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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
148 PM EDT Wed Aug 10 2022

NCZ033-501-503-101830-
Caldwell Mountains NC-Burke Mountains NC-Avery NC-
148 PM EDT Wed Aug 10 2022

...A strong thunderstorm will impact portions of northwestern
Caldwell, southeastern Avery and northwestern Burke Counties through
230 PM EDT...

At 148 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 10
miles southeast of Newland, or 5 miles east of Linville Falls. This
storm was nearly stationary.

HAZARD...Wind gusts up to 40 mph and pea size hail.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around
         unsecured objects. Minor damage to outdoor objects is
         possible.

Locations impacted include...
Crossnore, B.R. Parkway-Linville Falls To Grandfather, Linville
Falls, Edgemont, Globe, Pineola, Jonas Ridge and Linville.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If outdoors, consider seeking shelter inside a building.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm and may lead to
localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

&&

LAT...LON 3610 8171 3593 8168 3586 8179 3587 8191
      3589 8191 3590 8192 3591 8191 3592 8192
      3603 8194
TIME...MOT...LOC 1748Z 259DEG 4KT 3595 8184

MAX HAIL SIZE...0.25 IN
MAX WIND GUST...40 MPH

$$

CAC

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
139 PM EDT Wed Aug 10 2022

NCZ053-101815-
Buncombe NC-
139 PM EDT Wed Aug 10 2022

...A strong thunderstorm will impact portions of western Buncombe
County through 215 PM EDT...

At 138 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 10
miles west of Downtown Asheville, or 4 miles southwest of Leicester,
moving east at 10 mph.

HAZARD...Wind gusts up to 40 mph and pea size hail.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around
         unsecured objects. Minor damage to outdoor objects is
         possible.

Locations impacted include...
Downtown Asheville, East Asheville, West Asheville, North Asheville,
Woodfin, Weaverville, Biltmore Forest, Bent Creek, Leicester and B.R.
Parkway-Nc Arboretum To East Asheville.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If outdoors, consider seeking shelter inside a building.

&&

LAT...LON 3577 8258 3551 8249 3549 8278 3551 8279
      3554 8277 3556 8278 3557 8277 3560 8280
      3562 8281 3562 8282 3567 8284 3573 8269
      3573 8267 3574 8266
TIME...MOT...LOC 1738Z 254DEG 8KT 3561 8273

MAX HAIL SIZE...0.25 IN
MAX WIND GUST...40 MPH

$$

WJM

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Morristown TN
129 PM EDT Wed Aug 10 2022

TNZ036-069-071-073-101830-
Anderson TN-Knox TN-North Sevier TN-NW Blount TN-
129 PM EDT Wed Aug 10 2022

...A strong thunderstorm will impact portions of central Anderson,
Knox, northeastern Blount and northwestern Sevier Counties through
230 PM EDT...

At 129 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Knoxville, moving north at 15 mph.

HAZARD...Winds in excess of 40 mph.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around
         unsecured objects.

Locations impacted include...
Knoxville, Oak Ridge, Maryville, Sevierville, Clinton, Alcoa,
Farragut, Louisville, Rockford and Eagleton Village.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If outdoors, consider seeking shelter inside a building.

&&

LAT...LON 3587 8414 3600 8428 3621 8397 3617 8392
      3617 8391 3616 8390 3617 8390 3617 8388
      3594 8355 3569 8382
TIME...MOT...LOC 1729Z 175DEG 15KT 3592 8402

MAX HAIL SIZE...0.00 IN
MAX WIND GUST...40 MPH

$$

MCD

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service BLACKSBURG VA
123 PM EDT Wed Aug 10 2022

NCZ001-018-019-101800-
Ashe NC-Wilkes NC-Watauga NC-
123 PM EDT Wed Aug 10 2022

...Strong thunderstorms will impact portions of
western Wilkes, southeastern Watauga and southeastern Ashe Counties
through 200 PM EDT...

At 123 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from near Laurel Springs to Darby. Movement was east
at 10 mph.

HAZARD...Winds in excess of 30 mph and pea size hail.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around
         unsecured objects. Minor damage to outdoor objects is
         possible.

Locations impacted include...
Glendale Springs...
Wilbar...
Deep Gap...
Mc Grady...
Darby...
Fleetwood...
and Idlewild.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If outdoors, consider seeking shelter inside a building.

Locally heavy rain will quickly reduce visibility and result in
ponding of water on roadways, standing water in low lying areas, and
minor flooding of creeks, streams, and areas of poor drainage.
Drivers are urged to slow down and use extra caution to avoid
hydroplaning.

&&

LAT...LON 3605 8139 3607 8141 3608 8143 3607 8144
      3609 8146 3609 8147 3610 8148 3610 8151
      3612 8155 3612 8161 3640 8147 3639 8125
      3636 8125 3639 8121 3639 8116 3604 8138
      3604 8140
TIME...MOT...LOC 1723Z 288DEG 8KT 3637 8131 3610 8151

MAX HAIL SIZE...0.25 IN
MAX WIND GUST...30 MPH

$$

DS

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