Flash Flood Watch
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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
1037 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE THROUGH THE 4TH OF JULY...

.ABUNDANT MOISTURE AND A SERIES OF UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCES...
WILL PRODUCE SEVERAL ROUNDS OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH SATURDAY.

WIDESPREAD AVERAGE RAINFALL TOTALS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES THROUGH THE
EVENING OF THE 4TH OF JULY CAN BE EXPECTED. LOCALLY HEAVIER
AMOUNTS OF RAIN ARE POSSIBLE. ADDITIONAL SHOWERS AND STORMS COULD
BE WIDESPREAD AGAIN SUNDAY.


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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CHEROKEE-CLAY-SCOTT TN-CAMPBELL-CLAIBORNE-HANCOCK-HAWKINS-
SULLIVAN-JOHNSON-MORGAN-ANDERSON-UNION-GRAINGER-HAMBLEN-
NORTHWEST COCKE-COCKE SMOKY MOUNTAINS-NORTHWEST GREENE-
SOUTHEAST GREENE-WASHINGTON TN-UNICOI-NORTHWEST CARTER-
SOUTHEAST CARTER-ROANE-LOUDON-KNOX-JEFFERSON-NW BLOUNT-
BLOUNT SMOKY MOUNTAINS-NORTH SEVIER-SEVIER SMOKY MOUNTAINS-
SEQUATCHIE-BLEDSOE-RHEA-MEIGS-MCMINN-NORTHWEST MONROE-
SOUTHEAST MONROE-MARION-HAMILTON-BRADLEY-WEST POLK-EAST POLK-LEE-
WISE-SCOTT-RUSSELL-WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MURPHY...HAYESVILLE...ONEIDA...
LA FOLLETTE...TAZEWELL...SNEEDVILLE...ROGERSVILLE...KINGSPORT...
BRISTOL...MOUNTAIN CITY...WARTBURG...CLINTON...OAK RIDGE...
MAYNARDVILLE...RUTLEDGE...MORRISTOWN...NEWPORT...COSBY...
GREENEVILLE...CEDAR CREEK...JOHNSON CITY...ERWIN...ELIZABETHTON...
ROAN MOUNTAIN...KINGSTON...LENOIR CITY...KNOXVILLE...DANDRIDGE...
MARYVILLE...CADES COVE...SEVIERVILLE...GATLINBURG...DUNLAP...
PIKEVILLE...DAYTON...DECATUR...ATHENS...MADISONVILLE...
COKER CREEK...JASPER...CHATTANOOGA...CLEVELAND...BENTON...
DUCKTOWN...JONESVILLE...WISE...NORTON...GATE CITY...LEBANON...
ABINGDON
1037 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA...EAST TENNESSEE AND
  SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN
  SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA...CHEROKEE AND CLAY. IN EAST
  TENNESSEE...ANDERSON...BLEDSOE...BLOUNT SMOKY MOUNTAINS...
  BRADLEY...CAMPBELL...CLAIBORNE...COCKE SMOKY MOUNTAINS...EAST
  POLK...GRAINGER...HAMBLEN...HAMILTON...HANCOCK...HAWKINS...
  JEFFERSON...JOHNSON...KNOX...LOUDON...MARION...MCMINN...
  MEIGS...MORGAN...NW BLOUNT...NORTH SEVIER...NORTHWEST CARTER...
   NORTHWEST COCKE...NORTHWEST GREENE...NORTHWEST MONROE...
  RHEA... ROANE...SCOTT TN...SEQUATCHIE...SEVIER SMOKY
  MOUNTAINS... SOUTHEAST CARTER...SOUTHEAST GREENE...SOUTHEAST
  MONROE... SULLIVAN...UNICOI...UNION...WASHINGTON TN AND WEST
  POLK. IN SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...LEE...RUSSELL...SCOTT...
  WASHINGTON AND WISE.

* THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING

* ABUNDANT MOISTURE AND A SERIES OF UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCES...
  WILL PRODUCE SEVERAL ROUNDS OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS.

* WIDESPREAD MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINS...LOCALLY HEAVY AT TIMES MAY
  CAUSE FLASH FLOODING THROUGH SATURDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE FOR HEAVY
RAIN...WHICH MAY LEAD TO FLOODING IN AND NEAR THE WATCH AREA.  IF
YOU ARE IN THE WATCH AREA....KEEP AN EYE OUT FOR RISING WATER OR
WATER OVER ROADWAYS.  KEEP INFORMED...AND BE READY FOR ACTION IF
FLOODING IS OBSERVED OR IF A FLOOD WARNING IS ISSUED.  IF YOU
COME TO A CLOSED OR FLOODED ROAD...TURN AROUND! DON`T DROWN!

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