Knoxville Weather Alerts

Special Weather Statement

The following areas are affected:

  • Whitley
  • Bell

KYZ085-087-280100-
WHITLEY-BELL-
820 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT WHITLEY...BELL...

AT 819 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS NEAR NOETOWN...OR NEAR
MIDDLESBORO...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 10 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MIDDLESBORO...FRAKES...DAVISBURG...BINGHAMTOWN...PRUDEN...FONDE...
INGRAM...CLEAR CREEK SPRINGS...MELDRUM...CHENOA...WILKERSON...
NOETOWN...PEARL AND CUMBERLAND GAP.

THIS INCLUDES U.S. HIGHWAY 25 EAST IN BELL COUNTY BETWEEN MILE
MARKERS 1 AND 7.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...WHICH WILL
CAUSE PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS. LOCALIZED FLOODING IS ALSO
POSSIBLE. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3659 8396 3659 8400 3664 8404 3670 8391
3669 8388 3671 8386 3671 8385 3672 8383
3674 8383 3678 8374 3662 8365 3658 8369
TIME...MOT...LOC 0019Z 152DEG 8KT 3653 8379

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Special Weather Statement

The following areas are affected:

  • Campbell
  • Claiborne
  • Union

TNZ013-014-037-280045-
CAMPBELL TN-CLAIBORNE TN-UNION TN-
807 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHEASTERN CAMPBELL...CLAIBORNE
AND NORTHEASTERN UNION COUNTIES UNTIL 845 PM EDT...

AT 807 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 10
MILES WEST OF NEW TAZEWELL...OR 11 MILES SOUTH OF
MIDDLESBORO...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 15 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MAYNARDVILLE...NEW TAZEWELL...TAZEWELL...HARROGATE...JELLICO...
SHARPS CHAPEL...LONE MOUNTAIN...WHITE OAK...ARTHUR...CLAIRFIELD...
ROSE HILL...SPRINGDALE...CUMBERLAND GAP...
POWELL RIVER PRESERVE AND SANDLICK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 3645 8344 3634 8363 3633 8366 3634 8367
3633 8368 3631 8368 3625 8378 3658 8411
3659 8409 3658 8369 3660 8367 3660 8356
TIME...MOT...LOC 0007Z 142DEG 13KT 3646 8379

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