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NWS says East Tennessee mountains could receive 6 inches of snow

February 10th, 2014 5:42 pm by Associated Press

NWS says East Tennessee mountains could receive 6 inches of snow

MORRISTOWN — The National Weather Service says another blast of snow is expected across Tennessee.

The weather service office in Morristown has issued a winter storm watch and says up to 6 inches of accumulation is expected in the mountains on East Tennessee. The snow is expected to start falling Tuesday night and taper off by Wednesday evening.

Meanwhile, the National Weather Service says areas of Middle Tennessee north of Interstate 40 could get a dusting of snow and West Tennessee could get up to an inch with slight accumulations of sleet and ice.

The weather statements warn drivers to take precautions as road conditions in areas with accumulation could become hazardous.


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