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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
226 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

GAZ001>009-011>016-019>025-027-030>039-041>062-066>076-078>086-
089>098-102>113-051000-
/O.NEW.KFFC.WI.Y.0010.160505T1200Z-160506T0300Z/
DADE-WALKER-CATOOSA-WHITFIELD-MURRAY-FANNIN-GILMER-UNION-TOWNS-
CHATTOOGA-GORDON-PICKENS-DAWSON-LUMPKIN-WHITE-FLOYD-BARTOW-
CHEROKEE-FORSYTH-HALL-BANKS-JACKSON-MADISON-POLK-PAULDING-COBB-
NORTH FULTON-GWINNETT-BARROW-CLARKE-OCONEE-OGLETHORPE-WILKES-
HARALSON-CARROLL-DOUGLAS-SOUTH FULTON-DEKALB-ROCKDALE-WALTON-
NEWTON-MORGAN-GREENE-TALIAFERRO-HEARD-COWETA-FAYETTE-CLAYTON-
SPALDING-HENRY-BUTTS-JASPER-PUTNAM-HANCOCK-WARREN-TROUP-
MERIWETHER-PIKE-UPSON-LAMAR-MONROE-JONES-BALDWIN-WASHINGTON-
GLASCOCK-JEFFERSON-HARRIS-TALBOT-TAYLOR-CRAWFORD-BIBB-TWIGGS-
WILKINSON-JOHNSON-EMANUEL-MUSCOGEE-CHATTAHOOCHEE-MARION-SCHLEY-
MACON-PEACH-HOUSTON-BLECKLEY-LAURENS-TREUTLEN-STEWART-WEBSTER-
SUMTER-DOOLY-CRISP-PULASKI-WILCOX-DODGE-TELFAIR-WHEELER-
MONTGOMERY-TOOMBS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CALHOUN...DAHLONEGA...CLEVELAND...
ROME...CARTERSVILLE...GAINESVILLE...MARIETTA...ATLANTA...
LAWRENCEVILLE...ATHENS...CARROLLTON...DOUGLASVILLE...EAST POINT...
DECATUR...CONYERS...COVINGTON...NEWNAN...PEACHTREE CITY...
GRIFFIN...MILLEDGEVILLE...MACON...SWAINSBORO...COLUMBUS...
WARNER ROBINS...DUBLIN...LUMPKIN...AMERICUS...CORDELE...VIDALIA
226 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TO 11 PM EDT THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PEACHTREE CITY HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TO 11 PM EDT THURSDAY.

* LOCATIONS...NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA.

* WINDS...SUSTAINED NORTHWEST WINDS OF 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP
  TO 35 MPH.

* TIMING...8 AM TO 11 PM THURSDAY.

* IMPACTS...GUSTY WINDS MAY DOWN TREE BRANCHES AND A FEW TREES.
  MOTORISTS IN HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES SHOULD USE CAUTION WHEN
  TRAVELING. UNSECURED OUTDOOR OBJECTS MAY BE BLOWN AROUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION. PLEASE SECURE LOOSE OUTDOOR
OBJECTS.

&&

$$


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
332 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-072-074-051200-
JOHNSON-COCKE SMOKY MOUNTAINS-SOUTHEAST GREENE-UNICOI-
SOUTHEAST CARTER-BLOUNT SMOKY MOUNTAINS-SEVIER SMOKY MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOUNTAIN CITY...COSBY...CEDAR CREEK...
ERWIN...ROAN MOUNTAIN...CADES COVE...GATLINBURG
332 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016


...WINTRY-LIKE CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS
OF THE EAST TENNESSEE MOUNTAINS TONIGHT AND THURSDAY...

A COLD FRONT WILL USHER IN UNSEASONABLY COLD AIR INTO THE REGION
TONIGHT AND THURSDAY...AS AN UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVES
SOUTH INTO THE AREA. THIS ACTIVITY WILL BEGIN AS LIGHT TO MODERATE
RAIN SHOWERS ACROSS THE REGION THIS AFTERNOON...WHICH SHOULD
GENERALLY COME TO AN END BY LATE THIS EVENING.

HOWEVER...SOME LINGERING SHOWER ACTIVITY WILL PERSIST ALONG THE
MOUNTAINS OVERNIGHT. TEMPERATURES WILL BE COLD ENOUGH ACROSS THE
HIGHEST ELEVATIONS...GENERALLY AT OR ABOVE 4500 FEET...FOR THESE
RAIN SHOWERS TO MIX WITH OR CHANGE TO SNOW. SOME LOCALIZED SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE BY THURSDAY MORNING.

AREAS MOST AT RISK OF SEEING SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE ACROSS THE
HIGHEST ELEVATIONS OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS AND ROANE MOUNTAIN.
ANYONE VENTURING ACROSS THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS...SUCH AS HIKERS OR
PERSONS TRAVELING ACROSS HIGHWAY 441...SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR
WINTRY-LIKE CONDITIONS BEGINNING LATER THIS EVENING...AND LASTING
INTO THE DAY ON THURSDAY.

PLEASE STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER LOCAL MEDIA FOR
FURTHER DETAILS AND UPDATES.


$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
946 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

NCZ060-061-TNZ012>018-035>047-067>074-081>087-098>102-VAZ001-002-
005-006-008-060200-
CHEROKEE-CLAY-SCOTT TN-CAMPBELL-CLAIBORNE-HANCOCK-HAWKINS-
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-
WISE-SCOTT-RUSSELL-WASHINGTON-
946 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016 /846 PM CDT WED MAY 4 2016/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST NORTH
CAROLINA...EAST TENNESSEE AND SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT...

RAIN SHOWERS ALONG THE EAST TENNESSEE MOUNTAINS MAY MIX WITH OR
CHANGE OVER TO SNOW AS COLDER AIR FILTERS INTO THE REGION.
TEMPERATURES WILL BE COLD ENOUGH ACROSS THE HIGHEST
ELEVATIONS...GENERALLY AT OR ABOVE 4500 FEET...FOR THE RAIN TO MIX
WITH OR CHANGE TO SNOW...AND SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES
ARE POSSIBLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...

AN UPPER-LEVEL STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING COLDER AIR INTO THE REGION
FOR THURSDAY...ALLOWING FOR LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS ALONG THE PEAKS OF
THE EAST TENNESSEE MOUNTAINS. THESE TEMPERATURES WILL BE COLD
ENOUGH ACROSS THE HIGHEST ELEVATIONS...GENERALLY AT OR ABOVE 4500
FEET...FOR THE RAIN TO MIX WITH OR CHANGE TO SNOW. SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE.

AREAS MOST OF RISK OF SEEING SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE ACROSS THE
HIGHEST ELEVATIONS OF THE SMOKY MOUNTAINS AND ROANE MOUNTAIN.
ANYONE VENTURING ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS...SUCH AS HIKERS OR PERSONS
DRIVING ACROSS HIGHWAY 441...SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR WINTRY-LIKE
CONDITIONS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

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