Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Nashville, TN

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WGUS84 KOHX 240154
FLSOHX

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NASHVILLE TN
854 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

TNC041-240345-
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DE KALB TN-
854 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NASHVILLE HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTH CENTRAL DE KALB COUNTY IN MIDDLE TENNESSEE...

* UNTIL 1045 PM CDT

* AT 852 PM CDT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RADAR INDICATED 2 TO 3
INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN IN THE LAST HOUR OR TWO.  LOCALIZED
FLOODING MAY BE OCCURRING IN LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS.
ANOTHER 0.5 TO 1 INCH OF RAIN IS POSSIBLE OVER THE NEXT HOUR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

IF YOU ENCOUNTER FLOODING...PLEASE CONTACT YOUR COUNTY EMERGENCY
MANAGEMENT AGENCY.

&&

LAT...LON 3611 8579 3609 8577 3608 8577 3607 8573
      3601 8575 3604 8592 3610 8589 3610 8587
      3612 8586 3613 8581

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