Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
211 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

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HAWKINS TN-
211 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MORRISTOWN HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR POOR DRAINAGE AREAS
  FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN HAWKINS COUNTY IN EASTERN TENNESSEE...

* UNTIL 515 AM EDT

* AT 211 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING.
  OVERFLOWING POOR DRAINAGE AREAS WILL RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  KINGSPORT...ROGERSVILLE...SURGOINSVILLE...CHURCH HILL...
  MOUNT CARMEL...OKOLONA...KEPLER...MCCLOUD AND BAYS MOUNTAIN S.P..

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

&&

LAT...LON 3651 8263 3649 8263 3646 8270 3642 8268
      3640 8273 3638 8275 3639 8278 3638 8279
      3635 8303 3655 8304 3656 8301 3655 8298
      3655 8296 3654 8295 3659 8284 3659 8266

$$

05/MA


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