Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN, TENNESSEE
1154 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...The National Weather Service in Morristown, Tn has issued a Flood
Warning for the following rivers ...

  Pigeon River At Newport TN affecting Cocke County

Recent rainfall this weekend has caused local streams to rise resulting
in minor flooding.

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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1154 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

The National Weather Service in Morristown, Tn has issued a
* Flood Warning for
  The Pigeon River At Newport TN.
* From this afternoon until late tonight.
* At 11:00 AM Monday the stage was 5.6 feet and rising.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by this afternoon and continue to
  rise to near 9.0 feet by this evening. The river will fall below
  flood stage by tonight.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by this afternoon and continue to
  rise to near 9.0 feet by this evening. The river will fall back
  below flood stage by tonight.
* At 8.0 feet...Minor flooding occurs downstream from gage on Highway
  25/70 and in the community of Edwina. Jimtown Road may be affected.

&&

LAT...LON 3600 8321 3597 8317 3578 8310 3580 8319

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