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

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
705 AM EST WED NOV 30 2016

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CAMPBELL TN-ANDERSON TN-MORGAN TN-
705 AM EST WED NOV 30 2016

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 830 AM EST FOR
SOUTHWESTERN CAMPBELL...NORTHWESTERN ANDERSON AND SOUTHEASTERN MORGAN
COUNTIES...

AT 705 AM EST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY
RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA.  FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN
SHORTLY...OR HAS ALRAEDY BEGUN! BETWEEN 3 TO 6 INCHES OF RAIN HAS
FALLEN OVER THE WARNED AREA.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
WARTBURG...OLIVER SPRINGS...JACKSBORO...CARYVILLE...LAKE CITY...
NORRIS...OAKDALE...COVE LAKE S.P....FROZEN HEAD S.P....COALFIELD...
PETROS...DISNEY...ROSEDALE AND NORRIS DAM S.P..

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS FLOODED
ROADS. FIND AN ALTERNATE ROUTE.

&&

LAT...LON 3633 8419 3622 8406 3598 8446 3598 8449
      3597 8454 3608 8462 3618 8445 3616 8444
      3617 8440 3620 8439 3621 8437 3622 8437

$$

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