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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
National Weather Service Morristown TN
305 AM EDT Thu Oct 28 2021

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-072-074-087-281600-
/O.CON.KMRX.HW.W.0008.211028T1200Z-211029T0000Z/
Johnson-Cocke Smoky Mountains-Southeast Greene-Unicoi-
Southeast Carter-Blount Smoky Mountains-Sevier Smoky Mountains-
Southeast Monroe-
Including the cities of Doeville, Mountain City, Neva,
Shady Valley, Trade, Laurel Bloomery, Hartford, Cedar Creek,
Erwin, Unicoi, Limestone Cove, Hampton, Cades Cove, Elkmont,
Gatlinburg, Citico, and Coker Creek
305 AM EDT Thu Oct 28 2021

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO
8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* WHAT...Southeast winds 20 to 40 mph with gusts up to 60 mph
  expected. Isolated gusts up to 70 mph are possible.

* WHERE...Higher elevations of East Tennessee.

* WHEN...From 8 AM to 8 PM EDT Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Damaging winds may blow down trees and power lines.
  Widespread power outages are expected. Travel could 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.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Charleston WV
811 AM EDT Thu Oct 28 2021

KYZ101>103-105-OHZ066-067-075-076-083>087-VAZ003-004-WVZ005>009-
013>017-024>026-033-034-515>518-291215-
Greenup-Carter-Boyd-Lawrence KY-Perry-Morgan-Athens-Washington-
Jackson OH-Vinton-Meigs-Gallia-Lawrence OH-Dickenson-Buchanan-Wayne-
Cabell-Mason-Jackson WV-Wood-Lincoln-Putnam-Kanawha-Roane-Wirt-Mingo-
Logan-Boone-McDowell-Wyoming-Northwest Raleigh-Southeast Raleigh-
Northwest Fayette-Southeast Fayette-
811 AM EDT Thu Oct 28 2021

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for northeast Kentucky, southeast
Ohio, southwest Virginia, and portions of central West Virginia,
northern West Virginia, southeast West Virginia, southern West
Virginia and western West Virginia.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.

Repetitive rounds of rain showers will affect the area Friday and
Saturday with scattered rain showers continuing through the weekend.
Rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are expected Friday and Saturday.
Minor flooding issues are possible.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Charleston WV
811 AM EDT Thu Oct 28 2021

WVZ010-011-018>020-027>032-039-040-519>526-291215-
Pleasants-Tyler-Calhoun-Ritchie-Doddridge-Clay-Braxton-Gilmer-Lewis-
Harrison-Taylor-Upshur-Barbour-Northwest Nicholas-Southeast Nicholas-
Northwest Webster-Southeast Webster-Northwest Pocahontas-
Southeast Pocahontas-Northwest Randolph-Southeast Randolph-
811 AM EDT Thu Oct 28 2021

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of central West
Virginia, northeast West Virginia, northern West Virginia and
southeast West Virginia.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.

Repetitive rounds of rain showers will affect the area, especially
along the northeast mountains Friday and Saturday. Rainfall amounts
of 2 to 3 inches might produce flooding issues. There is a marginal
risk for excessive rainfall Friday into Saturday morning.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
642 AM EDT Thu Oct 28 2021

NCZ009>011-026-027-041-077-085-086-291200-
Vance-Warren-Halifax-Franklin-Nash-Wake-Harnett-Scotland-Hoke-
642 AM EDT Thu Oct 28 2021

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for central North Carolina.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

Gusty winds up to 40 mph will be possible in and around showers
overnight. Additionally, isolated thunderstorms will be capable of
producing locally damaging wind gusts.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
642 AM EDT Thu Oct 28 2021

NCZ007-008-021>025-038>040-073>076-083-084-291200-
Person-Granville-Forsyth-Guilford-Alamance-Orange-Durham-Davidson-
Randolph-Chatham-Stanly-Montgomery-Moore-Lee-Anson-Richmond-
642 AM EDT Thu Oct 28 2021

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for central North Carolina.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

Gusty winds up to 40 mph will be possible in and around showers
overnight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
513 AM EDT Thu Oct 28 2021

NCZ033-035-049-050-501>506-290915-
Avery-Alexander-Yancey-Mitchell-Caldwell Mountains-Greater Caldwell-
Burke Mountains-Greater Burke-McDowell Mountains-Eastern McDowell-
513 AM EDT Thu Oct 28 2021

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the northern mountains and
northern foothills of North Carolina.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

A large area of rain with a few embedded thunderstorms will move
across the region mainly during the afternoon and early evening. As
this happens, some strong wind gusts will be possible across the high
elevations and ridgetops. Heavy downpours are possible, mainly near
the Blue Ridge Escarpment, which could result in localized flooding
where several storms produce heavy rain in quick succession. A few
cloud-to-ground lightning strikes are possible in any thunderstorms
that develop.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

None.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
513 AM EDT Thu Oct 28 2021

GAZ010-017-018-026-028-029-NCZ036-037-056-057-068>072-082-507>510-
SCZ001>014-019-290915-
Rabun-Habersham-Stephens-Franklin-Hart-Elbert-Iredell-Davie-Catawba-
Rowan-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-
513 AM EDT Thu Oct 28 2021

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for northeast Georgia, the western
Piedmont of North Carolina, and upstate South Carolina.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

A large area of rain with a few embedded thunderstorms will move
across the region mainly during the afternoon and early evening.
Heavy downpours are possible, mainly near the Blue Ridge Escarpment.
Some localized flooding is possible in urban areas as well. A few
cloud-to-ground lightning strikes are possible in any thunderstorms
that develop. There is a small chance that storms could become strong
to severe on the south and east side of metro Charlotte this evening
if the atmosphere becomes unstable. The threat for heavy rain and
thunderstorms will diminish late this evening.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

None.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
453 AM EDT Thu Oct 28 2021

NCZ012-013-030-VAZ048-060>062-064>069-076-079>083-087>089-092-
509>522-290900-
Northampton-Hertford-Bertie-Fluvanna-Prince Edward-Cumberland-
Goochland-Caroline-Mecklenburg-Lunenburg-Nottoway-Amelia-Powhatan-
Richmond-Brunswick-Dinwiddie-Prince George-Charles City-New Kent-
Greensville-Sussex-Surry-Southampton-Western Louisa-Eastern Louisa-
Western Hanover-Eastern Hanover-Western Chesterfield-
Eastern Chesterfield (Including Col. Heights)-
Western Henrico (Including the City of Richmond)-Eastern Henrico-
Western King William-Eastern King William-Western King and Queen-
Eastern King and Queen-Western Essex-Eastern Essex-
453 AM EDT Thu Oct 28 2021

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for northeast North Carolina,
central Virginia, east central Virginia, north central Virginia,
south central Virginia and southeast Virginia.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

Another strong area of low pressure approaches the area from the
Mississippi River valley tonight through Saturday. Locally heavy
rainfall is possible tonight across the outlook area.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.

Locally heavy rainfall potential continues into Friday across the
outlook area. There is also a chance for isolated thunderstorms, with
any thunderstorm capable of producing strong, damaging winds.
Outside of any thunderstorm, gusty winds are expected Friday into
Friday night. East to southeast winds are expected to gust up to 40
mph on Friday. This may cause some localized downed trees and power
lines. In addition, minor to locally moderate tidal flooding is
possible, and localized beach erosion is possible at the coast.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
340 AM EDT Thu Oct 28 2021

NCZ001>006-018>020-VAZ007-009>020-022>024-032>035-043>047-058-059-
WVZ042>044-507-508-290745-
Ashe-Alleghany NC-Surry-Stokes-Rockingham-Caswell-Watauga-Wilkes-
Yadkin-Tazewell-Smyth-Bland-Giles-Wythe-Pulaski-Montgomery-Grayson-
Carroll-Floyd-Craig-Alleghany VA-Bath-Roanoke-Botetourt-Rockbridge-
Patrick-Franklin-Bedford-Amherst-Henry-Pittsylvania-Campbell-
Appomattox-Buckingham-Halifax-Charlotte-Mercer-Summers-Monroe-
Eastern Greenbrier-Western Greenbrier-
340 AM EDT Thu Oct 28 2021

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

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

A slow, deep low pressure system will result in repeated rounds of
moderate to occasionally heavy rainfall beginning this afternoon and
continuing tonight. Rainfall amounts of 2 to 3 inches are expected
through Friday morning, especially along the Blue Ridge mountains
from near Boone, to Hillsville, to Amherst. Many trees will lose
their leaves, and this may contribute to flooding problems.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.

Widespread rains continues Friday and Saturday. Areas that see
repeated bouts of rain will see higher chances for localized
flooding.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation may be needed. Reports should be submitted by
phone by calling 1-866-215-4324, social media, by email at
rnk.skywarn@noaa.gov or online at www.weather.gov/rnk.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Morristown TN
310 AM EDT Thu Oct 28 2021

TNZ012>017-035>040-042-044-046-067>071-073-081>086-098>101-VAZ001-
002-005-006-008-290715-
Scott-Campbell-Claiborne-Hancock-Hawkins-Sullivan-Morgan-Anderson-
Union-Grainger-Hamblen-Northwest Cocke-Northwest Greene-
Washington-Northwest Carter-Roane-Loudon-Knox-Jefferson-
Northwest Blount-North Sevier-Sequatchie-Bledsoe-Rhea-Meigs-
McMinn-Northwest Monroe-Marion-Hamilton-Bradley-West Polk-Lee-
Wise-Russell-
310 AM EDT Thu Oct 28 2021 /210 AM CDT Thu Oct 28 2021/

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not needed at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Morristown TN
310 AM EDT Thu Oct 28 2021

NCZ060-061-TNZ018-041-043-045-047-072-074-087-102-290715-
Cherokee-Clay-Johnson-Cocke Smoky Mountains-Southeast Greene-
Unicoi-Southeast Carter-Blount Smoky Mountains-
Sevier Smoky Mountains-Southeast Monroe-East Polk-
310 AM EDT Thu Oct 28 2021

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Strong winds are expected today across the East Tennessee
Mountains and southwest North Carolina. Southeast winds between 20
and 40 mph with gusts up to 60 mph are expected. Isolated gusts
up to 70 mph are possible in favored mountain wave locations. A
High Wind Warning has been issued for the East Tennessee
mountains, and a Wind Advisory has been issued for southwest North
Carolina and the higher elevations of Polk County.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not needed at this time.

$$

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