676  
WWUS44 KMRX 180807  
WSWMRX  
 
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN  
307 AM EST THU JAN 18 2018  
 
NCZ060-061-TNZ018-041-043-045-047-072-074-087-102-VAZ006-008-  
181400-  
/O.CON.KMRX.WC.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-180118T1400Z/  
CHEROKEE-CLAY-JOHNSON-COCKE SMOKY MOUNTAINS-SOUTHEAST GREENE-  
UNICOI-SOUTHEAST CARTER-BLOUNT SMOKY MOUNTAINS-  
SEVIER SMOKY MOUNTAINS-SOUTHEAST MONROE-EAST POLK-RUSSELL-  
WASHINGTON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MURPHY, HAYESVILLE, MOUNTAIN CITY, COSBY,  
CEDAR CREEK, ERWIN, ROAN MOUNTAIN, CADES COVE, GATLINBURG,  
COKER CREEK, DUCKTOWN, LEBANON, AND ABINGDON  
307 AM EST THU JAN 18 2018  
 
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM EST THIS  
MORNING...  
 
* WHAT...VERY COLD WIND CHILLS EXPECTED. THE COLD WIND CHILLS  
WILL CAUSE FROSTBITE IN AS LITTLE AS 30 MINUTES TO EXPOSED  
SKIN. EXPECT WIND CHILLS TO RANGE FROM 5 ABOVE ZERO TO 5 BELOW  
ZERO.  
 
* WHERE...PORTIONS OF EAST TENNESSEE, SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA AND  
SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA.  
 
* WHEN...UNTIL 9 AM EST THURSDAY.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...DUE TO THE SNOWFALL THAT HAS OCCURRED,  
ROADS WILL REMAIN ICY AND TREACHEROUS AS TEMPERATURES REMAIN  
BELOW FREEZING THROUGH THE MORNING HOURS. IF YOU MUST DRIVE,  
USE EXTREME CAUTION. THE COLD WIND CHILLS MAY CAUSE FROSTBITE IN  
AS LITTLE AS 30 MINUTES TO EXPOSED SKIN..  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT COLD AIR AND THE WIND WILL  
COMBINE TO CREATE LOW WIND CHILLS. FROST BITE AND HYPOTHERMIA CAN  
OCCUR IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN. MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND  
GLOVES.  
 

 
 
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