Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Morristown TN
1014 AM EDT Mon Apr 23 2018

...Strong Winds Possible Across the Higher Elevations and
Foothills through tonight...

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-072-074-087-240000-
/O.CON.KMRX.HW.W.0002.000000T0000Z-180424T0600Z/
Johnson-Cocke Smoky Mountains-Southeast Greene-Unicoi-
Southeast Carter-Blount Smoky Mountains-Sevier Smoky Mountains-
Southeast Monroe-
Including the cities of Mountain City, Cosby, Cedar Creek, Erwin,
Roan Mountain, Cades Cove, Gatlinburg, and Coker Creek
1014 AM EDT Mon Apr 23 2018

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT TUESDAY...

* EVENT...Winds of 30 to 45 mph, with gusts of 60 to 70 mph,
  will be possible across the higher elevations of the mountains
  and adjacent foothills.

* TIMING...Through tonight.

* IMPACTS...The strong winds may down trees and power lines.
  Loose outdoor objects should be secured. Motorists should use
  extra caution when driving across the higher elevations,
  especially if in high profile vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph and/or
gusts of 58 mph or stronger can be expected at times.  Winds of
these magnitudes can cause property damage and power outages.
Motorists should use caution...especially those in high profile
vehicles.

&&

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/O.CON.KMRX.WI.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-180424T0600Z/
Sullivan-Northwest Cocke-Northwest Greene-Washington TN-
Northwest Carter-Jefferson-NW Blount-North Sevier-
Northwest Monroe-Russell-Washington-
Including the cities of Kingsport, Bristol, Newport, Greeneville,
Johnson City, Elizabethton, Dandridge, Maryville, Sevierville,
Madisonville, Lebanon, and Abingdon
1014 AM EDT Mon Apr 23 2018

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT TUESDAY...

* EVENT...Southeast winds 15 to 30 mph, with gusts up to 50 mph
  in higher elevations and in the foothills.

* TIMING...Through tonight.

* IMPACTS...Weak trees and large tree limbs may be blown down.
  Loose outdoor objects should be secured.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 26 to 39 mph and/or gusts of
40 to 57 mph are expected or occurring. Winds this strong can
make driving difficult...especially for high profile vehicles.
Use extra caution.

&&

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