Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Morristown, Tennessee
858 PM EDT Tue Apr 25 2017

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers ...

  Clinch River Near Speers Ferry VA affecting Grainger...Hancock and
  Scott Counties
  North Fork Holston River Near Gate City VA affecting Hawkins...
  Sullivan and Scott Counties
  Powell River Near Arthur TN affecting Claiborne and Hancock
  Counties
  Sequatchie River Near Whitwell TN affecting Bledsoe...Marion and
  Sequatchie Counties

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers ...

  Clinch River Above Tazewell TN affecting Claiborne...Grainger and
  Hancock Counties

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Most deaths in floods occur in automobiles. If you come to a closed
or flooded road, Turn Around! Don`t Drown! For more details, stay
tuned to NOAA Weather Radio or commercial television or radio
stations that carry weather information.

&&

TNC057-067-VAC169-260128-
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/SFYV2.1.ER.170423T2054Z.170424T1745Z.170425T1759Z.NO/
858 PM EDT Tue Apr 25 2017

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Clinch River Near Speers Ferry VA.
* At 08:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 14.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to remain below flood stage.


$$

TNC025-057-067-261458-
/O.EXT.KMRX.FL.W.0002.000000T0000Z-170427T0000Z/
/TAZT1.2.ER.170423T1446Z.170425T0530Z.170426T1800Z.NO/
858 PM EDT Tue Apr 25 2017

...Flood Warning extended until Wednesday evening...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Clinch River Above Tazewell TN.
* Until Wednesday evening.
* At 08:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 15.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tomorrow early afternoon.
* At 16.0 feet...Extensive flooding of pasture land around Grissom
  Island occurs. The city of Tazewell, Tennessee is not affected by
  flooding of the Clinch River.

&&

LAT...LON 3632 8356 3637 8359 3659 8306 3659 8296

$$

TNC073-163-VAC169-260128-
/O.CAN.KMRX.FL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-170426T0837Z/
/GATV2.3.ER.170424T0016Z.170424T2015Z.170425T2113Z.NO/
858 PM EDT Tue Apr 25 2017

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The North Fork Holston River Near Gate City VA.
* At 08:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 11.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to remain below flood stage.
* At 12.0 feet...Water begins to cover some low lying county roads.

&&

LAT...LON 3641 8283 3651 8288 3673 8235 3662 8233

$$

TNC025-067-260128-
/O.CAN.KMRX.FL.W.0006.000000T0000Z-170426T0949Z/
/ARTT1.3.ER.170423T1950Z.170424T1400Z.170425T2307Z.NO/
858 PM EDT Tue Apr 25 2017

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Powell River Near Arthur TN.
* At 08:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 16.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to remain below flood stage.
* At 17.0 feet...Minor flooding begins.

&&

LAT...LON 3659 8361 3654 8337 3640 8375 3645 8383

$$

TNC007-115-153-260128-
/O.CAN.KMRX.FL.W.0011.000000T0000Z-170426T0300Z/
/WHTT1.1.ER.170424T0325Z.170424T1745Z.170425T2122Z.NO/
758 PM CDT Tue Apr 25 2017

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Sequatchie River Near Whitwell TN.
* At 07:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 13.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to remain below flood stage.
* At 14.0 feet...Flooding of agricultural land begins.

&&

LAT...LON 3510 8561 3555 8528 3552 8523 3507 8554

$$




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