Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
942 PM EDT MON JUL 25 2016

TNC091-VAC191-260345-
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JOHNSON TN-WASHINGTON VA-
942 PM EDT MON JUL 25 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MORRISTOWN HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN JOHNSON COUNTY IN EASTERN TENNESSEE...
  SOUTHEASTERN WASHINGTON COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 1145 PM EDT

* AT 941 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. TWO TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY
  FALLEN...WITH ADDITIONAL RAINFALL UP TO AN INCH POSSIBLE OVER THE
  NEXT COUPLE OF HOURS!

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  DAMASCUS AND KONNAROCK.

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 3662 8161 3661 8165 3659 8168 3657 8168
      3656 8169 3660 8185 3660 8187 3661 8183
      3662 8187 3674 8186 3676 8168 3664 8162
      3664 8161

$$

AMP.23



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