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Wind Advisory

Status

Event Continued Expired

Start Time

Sat 01/12/2019 11:27 PM EST

End Time

Sun 01/13/2019 04:00 AM EST

Significance

Advisory

Impacts

Low impact

Headline

...STRONG GUSTY WINDS WILL AFFECT THE MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS TONIGHT...
.Strong and gusty south to southeast winds can be expected at times across some of the higher elevations and foothills tonight. The winds will become more southwesterly and will subside later tonight.

Full Alert Message

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Morristown TN 1127 PM EST Sat Jan 12 2019 ...STRONG GUSTY WINDS WILL AFFECT THE MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS TONIGHT... .Strong and gusty south to southeast winds can be expected at times across some of the higher elevations and foothills tonight. The winds will become more southwesterly and will subside later tonight. TNZ018-041-043-045-047-072-074-087-130900- /O.CON.KMRX.WI.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-190113T0900Z/ Johnson-Cocke Smoky Mountains-Southeast Greene-Unicoi- Southeast Carter-Blount Smoky Mountains-Sevier Smoky Mountains- Southeast Monroe- Including the cities of Mountain City, Cosby, Cedar Creek, Erwin, Roan Mountain, Cades Cove, Gatlinburg, and Coker Creek 1127 PM EST Sat Jan 12 2019 ...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST SUNDAY... * WINDS...South 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 40 mph. * TIMING...Through late tonight. * IMPACTS...Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result. 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. &&