Newfound Gap Road closing at 7 PM Sunday night due to weather

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GATLINBURG, Tenn. (WATE) — Great Smoky Mountains National Park is wanting people to be aware of a traffic alert set for Sunday night.

According to the Smokie Roads Info Twitter account, US Hwy 441, Newfound Gap Road, between Gatlinburg and Cherokee, North Carolina, will temporarily close tonight at 7:00 pm due to high winds.

You can learn more about conditions at the park and traffic updates HERE.

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