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Wind Advisory

Status

Event Continued Expired

Start Time

Tue 02/12/2019 10:11 AM EST

End Time

Wed 02/13/2019 07:00 PM EST

Significance

Advisory

Impacts

Low impact

Headline

...Windy Conditions Expected Across the Southern Appalachians through Wednesday...
.Strong southerly winds will continue across the Southern Appalachians through Wednesday afternoon. The highest winds will be across the mountains and adjacent foothills of East Tennessee and southwest Virginia. A tight pressure gradient developing behind today's storm system will keep winds rather strong well into Wednesday.

Full Alert Message

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Morristown TN 1011 AM EST Tue Feb 12 2019 ...Windy Conditions Expected Across the Southern Appalachians through Wednesday... .Strong southerly winds will continue across the Southern Appalachians through Wednesday afternoon. The highest winds will be across the mountains and adjacent foothills of East Tennessee and southwest Virginia. A tight pressure gradient developing behind today's storm system will keep winds rather strong well into Wednesday. TNZ018-043-045-047-087-VAZ006-130500- /O.CON.KMRX.WI.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-190214T0000Z/ Johnson-Southeast Greene-Unicoi-Southeast Carter-Southeast Monroe- Russell- Including the cities of Mountain City, Cedar Creek, Erwin, Roan Mountain, Coker Creek, and Lebanon 1011 AM EST Tue Feb 12 2019 ...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST WEDNESDAY... * WINDS...West 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 45 mph. * TIMING...through 7 PM Wednesday * 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. &&