Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
536 PM CDT WED AUG 31 2016

TNC007-010030-
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/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
BLEDSOE TN-
536 PM CDT WED AUG 31 2016

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 730 PM CDT FOR
NORTHEASTERN BLEDSOE COUNTY...

AT 534 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.
TWO TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.  RAIN IS ENDING
OVER THE ADVISED AREA AND ADDITIONAL RAINFALL SHOULD BE LESS THAN A
QUARTER OF AN INCH.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
MELVINE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 3577 8510 3576 8509 3577 8504 3575 8503
      3576 8497 3573 8496 3570 8516 3577 8519

$$

MJB



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