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

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
731 PM EDT TUE JUN 2 2015

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BLOUNT TN-SEVIER TN-
731 PM EDT TUE JUN 2 2015

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 915 PM EDT FOR
NORTHEASTERN BLOUNT AND WEST CENTRAL SEVIER COUNTIES...

AT 728 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A CLUSTER OF THUNDERSTORMS
HAS PRODUCED HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. BETWEEN 3 TO 5
INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN WITHIN THE LAST 2 TO 3 HOURS! FLASH
FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY...OR MAY ALREADY BE OCCURRING!

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
WALLAND...TOWNSEND...AND WEARS VALLEY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING!

TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES!

&&

LAT...LON 3578 8361 3566 8382 3573 8389 3586 8371

$$

AMP.23



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