900 PM CDT MON JUN 9 2014

 

THE NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER HAS ISSUED A

 

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF

  NORTHEAST ALABAMA

  NORTHWEST GEORGIA

  MIDDLE AND EASTERN TENNESSEE

 

* EFFECTIVE THIS MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY MORNING FROM 900 PM

  UNTIL 400 AM CDT.

 

* PRIMARY THREATS INCLUDE...

  SCATTERED DAMAGING WIND GUSTS TO 70 MPH LIKELY

  ISOLATED LARGE HAIL EVENTS TO 1.5 INCHES IN DIAMETER POSSIBLE

  A TORNADO OR TWO POSSIBLE

 

THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH AREA IS APPROXIMATELY ALONG AND 60

STATUTE MILES EAST AND WEST OF A LINE FROM 35 MILES NORTHWEST OF

NASHVILLE TENNESSEE TO 25 MILES EAST OF ANNISTON ALABAMA.  FOR A

COMPLETE DEPICTION OF THE WATCH SEE THE ASSOCIATED WATCH OUTLINE

UPDATE (WOUS64 KWNS WOU2).

 

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 

REMEMBER...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH MEANS CONDITIONS ARE

FAVORABLE FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS IN AND CLOSE TO THE WATCH

AREA. PERSONS IN THESE AREAS SHOULD BE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR

THREATENING WEATHER CONDITIONS AND LISTEN FOR LATER STATEMENTS

AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS. SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAN AND OCCASIONALLY

DO PRODUCE TORNADOES.

IN TENNESSEE THE NEW WATCH INCLUDES 17 COUNTIES

 

IN MIDDLE TENNESSEE

 

CHEATHAM              DAVIDSON              DICKSON

GILES                 HICKMAN               HOUSTON

HUMPHREYS             LAWRENCE              LEWIS

MARSHALL              MAURY                 MONTGOMERY

PERRY                 ROBERTSON             STEWART

WAYNE                 WILLIAMSON

 

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...ASHLAND CITY...BRENTWOOD...

CENTERVILLE...CLARKSVILLE...COLUMBIA...DICKSON...DOVER...ERIN...

FRANKLIN...HOHENWALD...LAWRENCEBURG...LEWISBURG...LINDEN...

LOBELVILLE...NASHVILLE...PULASKI...SPRINGFIELD...

TENNESSEE RIDGE...WAVERLY AND WAYNESBORO.