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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
358 AM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

...WINDY CONDITIONS DEVELOPING FOR THE FAR EASTERN TENNESSEE
MOUNTAINS SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY MONDAY MORNING...

.A DEEPENING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVING NORTHEAST FROM THE
SOUTHERN PLAINS NORTHEAST TOWARD THE GREAT LAKES WILL TIGHTEN THE
PRESSURE GRADIENT BETWEEN IT AND A STRONG HIGH PRESSURE AREA OVER
THE CAROLINAS. THIS WILL PRODUCE VERY WINDY CONDITIONS OVER THE
SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS AND ADJACENT FOOTHILLS.

NCZ060-061-TNZ018-040>047-071>074-086-087-101-102-VAZ006-008-
222100-
/O.NEW.KMRX.HW.A.0005.141123T1800Z-141124T1200Z/
CHEROKEE-CLAY-JOHNSON-NORTHWEST COCKE-COCKE SMOKY MOUNTAINS-
NORTHWEST GREENE-SOUTHEAST GREENE-WASHINGTON TN-UNICOI-
NORTHWEST CARTER-SOUTHEAST CARTER-NW BLOUNT-
BLOUNT SMOKY MOUNTAINS-NORTH SEVIER-SEVIER SMOKY MOUNTAINS-
NORTHWEST MONROE-SOUTHEAST MONROE-WEST POLK-EAST POLK-RUSSELL-
WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MURPHY...HAYESVILLE...MOUNTAIN CITY...
NEWPORT...COSBY...GREENEVILLE...CEDAR CREEK...JOHNSON CITY...
ERWIN...ELIZABETHTON...ROAN MOUNTAIN...MARYVILLE...CADES COVE...
SEVIERVILLE...GATLINBURG...MADISONVILLE...COKER CREEK...BENTON...
DUCKTOWN...LEBANON...ABINGDON
358 AM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MORRISTOWN HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM EARLY SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
EARLY MONDAY MORNING.

* EVENT...SUSTAINED SOUTHEAST WINDS OF 25 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
  60 MPH AND HIGHER ARE EXPECTED OVER THE FOOTHILLS OF THE EASTERN
  TENNESSEE MOUNTAINS AND INCLUDING THE EASTERN TENNESSEE
  MOUNTAINS...THE SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS AND PARTS OF
  THE SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA MOUNTAINS AND ADJACENT FOOTHILLS. THE
  WINDS WILL SHIFT TO THE SOUTH AND THEN SOUTHWEST LATER SUNDAY
  NIGHT INTO MONDAY MORNING.

* TIMING...HIGH WINDS ARE EXPECTED BETWEEN 1 PM SUNDAY AND 7 AM
  MONDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...WINDS OF THESE MAGNITUDES MAY CAUSE DAMAGE DUE TO
  FALLING TREES AND POWER OUTAGES. MOTORISTS SHOULD USE CAUTION
  WHEN DRIVING IN THE MOUNTAINS...ESPECIALLY HIGH PROFILE
  VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS
HIGH WIND EVENT. SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH AND/OR GUSTS
OF 58 MPH OR STRONGER MAY OCCUR.  WINDS OF THESE MAGNITUDES MAY
CAUSE PROPERTY DAMAGE AND POWER OUTAGES.

&&

$$

TD


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
458 AM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

VAZ007-009-WVZ042-231100-
TAZEWELL-SMYTH-MERCER-
458 AM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA AND
SOUTHEAST WEST VIRGINIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

A STRONG STORM SYSTEM MOVING THROUGH THE TENNESSEE AND OHIO
VALLEYS WILL BRING SOUTHEAST WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
45 MPH SUNDAY FROM LATE MORNING INTO THE EVENING. THE STRONGEST
WINDS MAY OCCUR WHEN A BAND OF RAINSHOWERS MOVES THROUGH THE
REGION DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING. A WIND
ADVISORY OR POSSIBLY EVEN A HIGH WIND WARNING MAY EVENTUALLY BE
NEEDED FOR THIS REGION.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

RAB

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
449 AM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

KYZ101>103-105-OHZ066-087-VAZ003-004-WVZ005>008-010-011-013>020-
024>040-046-047-231000-
GREENUP-CARTER-BOYD-LAWRENCE KY-PERRY-LAWRENCE OH-DICKENSON-BUCHANAN-
WAYNE-CABELL-MASON-JACKSON WV-PLEASANTS-TYLER-LINCOLN-PUTNAM-KANAWHA-
ROANE-WIRT-CALHOUN-RITCHIE-DODDRIDGE-MINGO-LOGAN-BOONE-CLAY-BRAXTON-
GILMER-LEWIS-HARRISON-TAYLOR-MCDOWELL-WYOMING-RALEIGH-FAYETTE-
NICHOLAS-WEBSTER-UPSHUR-BARBOUR-POCAHONTAS-RANDOLPH-
449 AM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST
KENTUCKY...SOUTHEAST OHIO...SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA AND MUCH OF WEST
VIRGINIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

VERY SMALL THREAT OF A BRIEF PERIOD OF FREEZING RAIN THIS MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
350 AM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

NCZ011-027-028-042-043-077-078-085-086-088-089-231000-
HALIFAX-NASH-EDGECOMBE-JOHNSTON-WILSON-HARNETT-WAYNE-SCOTLAND-HOKE-
CUMBERLAND-SAMPSON-
350 AM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY EVENING COULD RESULT IN
WIND GUSTS TO 50 MPH.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

DJF

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