Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
551 AM EDT MON AUG 18 2014

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MARION TN-SEQUATCHIE TN-HAMILTON TN-
551 AM EDT MON AUG 18 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MORRISTOWN  HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  MARION COUNTY IN EASTERN TENNESSEE...
  SOUTHERN SEQUATCHIE COUNTY IN EASTERN TENNESSEE...
  HAMILTON COUNTY IN EASTERN TENNESSEE...

* UNTIL 845 AM EDT/745 AM CDT/

* AT 549 AM EDT /449 AM CDT/...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE
  TO THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY
  AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  CHATTANOOGA...JASPER...SODDY-DAISY...SIGNAL MOUNTAIN...SOUTH
  PITTSBURG...WALDEN...LAKESITE...WHITWELL...KIMBALL...MONTEAGLE...
  RIDGESIDE...HARRISON...FAIRMOUNT...RED
  BANK...COLLEGEDALE...POWELLS CROSSROADS...ORME...MARTIN
  SPRINGS...OOLTEWAH AND LONE OAK.

RAINFALL OF TWO TO THREE INCHES IS EXPECTED IN PORTIONS OF THE AREA.
THIS RAIN WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS
IMMINENT. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND
ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING
WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 3524 8584 3522 8574 3524 8569 3529 8571
      3530 8567 3529 8502 3499 8505 3499 8586
      3522 8587

$$

DGS


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