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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
326 AM EST THU DEC 18 2014

NCZ060-061-TNZ012>018-035>047-067>074-081>087-098>102-VAZ001-002-
005-006-008-190830-
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-
326 AM EST THU DEC 18 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

...LIGHT WINTRY MIX POSSIBLE EARLY THIS MORNING...

A WEAK WINTER WEATHER SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA THIS
MORNING AND WITH MORNING LOW TEMPERATURES EXPECTED TO BE AT OR
SLIGHTLY BELOW FREEZING SOME AREAS MAY EXPERIENCE LIGHT FREEZING
RAIN OR SLEET. A LIGHT GLAZE OF ICE MAY FORM ON ROADS AND OTHER
UNTREATED SURFACES.

LOCATIONS THAT WILL BE MOST LIKELY AFFECTED ARE GENERALLY ALONG
THE CUMBERLAND PLATEAU AND THE WEST TENNESSEE VALLEY

MOTORISTS ARE ADVISED TO EXERCISE CAUTION AND ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO
REACH THEIR DESTINATION FOR TODAYS MORNING COMMUTE...AS ROADS AND
OTHER UNTREATED SURFACES MAY BECOME SLIPPERY WITH LITTLE OR NO
WARNING...ESPECIALLY ELEVATED ROADS SUCH AS BRIDGES AND
OVERPASSES

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

A DEVELOPING STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS THE TENNESSEE VALLEY AND
SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS TUESDAY NIGHT AND CHRISTMAS DAY. THE
RAIN WILL LIKELY CHANGE TO SNOW TUESDAY NIGHT ACROSS MUCH OF THE
AREA AS COLD AIR MOVES INTO THE SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS. SNOW SHOWERS
ARE EXPECTED CHRISTMAS DAY WITH ACCUMULATIONS POSSIBLE ACROSS THE
HIGHER ELEVATIONS.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT NEEDED AT THIS TIME.

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Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
318 AM EST THU DEC 18 2014

TNZ012>015-035>038-067>069-081>085-098>100-VAZ001-181500-
SCOTT TN-CAMPBELL-CLAIBORNE-HANCOCK-MORGAN-ANDERSON-UNION-
GRAINGER-ROANE-LOUDON-KNOX-SEQUATCHIE-BLEDSOE-RHEA-MEIGS-MCMINN-
MARION-HAMILTON-BRADLEY-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ONEIDA...LA FOLLETTE...TAZEWELL...
SNEEDVILLE...WARTBURG...CLINTON...OAK RIDGE...MAYNARDVILLE...
RUTLEDGE...KINGSTON...LENOIR CITY...KNOXVILLE...DUNLAP...
PIKEVILLE...DAYTON...DECATUR...ATHENS...JASPER...CHATTANOOGA...
CLEVELAND...JONESVILLE
318 AM EST THU DEC 18 2014


...LIGHT WINTRY MIX POSSIBLE EARLY THIS MORNING...

A WEAK WINTER WEATHER SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA THIS
MORNING AND WITH MORNING LOW TEMPERATURES EXPECTED TO BE AT OR
SLIGHTLY BELOW FREEZING SOME AREAS MAY EXPERIENCE LIGHT FREEZING
RAIN OR SLEET. A LIGHT GLAZE OF ICE MAY FORM ON ROADS AND OTHER
UNTREATED SURFACES.

LOCATIONS THAT WILL BE MOST LIKELY AFFECTED ARE GENERALLY ALONG
THE CUMBERLAND PLATEAU AND THE WEST TENNESSEE VALLEY

MOTORISTS ARE ADVISED TO EXERCISE CAUTION AND ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO
REACH THEIR DESTINATION FOR TODAYS MORNING COMMUTE...AS ROADS AND
OTHER UNTREATED SURFACES MAY BECOME SLIPPERY WITH LITTLE OR NO
WARNING...ESPECIALLY ELEVATED ROADS SUCH AS BRIDGES AND
OVERPASSES.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER LOCAL MEDIA FOR FURTHER
DETAILS OR UPDATES.


$$



Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
438 AM EST THU DEC 18 2014

...LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET IS EXPECTED EARLY THIS MORNING...

.A WEAK WINTER WEATHER SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA THIS
MORNING AND WITH MORNING LOW TEMPERATURES EXPECTED TO BE AT OR
SLIGHTLY BELOW FREEZING SOME AREAS MAY EXPERIENCE LIGHT FREEZING
RAIN OR SLEET. A LIGHT GLAZE OF ICE MAY FORM ON ROADS AND OTHER
UNTREATED SURFACES..

TNZ012>014-035>039-067>071-073-081>086-181500-
/O.NEW.KMRX.WW.Y.0021.141218T1000Z-141218T1500Z/
SCOTT TN-CAMPBELL-CLAIBORNE-MORGAN-ANDERSON-UNION-GRAINGER-
HAMBLEN-ROANE-LOUDON-KNOX-JEFFERSON-NW BLOUNT-NORTH SEVIER-
SEQUATCHIE-BLEDSOE-RHEA-MEIGS-MCMINN-NORTHWEST MONROE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ONEIDA...LA FOLLETTE...TAZEWELL...
WARTBURG...CLINTON...OAK RIDGE...MAYNARDVILLE...RUTLEDGE...
MORRISTOWN...KINGSTON...LENOIR CITY...KNOXVILLE...DANDRIDGE...
MARYVILLE...SEVIERVILLE...DUNLAP...PIKEVILLE...DAYTON...DECATUR...
ATHENS...MADISONVILLE
438 AM EST THU DEC 18 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST /9 AM CST/
THIS MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MORRISTOWN HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 10 AM EST /9 AM CST/ THIS MORNING.

* EVENT...A MIX OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET WILL BE POSSIBLE
  ALONG THE CUMBERLAND PLATEAU AND WESTERN TENNESSEE VALLEY.

* TIMING...EARLY THIS MORNING...ESPECIALLY DURING MORNING RUSH
  HOUR.

* IMPACTS...ROADS AND OTHER SURFACES MAY QUICKLY BECOME SLICK AND
  HAZARDOUS...ESPECIALLY BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TRAVEL WILL LIKELY BECOME HAZARDOUS ONCE THE WINTRY PRECIPITATION
BEGINS. MOTORISTS NEED TO BE ESPECIALLY CAREFUL ON BRIDGES AND
OVERPASSES WHERE SLIPPERY SPOTS OFTEN DEVELOP FIRST.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER LOCAL MEDIA FOR FURTHER
DETAILS OR UPDATES.

&&

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