Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Nashville, TN

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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NASHVILLE TN
516 AM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH 6 PM WEDNESDAY FOR AREAS
ALONG AND NORTH OF INTERSTATE 40...

.A STRONG UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING 1 TO
2 INCHES OF RAIN TO THE REGION...WITH THE HIGHEST AMOUNTS NORTH
AND WEST OF NASHVILLE. SOILS OVER MUCH OF THE MID STATE REMAIN
SATURATED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF RECENT RAINS AND THE SLOW MELT
OF ICE AND SNOW FROM WINTER STORMS OVER THE PAST SEVERAL WEEKS.
THIS IS ESPECIALLY SIGNIFICANT OVER NORTHERN COUNTIES...WHERE
SNOW AND ICE ACCUMULATIONS WERE GREATEST. THUS...ANY HEAVY RAINS
THAT FALL...MAY LEAD TO PONDING IN ROADWAYS AND LOCALIZED
FLOODING CONCERNS.

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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
STEWART-MONTGOMERY-ROBERTSON-SUMNER-MACON-CLAY-PICKETT-HOUSTON-
HUMPHREYS-DICKSON-CHEATHAM-DAVIDSON-WILSON-TROUSDALE-SMITH-
JACKSON-PUTNAM-OVERTON-FENTRESS-DE KALB-WHITE-CUMBERLAND-
516 AM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF MIDDLE TENNESSEE...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
  COUNTIES...CHEATHAM...CLAY...CUMBERLAND...DAVIDSON...DE KALB...
   DICKSON...FENTRESS...HOUSTON...HUMPHREYS...JACKSON...MACON...
  MONTGOMERY...OVERTON...PICKETT...PUTNAM...ROBERTSON...SMITH...
  STEWART...SUMNER...TROUSDALE...WHITE AND WILSON.

* THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON

* RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES...COMBINED WITH A SATURATED
  GROUND FROM PREVIOUS WINTER STORMS...WILL INCREASE THE RISK FOR
  FLOODING ACROSS THE AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON
CURRENT FORECASTS.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE
FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE
PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

&&

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