729  
WWUS84 KMRX 222318  
SPSMRX  
 
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN  
718 PM EDT TUE MAY 22 2018  
 
TNZ042>045-230000-  
WASHINGTON TN-NORTHWEST GREENE TN-SOUTHEAST GREENE TN-UNICOI TN-  
718 PM EDT TUE MAY 22 2018  
   
..SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR WASHINGTON
 
EAST CENTRAL GREENE  
AND NORTHERN UNICOI COUNTIES UNTIL 800 PM EDT...  
 
AT 717 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR  
TUSCULUM, OR 9 MILES EAST OF GREENEVILLE, MOVING EAST AT 15 MPH.  
 
DIME SIZE HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH  
THIS STORM.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
JOHNSON CITY, GREENEVILLE, ERWIN, JONESBOROUGH, TUSCULUM, BANNER  
HILL, MIDWAY, UNICOI, LEESBURG, CHUCKY, LIMESTONE, TELFORD, AVONDALE,  
EMBREEVILLE AND DAVY CROCKETT BIRTHPLACE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM, AND MAY LEAD  
TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED  
ROADWAYS.  
 
FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.  
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE  
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3606 8270 3623 8277 3639 8238 3628 8233  
3625 8234 3626 8232 3614 8227  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2317Z 250DEG 14KT 3618 8265  
 

 
 
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