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Watches & Warnings

Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Issued: 12:24 PM EST Mar. 1, 2017 – National Weather Service

Severe Thunderstorm Watch 55 remains in effect until 100 PM EST

VA
. Virginia counties included are

Lee Russell Scott
Washington wise


Virginia independent cities included are

Bristol Norton


Wind Advisory
Issued: 1:40 AM CST Mar. 1, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect from 7 am EST /6 am CST/ this
morning to midnight EST /11 PM CST/ tonight...

* event... southerly winds 15 to 30 mph, with gusts up to 40 mph.

* Timing... 7 am this morning to 10 PM this evening.

* 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.




Special Statement
Issued: 12:14 PM EST Mar. 1, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Significant weather advisory for Sullivan... east central
Hawkins... Washington... northeastern Greene... northern Carter...
northern Johnson... southeastern Scott and Washington counties and the
city of Bristol until 100 PM EST...

At 1213 PM EST, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from near Quarry to near Rogersville. Movement was
southeast at 25 mph.

Half inch hail and winds in excess of 45 mph will be possible with
these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Johnson City, Kingsport, Bristol TN, Bristol VA, Greeneville,
Elizabethton, Abingdon, Jonesborough, central, midway, Colonial
Heights, gray, Oak Grove, Spurgeon, Walnut Hill, Pine Crest, Church
Hill, Bluff City, Glade Spring and Damascus.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.


A Severe Thunderstorm Watch remains in effect until 100 PM EST for
eastern Tennessee... and southwestern Virginia.

Lat... Lon 3662 8161 3661 8165 3659 8168 3657 8168
      3657 8169 3655 8169 3616 8270 3641 8297
      3688 8181 3687 8177 3679 8170 3664 8162
      3664 8161
time... Mot... loc 1713z 303deg 23kt 3682 8184 3636 8298


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1214 PM EST Wed Mar 1 2017

... Significant weather advisory for Sullivan... east central
Hawkins... Washington... northeastern Greene... northern Carter...
northern Johnson... southeastern Scott and Washington counties and the
city of Bristol until 100 PM EST...

At 1213 PM EST, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from near Quarry to near Rogersville. Movement was
southeast at 25 mph.

Half inch hail and winds in excess of 45 mph will be possible with
these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Johnson City, Kingsport, Bristol TN, Bristol VA, Greeneville,
Elizabethton, Abingdon, Jonesborough, central, midway, Colonial
Heights, gray, Oak Grove, Spurgeon, Walnut Hill, Pine Crest, Church
Hill, Bluff City, Glade Spring and Damascus.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.


A Severe Thunderstorm Watch remains in effect until 100 PM EST for
eastern Tennessee... and southwestern Virginia.

Lat... Lon 3662 8161 3661 8165 3659 8168 3657 8168
      3657 8169 3655 8169 3616 8270 3641 8297
      3688 8181 3687 8177 3679 8170 3664 8162
      3664 8161
time... Mot... loc 1713z 303deg 23kt 3682 8184 3636 8298


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