Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
1002 PM EDT MON SEP 8 2014

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UNION TN-CLAIBORNE TN-
1002 PM EDT MON SEP 8 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MORRISTOWN  HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  UNION COUNTY IN EASTERN TENNESSEE...
  CLAIBORNE COUNTY IN EASTERN TENNESSEE...

* UNTIL 1200 AM EDT

* AT 959 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN
  OVER PARTS OF CLAIBORNE AND UNION COUNTIES. LINGERING MODERATE TO
  LOCALLY HEAVY RAINS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...PLUS RUNOFF FROM EARLIER
  RAINS...MAY CAUSE MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.
DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.
IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES
AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 3656 8342 3643 8337 3642 8343 3638 8350
      3634 8367 3626 8370 3621 8370 3617 8373
      3617 8392 3620 8396 3627 8401 3630 8397
      3640 8395 3639 8392 3643 8390 3643 8392
      3659 8398 3658 8369 3660 8368 3660 8348

$$

TG



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