Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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WGUS84 KMRX 250103
FLSMRX
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Morristown, Tennessee
903 PM EDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers ...
  Powell River Near Arthur TN affecting Claiborne and Hancock
  Counties

Heavy rainfall across the region over the last couple of days has lead to
flooding across the area.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Most deaths in floods occur in automobiles. If you come to a closed
or flooded road, Turn Around! Don`t Drown! For more details, stay
tuned to NOAA Weather Radio or commercial television or radio
stations that carry weather information.

&&

TNC025-067-251503-
/O.CON.KMRX.FL.W.0006.000000T0000Z-170426T0527Z/
/ARTT1.3.ER.170423T1950Z.170424T1400Z.170425T2327Z.NO/
903 PM EDT Mon Apr 24 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Powell River Near Arthur TN.
* Until late Tuesday night.
* At 08:15 AM Monday the stage was 18.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tomorrow evening.
* At 20.0 feet...Water covers roads along both banks of the river.

&&

LAT...LON 3659 8361 3654 8337 3640 8375 3645 8383

$$




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