Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Nashville, TN

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NASHVILLE TN
204 PM CDT MON AUG 18 2014

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PERRY TN-WAYNE TN-HICKMAN TN-LEWIS TN-
204 PM CDT MON AUG 18 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NASHVILLE HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR MINOR FLOODING OF POOR
  DRAINAGE AREAS IN...
  SOUTHWESTERN HICKMAN COUNTY IN MIDDLE TENNESSEE...
  LEWIS COUNTY IN MIDDLE TENNESSEE...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF HOHENWALD...
  PERRY COUNTY IN MIDDLE TENNESSEE...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF LINDEN...
  NORTHERN WAYNE COUNTY IN MIDDLE TENNESSEE...

* UNTIL 400 PM CDT

* AT 201 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THUNDERSTORMS CONTINUING TO DEVELOP AND MOVE ACROSS THE AREA...
PRODUCING VERY HEAVY RAIN FROM FLATWOODS TO LINDEN. RADAR ESTIMATES
1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN IN THE PAST HOUR ACROSS THIS AREA.
AN ADDITIONAL 1 INCH OF RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER THE NEXT COUPLE
OF HOURS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3573 8803 3566 8733 3539 8755 3539 8757
      3537 8757 3531 8762 3537 8802 3539 8802
      3540 8798 3541 8798 3542 8803 3548 8803
      3550 8798 3553 8798 3560 8804

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