Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN, TENNESSEE
1131 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers ...
  Clinch River Near Speers Ferry VA affecting Grainger...Hancock and
  Scott Counties
  Clinch River Above Tazewell TN affecting Claiborne...Grainger and
  Hancock Counties
  Powell River Near Arthur TN affecting Claiborne and Hancock
  Counties

  Some degree of flooding continues on these points along the Clinch
and Powell rivers...in line with the latest river forecasts.


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.

&&

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1131 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Powell River Near Arthur TN.
* Until Monday morning.
* At 10:15 AM Friday the stage was 25.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 27.0 feet by
  after midnight tomorrow...but is then expected to begin falling.
  The river will fall below flood stage by early Monday morning.


$$

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/SFYV2.2.ER.150304T1917Z.150305T2115Z.150307T0700Z.NO/
1131 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Clinch River Near Speers Ferry VA.
* Until Saturday morning.
* At 10:15 AM Friday the stage was 23.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  after midnight tomorrow.
* At 24.0 feet...A few additional homes are affected. Evacuations are
  possible.

&&

LAT...LON 3655 8294 3657 8302 3682 8251 3677 8246

$$

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/TAZT1.2.ER.150305T0342Z.150306T1130Z.150308T0243Z.NO/
1131 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Clinch River Above Tazewell TN.
* Until late Saturday night.
* At 10:30 AM Friday the stage was 18.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tomorrow late evening.

&&

LAT...LON 3632 8356 3637 8359 3659 8306 3659 8296

$$



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