Knoxville Weather Alerts

Wind Advisory

The following areas are affected:

  • Blount
  • Sevier
  • Cocke

Cocke Smoky Mountains-Blount Smoky Mountains-
Sevier Smoky Mountains-
Including the cities of Cosby, Cades Cove, and Gatlinburg
339 AM EST Fri Feb 24 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 7 AM EST
SATURDAY...

The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 7 PM this evening to 7 AM EST
Saturday.

* EVENT...Southerly winds of 20 to 30 mph, with gusts to 45 mph.

* TIMING...7 PM tonight through 7 AM Saturday morning.

* IMPACTS...These winds may down trees or tree limbs...as well as
power lines. Loose outdoor objects should be secured. Motorists
should be extra cautious to cross winds especially when driving
in the higher elevations.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 26 to 39 mph and/or gusts of
40 to 57 mph are expected or occurring. Winds this strong can
make driving difficult...especially for high profile vehicles.
Use extra caution.

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Special Weather Statement

The following areas are affected:

  • Fentress
  • Cumberland

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Including the cities of Dover, Clarksville, Springfield,
Hendersonville, Gallatin, Goodlettsville, Lafayette, Celina,
Byrdstown, Erin, Waverly, New Johnsonville, McEwen, Dickson,
Ashland City, Kingston Springs, Nashville, Lebanon, Mount Juliet,
Hartsville, Carthage, South Carthage, Gordonsville, Gainesboro,
Cookeville, Livingston, Jamestown, Allardt, Linden, Lobelville,
Centerville, Hohenwald, Franklin, Brentwood, Columbia, Lewisburg,
Murfreesboro, Smyrna, La Vergne, Woodbury, Smithville, Sparta,
Crossville, Shelbyville, Tullahoma, Manchester, McMinnville,
Altamont, Coalmont, Spencer, Clifton, Waynesboro, Lawrenceburg,
and Pulaski
1048 AM CST Fri Feb 24 2017

...Gusty South to Southwest Winds and Record Warmth Today...

Gusty south to southwest winds of 15 to 25 mph with gusts of 30
to 40 mph, occasional higher at times, will continue into the
afternoon today ahead of an approaching cold front. Outdoor
objects may be blown around, and driving may be difficult at times
especially for high profile vehicles.

These gusty winds will help usher in record high temperatures
across Middle Tennessee by this afternoon, with highs expected to
reach the mid 70s to lower 80s across the area.

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