361  
WWUS84 KMRX 180155  
SPSMRX  
 
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN  
955 PM EDT FRI AUG 17 2018  
 
TNZ085-100>102-180245-  
WEST POLK TN-EAST POLK TN-BRADLEY TN-MCMINN TN-  
955 PM EDT FRI AUG 17 2018  
   
..SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN BRADLEY
 
POLK AND  
SOUTHEASTERN MCMINN COUNTIES UNTIL 1045 PM EDT...  
 
AT 955 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR  
WILDWOOD LAKE, OR 8 MILES SOUTHEAST OF CLEVELAND, MOVING EAST AT 35  
MPH.  
 
WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
CLEVELAND, BENTON, DUCKTOWN, ETOWAH, CHARLESTON, SOUTH CLEVELAND,  
EAST CLEVELAND, WILDWOOD LAKE, ENGLEWOOD, CALHOUN, WILLIAM L.  
DAVENPORT REFUGE, WATERVILLE, CONASAUGA, BIG FROG MOUNTAIN,  
PARKSVILLE, TURTLETOWN, RELIANCE, COPPERHILL, ARCHVILLE AND HIWASSEE  
OCOEE STATE PARK.  
 
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.  
 
THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY, SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO  
STATIONS AND AVAILABLE TELEVISION STATIONS FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION  
AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3499 8484 3514 8497 3545 8452 3532 8444  
3529 8450 3525 8439 3515 8433 3499 8432  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0155Z 251DEG 31KT 3508 8478  
 

 
 
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