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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
336 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

NCZ060-061-TNZ012>018-035>047-067>074-081>087-098>102-VAZ001-002-
005-006-008-051945-
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-
336 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016 /236 PM CDT WED MAY 4 2016/

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

A LINE OF SHOWERS AND A FEW STORMS WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA LATE
THIS AFTERNOON AND INTO THE EVENING HOURS. THE MAIN THREATS WITH
THIS ACTIVITY WILL BE GUSTY WINDS AND SMALL HAIL. HAIL WILL LIKELY
BE NO LARGER THAN PEA SIZED. THESE SHOWERS AND STORMS WILL MOVE
THROUGH DURING THE AFTERNOON/EVENING COMMUTE AND MAY SLOW TRAVEL
TIMES.

ADDITIONALLY...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.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
640 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

GAZ001>009-011>016-019>025-027-030>039-041>062-066>076-078>086-
089>098-102>113-051845-
BALDWIN-BANKS-BARROW-BARTOW-BIBB-BLECKLEY-BUTTS-CARROLL-CATOOSA-
CHATTAHOOCHEE-CHATTOOGA-CHEROKEE-CLARKE-CLAYTON-COBB-COWETA-
CRAWFORD-CRISP-DADE-DAWSON-DEKALB-DODGE-DOOLY-DOUGLAS-EMANUEL-
FANNIN-FAYETTE-FLOYD-FORSYTH-GILMER-GLASCOCK-GORDON-GREENE-
GWINNETT-HALL-HANCOCK-HARALSON-HARRIS-HEARD-HENRY-HOUSTON-JACKSON-
JASPER-JEFFERSON-JOHNSON-JONES-LAMAR-LAURENS-LUMPKIN-MACON-
MADISON-MARION-MERIWETHER-MONROE-MONTGOMERY-MORGAN-MURRAY-
MUSCOGEE-NEWTON-NORTH FULTON-OCONEE-OGLETHORPE-PAULDING-PEACH-
PICKENS-PIKE-POLK-PULASKI-PUTNAM-ROCKDALE-SCHLEY-SOUTH FULTON-
SPALDING-STEWART-SUMTER-TALBOT-TALIAFERRO-TAYLOR-TELFAIR-TOOMBS-
TOWNS-TREUTLEN-TROUP-TWIGGS-UNION-UPSON-WALKER-WALTON-WARREN-
WASHINGTON-WEBSTER-WHEELER-WHITE-WHITFIELD-WILCOX-WILKES-
WILKINSON-
640 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT...

SCATTERED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE OVER NORTH GEORGIA THIS
EVENING.

A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS ASSOCIATED WITH AN UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM WILL MOVE SOUTH INTO NORTH GEORGIA THIS EVENING. WIND GUSTS
TO 50 MPH AND SMALL HAIL MAY BE POSSIBLE WITH THE STRONGER STORMS.
THE STORMS SHOULD AFFECT AREAS NORTH OF A CARROLLTON TO ATLANTA
TO GAINESVILLE LINE AND ARE EXPECTED TO WEAKEN AFTER 9 PM.

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

WINDS SHOULD INCREASE TO SUSTAINED 20 TO 25 MPH GUSTING UP TO 35
MPH FROM THE NORTHWEST THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH EVENING AND
POSSIBLY LINGER INTO OVERNIGHT FOR THE HIGHER NORTHEAST
ELEVATIONS. A WIND ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR 8 AM TO 11 PM
THURSDAY ACROSS ALL OF NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA.

WHILE A FEW SHOWERS COULD LINGER ACROSS THE FAR NORTHEAST
MOUNTAINS THURSDAY...EXPECT DRY CONDITIONS THROUGH THE PERIOD
UNTIL NEXT TUESDAY AS A LOW END CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS RETURNS
PRIMARILY TO NORTH GEORGIA.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED THROUGH TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
328 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-051200-
FLEMING-MONTGOMERY-BATH-ROWAN-ESTILL-POWELL-MENIFEE-ROCKCASTLE-
JACKSON-PULASKI-LAUREL-WAYNE-MCCREARY-WHITLEY-KNOX-BELL-HARLAN-
ELLIOTT-MORGAN-JOHNSON-WOLFE-MAGOFFIN-FLOYD-LEE-BREATHITT-KNOTT-
OWSLEY-PERRY-CLAY-LESLIE-LETCHER-MARTIN-PIKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLEMINGSBURG...CAMARGO...
JEFFERSONVILLE...MOUNT STERLING...OWINGSVILLE...MOREHEAD...
IRVINE...RAVENNA...CLAY CITY...STANTON...FRENCHBURG...BROADHEAD...
MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE...ANNVILLE...BURNSIDE...SOMERSET...LONDON...
MONTICELLO...STEARNS...WHITLEY CITY...CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...
BARBOURVILLE...MIDDLESBORO...PINEVILLE...CUMBERLAND...HARLAN...
SANDY HOOK...WEST LIBERTY...PAINSVILLE...CAMPTON...SALYERSVILLE...
PRESTONSBURG...WHEELWRIGHT...BEATTYVILLE...JACKSON...HINDMAN...
PIPPA PASSES...BOONEVILLE...HAZARD...MANCHESTER...HYDEN...
JENKINS...WHITESBURG...INEZ...COAL RUN...ELKHORN CITY...
PIKEVILLE...SOUTH WILLIAMSON
328 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF EASTERN KENTUCKY.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THROUGH THIS EVENING. ANY STORMS THAT
DEVELOP WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING SMALL HAIL.

CREEKS AND STREAMS WILL CONTINUE TO RUN HIGH ACROSS PORTIONS OF
EASTERN KENTUCKY DUE TO PREVIOUS HEAVY RAINFALL.

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

THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE AT TIMES SATURDAY AND TUESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$

KAS/SBH

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
136 PM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

ALZ001>010-016-TNZ076-096-097-051000-
LAUDERDALE-COLBERT-FRANKLIN AL-LAWRENCE-LIMESTONE-MADISON-MORGAN-
MARSHALL-JACKSON-DE KALB-CULLMAN-MOORE-LINCOLN-FRANKLIN TN-
136 PM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH ALABAMA AND PORTIONS
OF SOUTHERN MIDDLE TENNESSEE.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AS A COLD FRONT MOVES
OVER THE REGION. AN ISOLATED STRONG THUNDERSTORM IS POSSIBLE MAINLY
NORTH OF THE TENNESSEE RIVER. GUSTY WINDS AND SMALL HAIL ARE MAIN
IMPACTS WITH STORMS TODAY.

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

WINDY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ON THURSDAY AS A STRONG LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM MOVES JUST EAST OF THE REGION...ESPECIALLY OVER THE HIGHER
ELEVATIONS OF THE CUMBERLAND PLATEAU. PLEASE CONSULT THE WIND
ADVISORY THAT HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR NORTHEAST ALABAMA AND SOUTHERN
MIDDLE TENNESSEE FOR MORE INFORMATION.

THUNDERSTORM CHANCES THEN RETURN EARLY NEXT WEEK.

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL
IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
317 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

KYZ101>103-105-OHZ066-067-075-076-083>087-VAZ003-004-WVZ005>011-
013>020-024>040-046-047-050730-
GREENUP-CARTER-BOYD-LAWRENCE KY-PERRY-MORGAN-ATHENS-WASHINGTON-
JACKSON OH-VINTON-MEIGS-GALLIA-LAWRENCE OH-DICKENSON-BUCHANAN-WAYNE-
CABELL-MASON-JACKSON WV-WOOD-PLEASANTS-TYLER-LINCOLN-PUTNAM-KANAWHA-
ROANE-WIRT-CALHOUN-RITCHIE-DODDRIDGE-MINGO-LOGAN-BOONE-CLAY-BRAXTON-
GILMER-LEWIS-HARRISON-TAYLOR-MCDOWELL-WYOMING-RALEIGH-FAYETTE-
NICHOLAS-WEBSTER-UPSHUR-BARBOUR-POCAHONTAS-RANDOLPH-
317 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST
KENTUCKY...SOUTHEAST OHIO...SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...PORTIONS OF
CENTRAL WEST VIRGINIA...PORTIONS OF NORTHERN WEST
VIRGINIA...PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN WEST VIRGINIA AND PORTIONS OF
WESTERN WEST VIRGINIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL BRING THUNDERSTORMS WITH SMALL HAIL
AND ISOLATED HEAVY RAINFALL LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.
NEARLY SATURATED SOILS ACROSS THE REGION WILL ELEVATE THE RISK
FOR LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING WITH ANY SLOW MOVING STORMS THAT
DEVELOP.

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

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

KISTNER

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