Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
1127 PM EDT MON JUN 29 2015

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KNOX TN-ANDERSON TN-MORGAN TN-
1127 PM EDT MON JUN 29 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MORRISTOWN HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTH CENTRAL KNOX COUNTY IN EAST TENNESSEE...
  CENTRAL ANDERSON COUNTY IN EAST TENNESSEE...
  MORGAN COUNTY IN EAST TENNESSEE...

* UNTIL 130 AM EDT

* AT 1124 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO A
  PERSISTENT AREA OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE
  URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. ONE TO TWO
  INCHES OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN ACROSS PARTS OF THE ADVISORY
  AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE... OAK
  RIDGE...CLINTON...WARTBURG...OLIVER SPRINGS...SUNBRIGHT... FROZEN
  HEAD S.P....ROSEDALE...PETROS...DEERLODGE...HIGH POINT AND
  COALFIELD.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF ONE HALF OR MORE INCHES OF RAIN IS EXPECTED
OVER THE AREA. THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 3629 8487 3629 8484 3630 8480 3625 8457
      3623 8457 3623 8455 3621 8448 3616 8444
      3617 8440 3621 8439 3612 8399 3605 8395
      3602 8433 3605 8435 3602 8439 3615 8490
      3616 8491

$$

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