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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Morristown TN
300 PM EST Wed Feb 8 2023

TNZ041-043-072-074-090500-
/O.EXT.KMRX.HW.W.0002.230209T0900Z-230209T2100Z/
Cocke Smoky Mountains-Southeast Greene-Blount Smoky Mountains-
Sevier Smoky Mountains-
Including the cities of Hartford, Cedar Creek, Cades Cove,
Elkmont, and Gatlinburg
300 PM EST Wed Feb 8 2023

...HIGH WIND WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 4 PM EST
THURSDAY...

* WHAT...South winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 60 mph
  expected.

* WHERE...Cocke Smoky Mountains, Southeast Greene, Blount Smoky
  Mountains and Sevier Smoky Mountains Counties.

* WHEN...From 4 AM to 4 PM EST Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Damaging winds will blow down trees and power lines.
  Widespread power outages are expected. Travel will be
  difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

People should avoid being outside in forested areas and around
trees and branches. If possible, remain in the lower levels of
your home during the windstorm, and avoid windows. Use caution if
you must drive.

&&

$$


Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Morristown TN
300 PM EST Wed Feb 8 2023

TNZ012>014-018-035-045-047-081-082-087-098-VAZ001-002-006-008-
090500-
/O.EXT.KMRX.WI.Y.0007.230209T0900Z-230209T2100Z/
Scott TN-Campbell-Claiborne-Johnson-Morgan-Unicoi-
Southeast Carter-Sequatchie-Bledsoe-Southeast Monroe-Marion-Lee-
Wise-Russell-Washington VA-
Including the cities of Big South Fork National, Oneida,
Smokey Junction, Elgin, Huntsville, Norma, Slick Rock, Fincastle,
La Follette, Elk Valley, Jellico, White Oak, Caryville,
Royal Blue, Lone Mountain, Sandlick, Springdale, Arthur,
Harrogate-Shawanee, Clairfield, Howard Quarter, Doeville,
Mountain City, Neva, Shady Valley, Trade, Laurel Bloomery,
Pine Orchard, High Point, Petros, Erwin, Unicoi, Limestone Cove,
Hampton, Cagle, Dunlap, Cartwright, Lone Oak, Old Cumberland,
Palio, Melvine, Mount Crest, Pikeville, Brayton, Citico,
Coker Creek, South Pittsburg, Haletown (Guild), Jasper,
Martin Springs, Whitwell, Powells Crossroads, Monteagle,
Rose Hill, Big Stone Gap, Norton, Wise, Coeburn, Appalachia,
Pardee, Hansonville, Lebanon, Dye, Castlewood, Honaker, Rosedale,
Benhams, Bristol VA, and Abingdon
300 PM EST Wed Feb 8 2023 /200 PM CST Wed Feb 8 2023/

...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM EST /3 AM CST/ TO 4 PM
EST /3 PM CST/ THURSDAY...

* WHAT...South winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph
  expected.

* WHERE...The Cumberland plateau, higher elevations of southwest
  Virginia, and the portions of the east Tennessee mountains.

* WHEN...From 4 AM EST /3 AM CST/ to 4 PM EST /3 PM CST/
  Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects.
  Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may
  result.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high
profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.

&&

$$

TD


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
425 PM EST Wed Feb 8 2023

NCZ007>011-021>028-038>043-073>078-083>086-088-089-092130-
Person-Granville-Vance-Warren-Halifax-Forsyth-Guilford-Alamance-
Orange-Durham-Franklin-Nash-Edgecombe-Davidson-Randolph-Chatham-Wake-
Johnston-Wilson-Stanly-Montgomery-Moore-Lee-Harnett-Wayne-Anson-
Richmond-Scotland-Hoke-Cumberland-Sampson-
425 PM EST Wed Feb 8 2023

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for central North Carolina.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

Widespread rain is expected from Friday through Sunday, with amounts
of 1-3 inches expected. This could result in some minor urban and
poor drainage flooding.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Morristown TN
311 PM EST Wed Feb 8 2023

NCZ060-061-TNZ012>018-035>047-067>074-081>087-098>102-VAZ001-002-
005-006-008-092000-
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-Northwest 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 VA-Russell-Washington VA-
311 PM EST Wed Feb 8 2023 /211 PM CST Wed Feb 8 2023/

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of southwest North
Carolina...east Tennessee and southwest Virginia.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

High winds, with gusts around 60 mph, are expected to develop in
the Smokies before daybreak Thursday morning. Wind gusts to around
45 to 50 mph are expected over the plateau, northeast tennessee
mountains and higher elevations of southwest Virginia during that
same time. Gusts to around 40 mph are expected in the valley
areas of east Tennessee.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

A low pressure system is expected to develop and impact portions
of the southeastern U.S. Saturday into Sunday, bringing rain and
snow. Confidence remains low on the extent of impacts in our
region, but the East Tennessee mountains and higher elevations of
southwest Virginia have the best chance to see accumulating
snowfall. Stay tuned to forecast updates as the details become
more clear.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not needed at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
239 PM EST Wed Feb 8 2023

NCZ033-048>053-058-059-062>065-501-503-505-091945-
Avery-Madison-Yancey-Mitchell-Swain-Haywood-Buncombe-Graham-
Northern Jackson-Macon-Southern Jackson-Transylvania-Henderson-
Caldwell Mountains-Burke Mountains-McDowell Mountains-
239 PM EST Wed Feb 8 2023

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the North Carolina mountains.

.DAY ONE...This afternoon and tonight.

Winds will increase from the south and southwest across the high
elevations of the southern Appalachians tonight into Thursday
morning. Gusts of 30 to 40 mph will be common above 3500 feet,
while gusts as high as 50 mph or greater are possible on exposed
high peaks and ridge tops. Winds will be much weaker on the valley
floors.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

Accumulating snow will be possible across the North Carolina
mountains Saturday through Sunday, with the best potential Saturday
night into Sunday morning. The snow could be heavy at times across
the northern North Carolina mountains and at the higher elevations
above 3500 feet.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

None.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
225 PM EST Wed Feb 8 2023

NCZ001-002-018-VAZ007-009>020-022>024-032>035-WVZ042>044-507-508-
091930-
Ashe-Alleghany NC-Watauga-Tazewell-Smyth-Bland-Giles-Wythe-Pulaski-
Montgomery-Grayson-Carroll-Floyd-Craig-Alleghany VA-Bath-Roanoke-
Botetourt-Rockbridge-Patrick-Franklin-Bedford-Amherst-Mercer-Summers-
Monroe-Eastern Greenbrier-Western Greenbrier-
225 PM EST Wed Feb 8 2023

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for northwest North Carolina,
central Virginia, south central Virginia, southwest Virginia, west
central Virginia and southeast West Virginia.

.DAY ONE...This afternoon and tonight.

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

South winds could gust 30 to 45 mph Thursday into Thursday evening,
especially along the ridges.

Potential exists for plowable snow Saturday night into Sunday.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

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NOAA National Weather Service
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Silver Spring, MD 20910
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