089  
WWUS54 KMRX 240239  
SVSMRX  
 
SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN  
1039 PM EDT SUN JUL 23 2017  
 
TNC057-063-089-240300-  
/O.CON.KMRX.SV.W.0106.000000T0000Z-170724T0300Z/  
JEFFERSON TN-GRAINGER TN-HAMBLEN TN-  
1039 PM EDT SUN JUL 23 2017  
 
...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM EDT  
FOR NORTHEASTERN JEFFERSON...CENTRAL GRAINGER AND HAMBLEN COUNTIES...  
 
AT 1039 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR RUTLEDGE,  
MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 25 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND NICKEL SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS, SIDING, AND TREES.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
MORRISTOWN, JEFFERSON CITY, DANDRIDGE, RUTLEDGE, WHITE PINE, NEW  
MARKET, BANEBERRY, PANTHER CREEK STATE PARK, ALPHA, JOPPA, BUFFALO  
SPRINGS AND LOWLAND.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A  
BUILDING.  
 
CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.  
MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY. LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURE'S LEADING  
KILLERS. REMEMBER, IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER, YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO  
BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3619 8314 3617 8319 3613 8318 3615 8322  
3613 8322 3613 8324 3608 8323 3609 8324  
3608 8325 3605 8324 3593 8329 3623 8365  
3634 8343  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0239Z 310DEG 21KT 3622 8347  
 
HAIL...0.88IN  
WIND...60MPH  
 

 
 
EMH  
 
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