548  
WFUS54 KMRX 082252  
TORMRX  
TNC013-025-151-082330-  
/O.NEW.KMRX.TO.W.0007.210408T2252Z-210408T2330Z/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN  
652 PM EDT THU APR 8 2021  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MORRISTOWN HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR...  
NORTHWESTERN CLAIBORNE COUNTY IN EAST TENNESSEE...  
NORTHERN CAMPBELL COUNTY IN EAST TENNESSEE...  
EAST CENTRAL SCOTT COUNTY IN EAST TENNESSEE...  
 
* UNTIL 730 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 651 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO  
WAS LOCATED NEAR JACKSBORO, OR NEAR LA FOLLETTE, MOVING NORTHEAST  
AT 35 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...TORNADO AND PING PONG BALL SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED ROTATION.  
 
IMPACT...FLYING DEBRIS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT  
SHELTER. MOBILE HOMES WILL BE DAMAGED OR DESTROYED.  
DAMAGE TO ROOFS, WINDOWS, AND VEHICLES WILL OCCUR. TREE  
DAMAGE IS LIKELY.  
 
* THIS DANGEROUS STORM WILL BE NEAR...  
LA FOLLETTE AROUND 705 PM EDT.  
 
OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS TORNADIC THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE ELK  
VALLEY, CLAIRFIELD, FINCASTLE, ROYAL BLUE, WHITE OAK, JELLICO AND  
CARYVILLE.  
 
THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 75 IN TENNESSEE BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 139 AND  
158.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TAKE COVER NOW! MOVE TO A BASEMENT OR AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST  
FLOOR OF A STURDY BUILDING. AVOID WINDOWS. IF YOU ARE OUTDOORS, IN A  
MOBILE HOME, OR IN A VEHICLE, MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER  
AND PROTECT YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3658 8372 3645 8365 3642 8380 3643 8380  
3643 8381 3642 8383 3643 8386 3642 8388  
3643 8389 3640 8391 3640 8395 3639 8398  
3632 8437 3645 8440 3659 8405  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2251Z 246DEG 29KT 3640 8425  
 
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED  
HAIL...1.50IN  
 

 
 
DH  
 
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