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High Wind Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Morristown TN
925 PM EST Thu Jan 23 2020

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-072-074-087-241100-
/O.CON.KMRX.HW.W.0002.000000T0000Z-200124T2100Z/
Johnson-Cocke Smoky Mountains-Southeast Greene-Unicoi-
Southeast Carter-Blount Smoky Mountains-Sevier Smoky Mountains-
Southeast Monroe-
Including the cities of Doeville, Mountain City, Neva,
Shady Valley, Trade, Laurel Bloomery, Hartford, Cedar Creek,
Erwin, Unicoi, Limestone Cove, Hampton, Cades Cove, Elkmont,
Gatlinburg, Citico, and Coker Creek
925 PM EST Thu Jan 23 2020

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Southeast winds 20 to 35 mph with gusts up to 60 mph
  expected.

* WHERE...Some of the higher elevations and foothills of the
  East Tennessee mountains.

* WHEN...From 7 PM this evening to 4 PM EST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Damaging winds will blow down trees and power lines.
  Power outages are expected. Travel will be difficult,
  especially for high profile vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

People should avoid being outside in forested areas and around
trees and branches. If possible, remain in the lower levels of
your home during the windstorm, and avoid windows. Use caution if
you must drive.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Morristown TN
339 PM EST Thu Jan 23 2020

NCZ060-061-TNZ012>018-035>047-067>074-081>087-098>102-VAZ001-002-
005-006-008-242045-
Cherokee-Clay-Scott-Campbell-Claiborne-Hancock-Hawkins-Sullivan-
Johnson-Morgan-Anderson-Union-Grainger-Hamblen-Northwest Cocke-
Cocke Smoky Mountains-Northwest Greene-Southeast Greene-
Washington-Unicoi-Northwest Carter-Southeast Carter-Roane-Loudon-
Knox-Jefferson-Northwest 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-Russell-
339 PM EST Thu Jan 23 2020 /239 PM CST Thu Jan 23 2020/

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of southwest North
Carolina...east Tennessee and southwest Virginia.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

High winds are expected across some of the higher elevations and
foothills of the East Tennessee mountains tonight through Friday
afternoon. A high wind warning has been issued for these areas.

Gusty winds are also expected across the higher elevations and
foothills of southwest Virginia tonight through Friday. A wind
advisory has been issued for these areas.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

The strong winds over some of the higher elevations and foothills
of the East Tennessee mountains and southwest Virginia will
continue into Friday before diminishing during the afternoon.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$



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