023  
WUUS54 KMRX 241739  
SVRMRX  
TNC019-091-163-VAC167-191-520-241845-  
/O.NEW.KMRX.SV.W.0082.170524T1739Z-170524T1845Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN  
139 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MORRISTOWN HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
EASTERN SULLIVAN COUNTY IN EASTERN TENNESSEE...  
NORTHEASTERN CARTER COUNTY IN EASTERN TENNESSEE...  
JOHNSON COUNTY IN EASTERN TENNESSEE...  
RUSSELL COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...  
THE CITY OF BRISTOL IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...  
WASHINGTON COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 245 PM EDT  
 
* AT 139 PM EDT, SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE  
EXTENDING FROM 6 MILES NORTH OF SURGOINSVILLE TO 10 MILES WEST OF  
GRAY TO 8 MILES WEST OF JONESBOROUGH TO 11 MILES SOUTHEAST OF  
TUSCULUM, MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS, SIDING, AND TREES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
BRISTOL TN, BRISTOL VA, ABINGDON, LEBANON, MOUNTAIN CITY, CLEVELAND  
VA, WALNUT HILL, GLADE SPRING, HONAKER, ST. PAUL, DAMASCUS, LAUREL  
BLOOMERY, EMORY-MEADOW VIEW, ROSEDALE, SHADY VALLEY, DYE, SOUTH  
HOLSTON DAM, COLLINGWOOD, HANSONVILLE AND KONNAROCK.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A  
BUILDING.  
 

 
 
A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 PM EDT FOR SOUTHWESTERN  
VIRGINIA.  
 
LAT...LON 3659 8168 3653 8171 3647 8170 3634 8213  
3659 8232 3660 8230 3688 8239 3691 8230  
3697 8233 3700 8229 3699 8226 3704 8217  
3705 8204 3707 8202 3712 8201 3714 8190  
3696 8178 3693 8184 3679 8170 3663 8161  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1739Z 222DEG 39KT 3657 8284 3637 8266 3631 8263 3607  
8260  
 
HAIL...<.75IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
05/MA  
 
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