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

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
1131 PM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

TNC011-139-060515-
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POLK TN-BRADLEY TN-
1131 PM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 115 AM EDT FOR
SOUTHWESTERN POLK AND SOUTHEASTERN BRADLEY COUNTIES...

AT 1129 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE
WARNED AREA. WIDESPREAD HEAVY RAINFALL OF TWO TO THREE INCHES OF
RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN. ADDITIONAL LIGHT RAIN IS POSSIBLE OVER THE
NEXT COUPLE OF HOURS...ON AN ALREADY SATURATED GROUND. LAW
ENFORCEMENT IS REPORTING THAT FLASH FLOODING IS ALREADY OCCURRING IN
SEVERAL AREAS ACROSS BRADLEY COUNTY!

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
CLEVELAND...EAST CLEVELAND...WILDWOOD LAKE...SOUTH CLEVELAND...
WATERVILLE...CONASAUGA...TASSO...GAP SPRINGS AND HOPEWELL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.

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 3499 8486 3522 8495 3521 8473 3499 8465

$$

AMP.23



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