Cocke Smoky Mountains
Statement as of 2:40 PM EST on December 21, 2013
... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 10 am EST Sunday...
* event... south and southwest winds will increase to 15 to 30
mph with gusts as high as 50 mph at times.
* Timing... winds will increase late this afternoon into
tonight... before beginning to diminish by mid morning Sunday.
* Impacts... tree limbs... power lines... and some weaker trees may
be downed. Driving may be difficult in cross winds.
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...
so use caution when driving.
Statement as of 05:14 PM EST on December 21, 2013
... Record high temperature set at Tri-Cities Airport...
a record high temperature of 74 degrees was set at Tri-Cities
Airport today. This breaks the old record of 71 set back in 1967.
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