AP-NC–KMRX-NC Wind Chill Warning, NC

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WWUS44 KMRX 071521 AAA

WSWMRX

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE…UPDATED

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN

1021 AM EST TUE JAN 7 2014

…DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND CHILL VALUES THROUGH THIS MORNING…

.AN ARCTIC AIR MASS WILL CONTINUE OVER THE REGION TODAY. THE

BITTERLY COLD AIR COMBINED WITH THE WINDS WILL RESULT IN

DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND CHILLS THROUGH THIS MORNING. WINDS WILL

DECREASE EARLY THIS AFTERNOON WITH THE WIND CHILL LESS OF AN

EFFECT. HOWEVER TEMPERATURES WILL STAY IN THE SINGLE DIGITS AND

NCZ060-061-TNZ012>018-035-041>047-072-074-081-082-087-098-102-

VAZ001-002-005-006-008-071700-

/O.CON.KMRX.WC.W.0001.000000T0000Z-140107T1700Z/

CHEROKEE-CLAY-SCOTT TN-CAMPBELL-CLAIBORNE-HANCOCK-HAWKINS-

SULLIVAN-JOHNSON-MORGAN-COCKE SMOKY MOUNTAINS-NORTHWEST GREENE-

SOUTHEAST GREENE-WASHINGTON TN-UNICOI-NORTHWEST CARTER-

SOUTHEAST CARTER-BLOUNT SMOKY MOUNTAINS-SEVIER SMOKY MOUNTAINS-

SEQUATCHIE-BLEDSOE-SOUTHEAST MONROE-MARION-EAST POLK-LEE-WISE-

SCOTT-RUSSELL-WASHINGTON-

INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…MURPHY…HAYESVILLE…ONEIDA…

LA FOLLETTE…TAZEWELL…SNEEDVILLE…ROGERSVILLE…KINGSPORT…

BRISTOL…MOUNTAIN CITY…WARTBURG…COSBY…GREENEVILLE…

CEDAR CREEK…JOHNSON CITY…ERWIN…ELIZABETHTON…

ROAN MOUNTAIN…CADES COVE…GATLINBURG…DUNLAP…PIKEVILLE…

COKER CREEK…JASPER…DUCKTOWN…JONESVILLE…WISE…NORTON…

GATE CITY…LEBANON…ABINGDON

1021 AM EST TUE JAN 7 2014 /921 AM CST TUE JAN 7 2014/

…WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST /11 AM

CST/ TODAY…

* EVENT…BITTER COLD AIR WILL COMBINE WITH THE WIND TO PRODUCE

DANGEROUS WIND CHILL VALUES OF 15 BELOW ZERO AND LOWER.

* TIMING…THROUGH THIS MORNING.

* IMPACTS…LOW WIND CHILLS CAN RESULT IN FROST BITE AND LEAD TO

HYPOTHERMIA OR EVEN DEATH IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

SUBZERO WIND CHILLS WILL CREATE DANGEROUS CONDITIONS FOR

PEOPLE AND ANIMALS THAT ARE OUTDOORS AND COULD LEAD TO WATER

PIPES BURSTING IN LOCATIONS WHERE THEY ARE NOT WELL PROTECTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A WIND CHILL WARNING MEANS THE COMBINATION OF VERY COLD AIR AND

STRONG WINDS WILL CREATE DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND CHILL VALUES. THESE

CONDITIONS CAN QUICKLY RESULT IN FROST BITE…AND CAN LEAD TO

HYPOTHERMIA OR DEATH IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN. THOSE

VENTURING OUTDOORS SHOULD DRESS WARMLY…MAKING SURE THAT ALL

EXPOSED SKIN IS COVERED.

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Delivered by Weather Underground Inc. Tue Jan 7 2014 10:21AM EST

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