Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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WGUS84 KMRX 232237
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
637 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

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POLK TN-BRADLEY TN-
637 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...THE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
830 PM EDT FOR SOUTHWESTERN POLK AND SOUTHEASTERN BRADLEY COUNTIES...

AT 636 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN FROM AN EARLIER
THUNDERSTORM HAS PRODUCED TWO TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN OVER THE
ADVISORY AREA. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
THE ADVISORY AREA.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
CLEVELAND...BENTON...WILDWOOD LAKE...EAST CLEVELAND...
SOUTH CLEVELAND...FLINT SPRINGS...WATERVILLE...CONASAUGA...
PARKSVILLE...RED CLAY S.P. AND GAP SPRINGS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS FLOODED
ROADS. FIND AN ALTERNATE ROUTE.

&&

LAT...LON 3499 8497 3514 8490 3517 8465 3499 8465

$$

AMP.23



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