Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
1210 PM EDT MON OCT 13 2014

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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-
NW 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-
RUSSELL-WASHINGTON-
1210 PM EDT MON OCT 13 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST TENNESSEE...SOUTHWEST
VIRGINIA...AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA.

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

A STRONG STORM SYSTEM AND ITS ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT WILL SLOWLY
APPROACH THE REGION TONIGHT...BRINGING A STRONG SOUTHEASTERLY WIND
FLOW OVER THE MOUNTAINS. STRONG WIND GUSTS ARE EXPECTED OVER THE
MOUNTAINS AND THEIR ADJACENT FOOTHILLS TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY...WHERE
A HIGH WIND WARNING IS IN EFFECT.

A LINE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL ALSO APPROACH THE REGION
LATE TONIGHT TOWARDS SUNRISE...WITH SOME OF THESE STORMS POSSIBLY
BECOMING STRONG TO SEVERE NEAR THE CUMBERLAND PLATEAU. DAMAGING
WINDS WILL BE THE PRIMARY THREAT...ALTHOUGH AN ISOLATED TORNADO
CANNOT BE RULED OUT.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...

A COLD FRONT WITH A STRONG WIND FIELD WILL SLOWLY MOVE INTO THE AREA
ON TUESDAY...BRINGING AN EXTENSIVE AREA OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
WITH HEAVY RAINFALL. DUE TO THE SLOW MOVEMENT OF THE COLD FRONT...
FLOODING WILL BE A THREAT ON TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT.

SOME STORMS ON TUESDAY MAY ALSO BECOME SEVERE WITH DAMAGING WINDS...
AND AN ISOLATED TORNADO OR TWO WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE. STRONG WIND
GUSTS WILL ALSO CONTINUE ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS AND THEIR ADJACENT
FOOTHILLS ON TUESDAY.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED ON TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT.

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