Weather Alerts for Cocke

Issued by the National Weather Service

High Wind Warning  HIGH WIND WARNING   High Wind Warning

Areas Affected:
Cocke Smoky Mountains - Southeast Greene - Unicoi - Southeast Carter - Blount Smoky Mountains - Sevier Smoky Mountains - Southeast Monroe
Effective: Wed, 4/10 2:57am Updated: Wed, 4/10 1:42pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Wed, 4/10 2:00pm Severity:  Severe  Certainty: Likely

* WHAT...South winds 40 to 50 mph with gusts up to 75 mph expected.

* WHERE...Blount Smoky Mountains, Cocke Smoky Mountains, Sevier
Smoky Mountains, Southeast Carter, Southeast Greene, Southeast
Monroe, and Unicoi Counties.

* WHEN...From 8 PM this evening to 4 PM EDT Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Damaging winds will blow down trees and power lines.
Widespread power outages are expected. Travel will be difficult,
especially for high profile vehicles.

Remain in the lower levels of your home during the windstorm, and
avoid windows. Watch for falling debris and tree limbs. Use caution
if you must drive.