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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
435 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

TNZ017-VAZ002-005-006-008-272130-
SULLIVAN TN-WASHINGTON VA-RUSSELL VA-SCOTT VA-WISE VA-
435 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTH CENTRAL SULLIVAN...
SOUTHWESTERN RUSSELL...EASTERN SCOTT...SOUTHWESTERN WASHINGTON...AND
SOUTHEASTERN WISE COUNTIES...THE SOUTH CENTRAL CITY OF NORTON AND THE
SOUTHWESTERN CITY OF BRISTOL UNTIL 530 PM EDT...

AT 435 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER
WALNUT HILL...OR NEAR BRISTOL TN...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 25 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
KINGSPORT...NORTON...BRISTOL TN...BRISTOL...WALNUT HILL...COEBURN...
NICKELSVILLE...DUNGANNON...FORT BLACKMORE...BLOUNTVILLE...HILTONS...
COLLINGWOOD AND BLOOMINGDALE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 3700 8246 3656 8214 3645 8233 3685 8274
TIME...MOT...LOC 2035Z 145DEG 20KT 3657 8229

$$

DH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
421 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

TNZ014-038-039-VAZ001-272115-
HAMBLEN TN-CLAIBORNE TN-GRAINGER TN-LEE VA-
421 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR CENTRAL GRAINGER...WEST CENTRAL
HAMBLEN...CLAIBORNE AND SOUTHWESTERN LEE COUNTIES UNTIL 515 PM EDT...

AT 420 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
RUTLEDGE...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 25 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MORRISTOWN...RUTLEDGE...NEW TAZEWELL...TAZEWELL...
HARROGATE-SHAWANEE...CUMBERLAND GAP...SPRINGDALE...BUFFALO SPRINGS...
THORN HILL...LONE MOUNTAIN...SANDLICK...ALPHA AND ARTHUR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 3660 8346 3660 8347 3619 8330 3615 8341
      3616 8346 3617 8347 3617 8349 3618 8352
      3616 8353 3658 8381 3658 8369 3662 8365
      3662 8363 3664 8361 3667 8349
TIME...MOT...LOC 2020Z 156DEG 22KT 3623 8344

$$

DH

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
411 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

TNZ013-014-037-038-272115-
CAMPBELL TN-CLAIBORNE TN-GRAINGER TN-UNION TN-
411 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHEASTERN CAMPBELL...WEST
CENTRAL GRAINGER...WESTERN CLAIBORNE AND CENTRAL UNION COUNTIES UNTIL
515 PM EDT...

AT 411 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
MAYNARDVILLE...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 25 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MAYNARDVILLE...PLAINVIEW...LUTTRELL...CLAIRFIELD...SPRINGDALE...
ROSE HILL...SANDLICK AND SHARPS CHAPEL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 3658 8372 3626 8358 3619 8379 3659 8406
TIME...MOT...LOC 2011Z 156DEG 22KT 3630 8373

$$

DH


Air Quality Alert


GAZ020>023-031>035-042>048-053>057-282215-

AIR QUALITY ALERT MESSAGE
GEORGIA DEPT OF NATURAL RESOURCES ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION DIVISION
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
204 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...CODE ORANGE AIR QUALITY ALERT IS IN EFFECT FOR ATLANTA FOR
SATURDAY MAY 28...

THE GEORGIA DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES...ENVIRONMENTAL
PROTECTION DIVISION HAS ISSUED A CODE ORANGE (UNHEALTHY FOR
SENSITIVE GROUPS) AIR QUALITY ALERT FOR ATLANTA FOR
SATURDAY MAY 28.

UNDER CODE ORANGE CONDITIONS...THE OUTDOOR AIR IS LIKELY TO BE
UNHEALTHY FOR SOME PEOPLE. CHILDREN...PEOPLE WHO ARE SENSITIVE TO
OZONE...AND PEOPLE WITH HEART OR LUNG DISEASE SHOULD LIMIT
PROLONGED OUTDOOR EXERTION DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON OR EARLY
EVENING WHEN OZONE CONCENTRATIONS ARE HIGHEST.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ON THE AIR QUALITY INDEX PLEASE VISIT
GEORGIAAIR.ORG/SMOGFORECAST.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
257 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

GAZ010-017-018-026-NCZ033-035-036-048>053-056-058-059-062>065-
068>070-501>510-SCZ001>007-010-281900-
RABUN-HABERSHAM-STEPHENS-FRANKLIN-AVERY-ALEXANDER-IREDELL-MADISON-
YANCEY-MITCHELL-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-BUNCOMBE-CATAWBA-GRAHAM-
NORTHERN JACKSON-MACON-SOUTHERN JACKSON-TRANSYLVANIA-HENDERSON-
CLEVELAND-LINCOLN-GASTON-CALDWELL MOUNTAINS-GREATER CALDWELL-
BURKE MOUNTAINS-GREATER BURKE-MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS-EASTERN MCDOWELL-
RUTHERFORD MOUNTAINS-GREATER RUTHERFORD-POLK MOUNTAINS-EASTERN POLK-
OCONEE MOUNTAINS-PICKENS MOUNTAINS-GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS-
GREATER OCONEE-GREATER PICKENS-GREATER GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG-
ANDERSON-
257 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO
DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON...WITH THE HIGHEST COVERAGE OVER THE
NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS. THE MAIN THREAT WILL BE CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING. ANY SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS THAT DEVELOP WILL BE SLOW
MOVING...SO LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE.

.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...

NONE.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
456 AM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

GAZ001>009-011>016-019>025-027-030>039-041>062-066>076-078>086-
089>098-102>113-280900-
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-
456 AM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

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

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

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

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...
THE PRIMARY HAZARDS FROM ANY THUNDERSTORMS THAT DEVELOP WILL BE BRIEF
PERIODS OF FREQUENT LIGHTNING...GUSTY WINDS AND HEAVY RAIN.
THE BEST CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NORTH OF A LINE
FROM BUCHANAN TO ATLANTA TO BRASELTON BETWEEN NOON AND 8 PM.


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

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE IN EAST CENTRAL
GEORGIA LATE SATURDAY...WITH A BIT GREATER CHANCE SUNDAY IN THE
EAST AND FAR NORTH.

CHANCES GRADUALLY INCREASE ACROSS NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA MONDAY
THROUGH THURSDAY WITH MIDWEEK LOOKING TO HAVE GREATER STORM
POTENTIAL AS INSTABILITY IS FORECAST TO INCREASE.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...
THE PRIMARY HAZARDS FROM ANY THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE FREQUENT
LIGHTNING...GUSTY WINDS AND HEAVY RAIN.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED THROUGH TONIGHT.

$$

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