A LOCAL 8 WEATHER ALERT has been issued for the accumulating snow in the Valley and Plateau, plus across the Smokies. Part of the Valley and Plateau could receive up to inch or more of snow, where snow bands persist. A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for the Smokies until Noon Tuesday for another 2" or more of snow is possible. With temperatures dropping tonight into the upper 20s, black ice may be issue as well. Please be careful.
Grainger County (WVLT) - A woman, missing in Grainger County for the better part of a day is being treated at UT Medical Center this afternoon.
The Grainger County Sheriff's Department says 50-year-old Debra Leveque went for a walk Thursday afternoon about 1:00 p.m. and never returned.
She was found early Friday morning in the woods, suffering from dehydration, hypothermia and several cuts.
No word yet on how she ended up in the wilderness.
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