Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
337 PM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MORRISTOWN HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN POLK COUNTY IN EAST TENNESSEE...
  MCMINN COUNTY IN EAST TENNESSEE...
  SOUTHWESTERN MONROE COUNTY IN EAST TENNESSEE...

* UNTIL 530 PM EDT

* AT 335 PM EDT...EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT REPORTED A THUNDERSTORM
  PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA WITH SEVERAL ROADWAYS
  CLOSED DUE TO HIGH WATER. UP TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY
  FALLEN. ADDITIONAL FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ATHENS...ETOWAH...ENGLEWOOD...CALHOUN...COKER CREEK...RICEVILLE...
  HIWASSEE OCOEE S.P....DENTVILLE...BULLET CREEK...HILLSVIEW AND
  TURTLETOWN.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE
WARNED AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.
DO NOT ENTER OR CROSS FLOWING WATER OR WATER OF UNKNOWN DEPTH. TURN
AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 3525 8471 3526 8470 3526 8474 3528 8475
      3528 8472 3529 8472 3529 8475 3533 8481
      3533 8482 3534 8484 3553 8472 3530 8418
      3527 8421 3527 8423 3522 8429 3517 8430
      3512 8434

$$

DH


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