cold wind chills may
cause frostbite if you are not dressed properly tonight and
early Wednesday morning. Make sure kids waiting for the bus to
arrive Wednesday morning are dressed for the cold.

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio and other local media for
further details or updates.


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