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Wind Advisory

Statement as of 10:00 PM EST on December 03, 2016

Expires 10:00 PM EST on December 04, 2016


... Wind Advisory remains in effect from 10 am to 10 PM EST
Sunday...

* timing... 10 am to 10 PM on Sunday.

* Winds... southeast winds of 15 to 30 mph... with gusts up to 50
mph.

* Impacts... these winds could contribute to fire growth and
spread in areas that still have ongoing wildfires.
Additionally... they may down trees or tree limbs... as well as
power lines. Loose outdoor objects should be secured.
Motorists should be extra cautious to cross winds especially
when driving in the higher elevations.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 26 to 39 mph and/or gusts of
40 to 57 mph are expected or occurring. Winds this strong can
make driving difficult... especially for high profile vehicles.
Use extra caution.




Special Statement, Air Quality Alert

Statement as of 9:03 PM EST on December 03, 2016


... A mixture of snow..sleet..and rain is expected across the
higher elevations overnight and Sunday morning...

A storm system across the Gulf Coast states will spread moisture
into the southern Appalachians through Sunday morning. Temperatures
across the highest elevations will drop to near freezing allowing
the precipitation to fall in the form of snow... sleet... and rain.
Light snow accumulations are anticipated with snowfall up to 1/2
inch possible across the higher terrain... generally at or above
4000 feet. This higher terrain of the Smoky Mountains... Roan
Mountain... and High Knob can expect the wintry precipitation.

Increasing southerly winds Sunday will produce windy conditions
across the Smoky Mountains... especially afternoon and evening
hours. Southerly winds between 15 and 30 mph with gusts to 50 mph.

Listen to NOAA Weather Radio or your local media for the latest
updates on this situation.


903 PM EST Sat Dec 3 2016

... A mixture of snow..sleet..and rain is expected across the
higher elevations overnight and Sunday morning...

A storm system across the Gulf Coast states will spread moisture
into the southern Appalachians through Sunday morning. Temperatures
across the highest elevations will drop to near freezing allowing
the precipitation to fall in the form of snow... sleet... and rain.
Light snow accumulations are anticipated with snowfall up to 1/2
inch possible across the higher terrain... generally at or above
4000 feet. This higher terrain of the Smoky Mountains... Roan
Mountain... and High Knob can expect the wintry precipitation.

Increasing southerly winds Sunday will produce windy conditions
across the Smoky Mountains... especially afternoon and evening
hours. Southerly winds between 15 and 30 mph with gusts to 50 mph.

Listen to NOAA Weather Radio or your local media for the latest
updates on this situation.



321 PM EST Fri Dec 2 2016

The Tennessee department of environment and conservation has issued
an air quality action day for the Great Smoky Mountains area... in
effect from now until midnight EST Saturday night.

A code Orange air quality alert for particulate matter has been
issued. Ground level particulate concentrations within the region
may approach or exceed unhealthy standards. Members of sensitive
groups may experience health effects. The general public is not
likely to be affected.

For additional information... please visit the Tennessee department
of environment and conservation facebook Page @tn air quality.



321 PM EST Fri Dec 2 2016

The Tennessee department of environment and conservation has issued
an air quality action day for the Great Smoky Mountains area... in
effect from now until midnight EST Saturday night.

A code Orange air quality alert for particulate matter has been
issued. Ground level particulate concentrations within the region
may approach or exceed unhealthy standards. Members of sensitive
groups may experience health effects. The general public is not
likely to be affected.

For additional information... please visit the Tennessee department
of environment and conservation facebook Page @tn air quality.



321 PM EST Fri Dec 2 2016

The Tennessee department of environment and conservation has issued
an air quality action day for the Great Smoky Mountains area... in
effect from now until midnight EST Saturday night.

A code Orange air quality alert for particulate matter has been
issued. Ground level particulate concentrations within the region
may approach or exceed unhealthy standards. Members of sensitive
groups may experience health effects. The general public is not
likely to be affected.

For additional information... please visit the Tennessee department
of environment and conservation facebook Page @tn air quality.



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Alabama - Coastal Hazard Statement
Alaska - High Wind Warning , Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Arizona - Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
California - High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Hawaii - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Illinois - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Indiana - Special Statement
Iowa - Winter Weather Advisory
Louisiana - Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Flood Advisory
Minnesota - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Mississippi - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Montana - Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
New Mexico - Winter Weather Advisory
North Carolina - Wind Advisory
North Dakota - Special Statement
Oregon - High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement
Puerto Rico - Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
Tennessee - Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Special Statement, Air Quality Alert , Air Quality Alert
Texas - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Coastal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
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Virginia - Special Statement
Washington - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement
Wisconsin - Winter Weather Advisory
Wyoming - High Wind Watch , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement

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