502  
WUUS54 KMRX 052034  
SVRMRX  
TNC001-009-093-105-052115-  
/O.NEW.KMRX.SV.W.0160.220805T2034Z-220805T2115Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN  
434 PM EDT FRI AUG 5 2022  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MORRISTOWN HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...  
NORTHEASTERN LOUDON COUNTY IN EAST TENNESSEE...  
SOUTHEASTERN ANDERSON COUNTY IN EAST TENNESSEE...  
KNOX COUNTY IN EAST TENNESSEE...  
NORTHWESTERN BLOUNT COUNTY IN EAST TENNESSEE...  
 
* UNTIL 515 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 434 PM EDT, SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE  
EXTENDING FROM 6 MILES EAST OF OAK RIDGE TO LOUDON, MOVING EAST AT  
20 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND NICKEL SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS, SIDING, AND TREES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
KNOXVILLE, OAK RIDGE, MARYVILLE, CLINTON, LENOIR CITY, ALCOA,  
LOUDON, FARRAGUT, LOUISVILLE AND PLAINVIEW.  
 
THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...  
INTERSTATE 40 IN TENNESSEE BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 364 AND 392.  
INTERSTATE 75 IN TENNESSEE BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 68 AND 118.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A  
BUILDING.  
 
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS, AND MAY LEAD TO  
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3568 8447 3577 8440 3577 8439 3578 8438  
3581 8438 3584 8434 3589 8432 3588 8428  
3590 8429 3590 8426 3593 8429 3609 8418  
3617 8381 3616 8376 3573 8405  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2034Z 253DEG 16KT 3598 8419 3576 8436  
 
HAIL THREAT...RADAR INDICATED  
MAX HAIL SIZE...0.88 IN  
WIND THREAT...RADAR INDICATED  
MAX WIND GUST...60 MPH  
 

 
 
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