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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
731 PM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016

TNZ017-018-046-VAZ008-300030-
JOHNSON TN-SULLIVAN TN-NORTHWEST CARTER TN-WASHINGTON VA-
731 PM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHEASTERN CARTER...
NORTHEASTERN SULLIVAN...JOHNSON AND SOUTHEASTERN WASHINGTON COUNTIES
UNTIL 830 PM EDT...

AT 731 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG
A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR ABINGDON TO 9 MILES NORTHEAST OF HAMPTON.
MOVEMENT WAS EAST AT 20 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ABINGDON...MOUNTAIN CITY...DAMASCUS...KONNAROCK...TRADE...SADIE...
HARR...SOUTH HOLSTON DAM...LAUREL BLOOMERY...DOEVILLE...
NEVA AND SHADY VALLEY.

LAT...LON 3659 8168 3657 8168 3653 8171 3647 8170
      3646 8171 3642 8172 3640 8174 3634 8171
      3634 8175 3636 8179 3633 8187 3635 8201
      3636 8204 3637 8212 3673 8205 3677 8169
      3664 8162 3663 8161
TIME...MOT...LOC 2331Z 275DEG 15KT 3668 8202 3639 8207

$$

DGS

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
727 PM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016

VAZ009-300000-
SMYTH-
727 PM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT WESTERN SMYTH COUNTY...

AT 725 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS NEAR SALTVILLE...MOVING
EAST AT 15 MPH.

WINDS AROUND 30 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM...IN ADDITION TO
OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...AND A HALF INCH...TO AN INCH
OF RAIN.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SALTVILLE...
CHILHOWIE...
BROADFORD...
THOMAS BRIDGE...
AND ADWOLF.

A TORRENTIAL DOWNPOUR OF RAIN IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND
MAY CAUSE PONDING OF WATER ON ROADS AND POOR DRAINAGE FLOODING. DO
NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS
STORM. LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK
A SAFE SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

LAT...LON 3695 8182 3698 8171 3693 8168 3694 8167
      3695 8164 3699 8158 3699 8153 3672 8155
      3674 8167 3679 8170 3692 8183 3693 8183
TIME...MOT...LOC 2324Z 272DEG 15KT 3688 8182
$$

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
718 PM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016

TNZ068-069-071-300015-
KNOX TN-NW BLOUNT TN-LOUDON TN-
718 PM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHWESTERN KNOX...NORTHERN
BLOUNT AND NORTHEASTERN LOUDON COUNTIES UNTIL 815 PM EDT...

AT 717 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
FARRAGUT...OR 7 MILES EAST OF LENOIR CITY...MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
KNOXVILLE...MARYVILLE...LENOIR CITY...ALCOA...FARRAGUT...
LOUISVILLE...ROCKFORD...EAGLETON VILLAGE...FRIENDSVILLE...WALLAND...
WILDWOOD...BEARDEN...LAKE FOREST AND SEYMOUR.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3575 8424 3589 8425 3601 8381 3571 8377
TIME...MOT...LOC 2317Z 261DEG 19KT 3582 8415

$$
DGS

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
201 PM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016

INZ003>009-012>018-020-022>027-032>034-MIZ077>081-OHZ001-002-004-
005-015-016-024-025-300215-
LA PORTE-ST. JOSEPH IN-ELKHART-LAGRANGE-STEUBEN-NOBLE-DE KALB-
STARKE-PULASKI-MARSHALL-FULTON IN-KOSCIUSKO-WHITLEY-ALLEN IN-
WHITE-CASS IN-MIAMI-WABASH-HUNTINGTON-WELLS-ADAMS-GRANT-BLACKFORD-
JAY-BERRIEN-CASS MI-ST. JOSEPH MI-BRANCH-HILLSDALE-WILLIAMS-
FULTON OH-DEFIANCE-HENRY-PAULDING-PUTNAM-VAN WERT-ALLEN OH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MICHIGAN CITY...LA PORTE...SOUTH BEND...
MISHAWAKA...NEW CARLISLE...WALKERTON...ELKHART...GOSHEN...
NAPPANEE...LAGRANGE...TOPEKA...SHIPSHEWANA...ANGOLA...FREMONT...
KENDALLVILLE...LIGONIER...ALBION...AUBURN...GARRETT...KNOX...
NORTH JUDSON...BASS LAKE...WINAMAC...FRANCESVILLE...MEDARYVILLE...
PLYMOUTH...BREMEN...CULVER...ROCHESTER...AKRON...WARSAW...
WINONA LAKE...SYRACUSE...MENTONE...COLUMBIA CITY...TRI-LAKES...
SOUTH WHITLEY...FORT WAYNE...NEW HAVEN...MONTICELLO...MONON...
BROOKSTON...LOGANSPORT...ROYAL CENTER...PERU...GRISSOM AFB...
MEXICO...WABASH...NORTH MANCHESTER...HUNTINGTON...ROANOKE...
BLUFFTON...OSSIAN...DECATUR...BERNE...MARION...GAS CITY...
UPLAND...HARTFORD CITY...MONTPELIER...PORTLAND...DUNKIRK...
NILES...BENTON HARBOR...ST. JOSEPH...FAIR PLAIN...
BENTON HEIGHTS...BUCHANAN...PAW PAW LAKE...DOWAGIAC...
CASSOPOLIS...MARCELLUS...STURGIS...THREE RIVERS...WHITE PIGEON...
MENDON...COLDWATER...BRONSON...HILLSDALE...JONESVILLE...
LITCHFIELD...BRYAN...EDGERTON...WAUSEON...ARCHBOLD...SWANTON...
DELTA...DEFIANCE...SHERWOOD...HICKSVILLE...NAPOLEON...DESHLER...
LIBERTY CENTER...PAULDING...ANTWERP...PAYNE...OTTAWA...LEIPSIC...
COLUMBUS GROVE...CONTINENTAL...PANDORA...VAN WERT...OHIO CITY...
LIMA...SPENCERVILLE
201 PM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016 /101 PM CDT FRI JUL 29 2016/

...FUNNEL CLOUDS POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON...

ATMOSPHERIC CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF FUNNEL
CLOUDS...ASSOCIATED WITH RAIN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE
AREA. THESE FUNNEL CLOUDS NORMALLY PROTRUDE A FEW HUNDRED FEET
DOWNWARD FROM THE PARENT CLOUD...ROTATE OR SPIN LIKE A TOP...AND
LAST A FEW MINUTES BEFORE DISSIPATING.

THESE FUNNEL CLOUDS RARELY TOUCH THE GROUND AND TYPICALLY DO NOT
POSE ANY SORT OF HAZARD. THE ATMOSPHERIC CONDITIONS THESE FUNNELS
ARE DEVELOPING IN DO NOT SUPPORT STRONG OR DAMAGING TORNADOES.
HOWEVER...ON EXTREMELY RARE OCCASIONS THESE FUNNELS CAN BRIEFLY
TOUCH THE GROUND AND PRODUCE MINIMAL IF ANY DAMAGE.

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILL CONTINUE TO CLOSELY MONITOR THE
SITUATION.PLEASE FORWARD REPORTS OF FUNNEL SIGHTINGS TO THE
NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY FOR RELAY TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

$$

MCD

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