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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
612 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

TNZ014>018-038>047-VAZ001-002-005-006-008-221300-
CLAIBORNE-HANCOCK-HAWKINS-SULLIVAN-JOHNSON-GRAINGER-HAMBLEN-
NORTHWEST COCKE-COCKE SMOKY MOUNTAINS-NORTHWEST GREENE-
SOUTHEAST GREENE-WASHINGTON TN-UNICOI-NORTHWEST CARTER-
SOUTHEAST CARTER-LEE-WISE-SCOTT-RUSSELL-WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TAZEWELL...SNEEDVILLE...ROGERSVILLE...
KINGSPORT...BRISTOL...MOUNTAIN CITY...RUTLEDGE...MORRISTOWN...
NEWPORT...COSBY...GREENEVILLE...CEDAR CREEK...JOHNSON CITY...
ERWIN...ELIZABETHTON...ROAN MOUNTAIN...JONESVILLE...WISE...
NORTON...GATE CITY...LEBANON...ABINGDON
612 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...PATCHES OF DENSE FOG THIS MORNING...

FOG WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP EARLY THIS MORNING. MOTORISTS SHOULD
BE PREPARED FOR A RAPID REDUCTION IN VISIBILITY. VISIBILITIES NEAR
ONE QUARTER OF A MILE CAN BE EXPECTED. SOME AREAS MAY EXPERIENCE
NEAR ZERO VISIBILITY. THE FOG WILL BURN OFF AROUND 900 AM EDT.


$$

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
329 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

NCZ087-096-099-105>110-SCZ017-023-024-221600-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-INLAND PENDER-COASTAL PENDER-
INLAND NEW HANOVER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-INLAND BRUNSWICK-
COASTAL BRUNSWICK-MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...
WHITEVILLE...BURGAW...SURF CITY...TOPSAIL BEACH...WILMINGTON...
CAROLINA BEACH...WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH...LELAND...BOLIVIA...
SHALLOTTE...OCEAN ISLE BEACH...HOLDEN BEACH...OAK ISLAND...
SOUTHPORT...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON
329 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...HEAT INDEX VALUES OF 100 TO 104 DEGREES EXPECTED MIDDAY THROUGH
THIS AFTERNOON...

TEMPERATURES IN THE LOW TO MID 90S COMBINED WITH DEWPOINTS IN THE
LOW TO MID 70S WILL PRODUCE A RANGE OF HEAT INDEX VALUES BETWEEN
100 AND 104 DEGREES DURING THIS AFTERNOON.

IF WORKING OUTSIDE TODAY...MAKE SURE YOU TAKE FREQUENT
BREAKS BY SEEKING SHADE AND STAYING HYDRATED. WEAR LOOSE AND LIGHT
COLORED CLOTHING. DO NOT LEAVE CHILDREN OR PETS IN UNATTENDED IN
CLOSED VEHICLES. KEEP AN EXTRA EYE ON THE ELDERLY DURING THIS
HEAT. KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT
STROKE...AND KEEP PLENTY OF WATER AND SHADE AVAILABLE TO OUTDOOR
PETS AND LIVESTOCK.

$$
DCH


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
557 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

GAZ010-017-018-026-028-029-NCZ051-058-059-062>065-068>072-082-
507>510-SCZ001>014-019-231000-
RABUN-HABERSHAM-STEPHENS-FRANKLIN-HART-ELBERT-SWAIN-GRAHAM-
NORTHERN JACKSON-MACON-SOUTHERN JACKSON-TRANSYLVANIA-HENDERSON-
CLEVELAND-LINCOLN-GASTON-MECKLENBURG-CABARRUS-UNION NC-
RUTHERFORD MOUNTAINS-GREATER RUTHERFORD-POLK MOUNTAINS-EASTERN POLK-
OCONEE MOUNTAINS-PICKENS MOUNTAINS-GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS-
GREATER OCONEE-GREATER PICKENS-GREATER GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG-
CHEROKEE-YORK-ANDERSON-ABBEVILLE-LAURENS-UNION SC-CHESTER-GREENWOOD-
557 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST GEORGIA...PIEDMONT
NORTH CAROLINA...WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA AND UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE
PIEDMONT...FOOTHILLS...AND PORTIONS OF THE EXTREME SOUTHERN
APPALACHIANS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING
WILL BE THE PRIMARY THREAT WITH THESE STORMS. HOWEVER...A FEW
STORMS COULD PRODUCE DAMAGING WIND GUSTS AND POSSIBLY HAIL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

..SATURDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..SUNDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..MONDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..TUESDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..WEDNESDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..THURSDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTERS ARE REQUESTED TO FORWARD ANY REPORTS OF LARGE
HAIL...DAMAGING WINDS...OR FLASH FLOODING TO OUR OFFICE.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
557 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

NCZ033-035>037-048>050-052-053-056-057-501>506-231000-
AVERY-ALEXANDER-IREDELL-DAVIE-MADISON-YANCEY-MITCHELL-HAYWOOD-
BUNCOMBE-CATAWBA-ROWAN-CALDWELL MOUNTAINS-GREATER CALDWELL-
BURKE MOUNTAINS-GREATER BURKE-MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS-EASTERN MCDOWELL-
557 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PIEDMONT NORTH CAROLINA AND
WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS MAY DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING
ALONG AND NORTH OF INTERSTATE 40...FROM THE MOUNTAINS TO THE
NORTHERN PIEDMONT. CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING WILL BE THE PRIMARY THREAT
WITH THESE STORMS. HOWEVER...A FEW STORMS COULD PRODUCE DAMAGING
WIND GUSTS AND LARGE HAIL. IT IS POSSIBLE THAT AN ORGANIZED LINE
OF THUNDERSTORMS COULD DEVELOP ACROSS EASTERN KENTUCKY AND
TENNESSEE EARLY THIS EVENING. STEERING WINDS COULD BRING THE
STORMS ACROSS THE REGION DURING THE MID TO LATE EVENING HOURS. IF
THIS SCENARIO DEVELOPS...THE POTENTIAL FOR DAMAGING WINDS WILL
INCREASE ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND NORTHERN NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

..SATURDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..SUNDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..MONDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..TUESDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..WEDNESDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..THURSDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTERS ARE REQUESTED TO FORWARD ANY REPORTS OF LARGE
HAIL...DAMAGING WINDS...OR FLASH FLOODING TO OUR OFFICE.

$$

NED

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
501 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

GAZ001>009-011>016-019>025-027-030>039-041>062-066>076-078>086-
089>098-102>113-231015-
BALDWIN-BANKS-BARROW-BARTOW-BIBB-BLECKLEY-BUTTS-CARROLL-CATOOSA-
CHATTAHOOCHEE-CHATTOOGA-CHEROKEE-CLARKE-CLAYTON-COBB-COWETA-
CRAWFORD-CRISP-DADE-DAWSON-DEKALB-DODGE-DOOLY-DOUGLAS-EMANUEL-
FANNIN-FAYETTE-FLOYD-FORSYTH-GILMER-GLASCOCK-GORDON-GREENE-
GWINNETT-HALL-HANCOCK-HARALSON-HARRIS-HEARD-HENRY-HOUSTON-JACKSON-
JASPER-JEFFERSON-JOHNSON-JONES-LAMAR-LAURENS-LUMPKIN-MACON-
MADISON-MARION-MERIWETHER-MONROE-MONTGOMERY-MORGAN-MURRAY-
MUSCOGEE-NEWTON-NORTH FULTON-OCONEE-OGLETHORPE-PAULDING-PEACH-
PICKENS-PIKE-POLK-PULASKI-PUTNAM-ROCKDALE-SCHLEY-SOUTH FULTON-
SPALDING-STEWART-SUMTER-TALBOT-TALIAFERRO-TAYLOR-TELFAIR-TOOMBS-
TOWNS-TREUTLEN-TROUP-TWIGGS-UNION-UPSON-WALKER-WALTON-WARREN-
WASHINGTON-WEBSTER-WHEELER-WHITE-WHITFIELD-WILCOX-WILKES-
WILKINSON-
501 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA.

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

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING
ACROSS NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA.

DANGEROUS HEAT INDEX VALUES ARE EXPECTED ACROSS PORTIONS OF
CENTRAL GEORGIA THIS AFTERNOON INTO THE EARLY EVENING.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...

THE MAIN THREAT FROM ANY THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE STRONG
WINDS...FREQUENT LIGHTNING AND LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN.

DANGEROUS HEAT INDICES ACROSS PORTIONS OF CENTRAL GEORGIA WILL CREATE
THE POTENTIAL FOR HEAT EXHAUSTION OR HEAT STROKE.


DISCUSSION...

AN UPPER RIDGE WILL CONTINUE TO DOMINATE TODAY...ALLOWING FOR THE
HOT TEMPERATURES TO CONTINUE. DESPITE THIS UPPER RIDGE...ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS WILL STILL BE ABLE TO DEVELOP...MAINLY DURING THE
AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS. A FEW STRONG TO SEVERE STORMS ARE
POSSIBLE WITH DAMAGING WINDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL
WEAKEN WITH THE LOSS OF DAYTIME HEATING TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...
ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE EACH DAY. SUNDAY
APPEARS TO THE BEST DAY IN TERMS OF THE HIGHEST THUNDERSTORMS
CHANCES AS A BACKDOOR FRONT MOVES THROUGH THE AREA. A COLD FRONT
IS FORECAST TO MOVE INTO THE AREA FOR THURSDAY...ONCE AGAIN
INCREASING THE THUNDERSTORM CHANCES.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT REQUESTED BUT SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED
TO SUBMIT REPORTS OF STRONG TO SEVERE WEATHER THROUGH THE WEB BY
GOING TO WEATHER.GOV/ATLANTA.


$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
452 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

NCZ001>006-018>020-VAZ015>020-022>024-032>035-043>047-058-059-230900-
ASHE-ALLEGHANY NC-SURRY-STOKES-ROCKINGHAM-CASWELL-WATAUGA-WILKES-
YADKIN-GRAYSON-CARROLL-FLOYD-CRAIG-ALLEGHANY VA-BATH-ROANOKE-
BOTETOURT-ROCKBRIDGE-PATRICK-FRANKLIN-BEDFORD-AMHERST-HENRY-
PITTSYLVANIA-CAMPBELL-APPOMATTOX-BUCKINGHAM-HALIFAX-CHARLOTTE-
452 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH CENTRAL NORTH
CAROLINA...NORTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA...CENTRAL VIRGINIA...SOUTH
CENTRAL VIRGINIA...SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA AND WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER LOW AT THIS TIME.
HOWEVER...STORMS THAT OCCUR TODAY AND TONIGHT WILL BE VERY RAIN
EFFICIENT...CAUSING WATER TO POND ON HIGHWAYS. POOR DRAINAGE
FLOODING MAY OCCUR.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

MAIN THREAT FOR STORMS THIS WEEKEND WILL BE ALONG AND WEST OF
INTERSTATE 77. THE MAIN THREAT FROM THESE STORMS WILL BE HEAVY
RAIN.  EAST OF INTERSTATE 77...THE PROBABILITY OF WIDESPREAD
HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
318 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

NCZ087-096-099-105-107-109-SCZ017-023-024-230730-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-INLAND PENDER-INLAND NEW HANOVER-
INLAND BRUNSWICK-MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-
318 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA AND
NORTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

FOR THIS AFTERNOON...HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL CLIMB TO AROUND 100
DEGREES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

FOR SATURDAY...
HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL REACH AROUND 100 DEGREES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

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