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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
449 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

NCZ060-061-TNZ012>018-035>047-067>074-081>087-098>102-VAZ001-002-
005-006-008-031000-
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-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MURPHY...HAYESVILLE...ONEIDA...
LA FOLLETTE...TAZEWELL...SNEEDVILLE...ROGERSVILLE...KINGSPORT...
BRISTOL...MOUNTAIN CITY...WARTBURG...CLINTON...OAK RIDGE...
MAYNARDVILLE...RUTLEDGE...MORRISTOWN...NEWPORT...COSBY...
GREENEVILLE...CEDAR CREEK...JOHNSON CITY...ERWIN...ELIZABETHTON...
ROAN MOUNTAIN...KINGSTON...LENOIR CITY...KNOXVILLE...DANDRIDGE...
MARYVILLE...CADES COVE...SEVIERVILLE...GATLINBURG...DUNLAP...
PIKEVILLE...DAYTON...DECATUR...ATHENS...MADISONVILLE...
COKER CREEK...JASPER...CHATTANOOGA...CLEVELAND...BENTON...
DUCKTOWN...JONESVILLE...WISE...NORTON...GATE CITY...LEBANON...
ABINGDON
449 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015


...LIGHT WINTRY PRECIPITATION EXPECTED ACROSS THE REGION WEDNESDAY
NIGHT AND THURSDAY MORNING...

AN ARCTIC FRONT WILL BRING MUCH COLDER AIR INTO THE EASTERN
TENNESSEE VALLEY AND SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WHICH
WILL BRING SOME LIGHT WINTRY PRECIPITATION TO THE REGION THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING. SOME LIGHT ICE ACCUMULATIONS ARE POSSIBLE
THROUGHOUT THE AREA AFTER MIDNIGHT...BEFORE A CHANGE OVER TO SNOW
WILL OCCUR AFTER DAYBREAK THURSDAY. ICE ACCRETION UP TO ONE-TENTH OF
AN INCH...ALONG WITH 1 TO 3 INCHES OF SNOW AND SLEET IS POSSIBLE
ALONG THE CUMBERLAND PLATEAU AND THE CUMBERLAND MOUNTAINS OF
SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA. ELSEWHERE ACROSS THE VALLEY AND BLUE RIDGE
MOUNTAINS...VERY LIGHT SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATIONS OF LESS THAN 1
INCH ARE EXPECTED.

$$

AMP/TG

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
302 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

ALZ001>010-016-TNZ076-096-097-031100-
LAUDERDALE-COLBERT-FRANKLIN AL-LAWRENCE-LIMESTONE-MADISON-MORGAN-
MARSHALL-JACKSON-DEKALB-CULLMAN-MOORE-LINCOLN-FRANKLIN TN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MUSCLE SHOALS...RUSSELLVILLE...
MOULTON...ATHENS...HUNTSVILLE...DECATUR...GUNTERSVILLE...
SCOTTSBORO...FORT PAYNE...CULLMAN...LYNCHBURG...FAYETTEVILLE...
WINCHESTER
302 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WINTER STORM WILL IMPACT THE REGION WEDNESDAY
NIGHT AND THURSDAY...

A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS SOUTHERN TENNESSEE AND NORTHERN
ALABAMA ON WEDNESDAY...WITH WIDESPREAD PRECIPITATION EXPECTED TO
CONTINUE FOR ALMOST 24 HOURS FOLLOWING PASSAGE OF THE FRONT.
TEMPERATURES WILL FALL RAPIDLY...WITH RAIN EXPECTED TO CHANGE TO
FREEZING RAIN ACROSS NORTHWEST ALABAMA AND SOUTHERN TENNESSEE BY
WEDNESDAY NIGHT. FREEZING RAIN WILL ENCOMPASS THE ENTIRE REGION
BY EARLY THURSDAY MORNING...WITH A GRADUAL TRANSITION TO SLEET AND
EVENTUALLY SNOW EXPECTED TO OCCUR FROM NORTHWEST TO SOUTHEAST ON
THURSDAY MORNING.

ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF ONE TENTH TO AROUND THREE TENTHS OF AN INCH ARE
EXPECTED...ALONG WITH SLEET AND SNOW ACCUMULATIONS RANGING FROM
AROUND ONE HALF OF AN INCH IN THE SOUTHEAST TO TWO INCHES IN THE
NORTHWEST. IN ADDITION TO THE PRECIPITATION...NORTH WINDS OF 10 TO 15
MPH WILL CREATE WIND CHILLS IN THE TEENS AND SINGLE DIGITS ON
THURSDAY MORNING. RESIDENTS OF THE TENNESSEE VALLEY SHOULD BEGIN
PREPARATIONS NOW FOR THIS SIGNIFICANT WINTER STORM.

$$

TT

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