Scientific Forecaster Discussion
Area forecast discussion
National Weather Service Morristown Tennessee
105 PM EST Wednesday Mar 4 2015
Discussion...short fused update for Wind Advisory for much of
Tennessee and southwest north carolinia. Pressure gradient packing
along northwest part of mrx County Warning Area has led to strengthening southwest
winds this afternoon. Winds will become less gusty before shigfting
to the northwest across the Tennessee Valley this evening.
Preliminary point temps/pops...
Chattanooga Airport, Tennessee 34 37 22 46 / 90 100 10 10
Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport, Tennessee 32 35 18 41 / 90 100 10 10
Oak Ridge, Tennessee 30 33 18 41 / 90 100 10 10
Tri Cities Airport, Tennessee 32 35 17 42 / 90 100 10 10
NC...Wind Advisory until 7 PM EST this evening for Cherokee-Clay.
Tennessee...Wind Advisory until 7 PM EST /6 PM CST/ this evening for
Anderson-Bledsoe-Blount Smoky Mountains-Bradley-Cocke Smoky
north Sevier-northwest Carter-northwest Cocke-northwest
Greene-northwest Monroe-Rhea-Roane-Sequatchie-Sevier Smoky
Mountains-southeast Carter-southeast Greene-southeast
Monroe-Sullivan-Unicoi-Union-Washington Tennessee-west Polk.
Winter Storm Watch from 1 am EST /midnight CST/ Thursday through
Thursday afternoon for Anderson-Bledsoe-Grainger-Hamblen-
northwest Carter-northwest Greene-Rhea-Roane-Sequatchie-
southeast Carter-southeast Greene-Sullivan-Unicoi-Union-
Flood Watch through Thursday evening for Campbell-Claiborne-
Winter Storm Warning from 1 am to 4 PM EST Thursday for Campbell-
Virginia...Wind Advisory until 7 PM EST this evening for Russell-Scott-
Flood Watch through Thursday evening for Lee-Russell-Scott-
Winter Storm Warning from 1 am to 4 PM EST Thursday for Lee-