Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Nashville, TN

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NASHVILLE TN
533 PM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

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ROBERTSON TN-SUMNER TN-WILSON TN-DAVIDSON TN-
533 PM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NASHVILLE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN DAVIDSON COUNTY IN MIDDLE TENNESSEE...
  SOUTH CENTRAL ROBERTSON COUNTY IN MIDDLE TENNESSEE...
  SOUTHERN SUMNER COUNTY IN MIDDLE TENNESSEE...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF GALLATIN...
  NORTHWESTERN WILSON COUNTY IN MIDDLE TENNESSEE...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF LEBANON...

* UNTIL 830 PM CDT

* AT 528 PM CDT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AN
  AREA OF HEAVY RAIN ASSOCIATED WITH A LINE OF INTENSE THUNDERSTORMS
  MOVING INTO THE ADVISORY AREA. THESE STORMS CAN PRODUCE RAINFALL
  RATES OF 3 INCHES IN AN HOUR...ON TOP OF AREAS THAT HAVE ALREADY
  SEEN RAINFALL THIS AFTERNOON.

LOCATIONS AT RISK FOR PONDING OF WATER IN LOW LYING AND POOR
DRAINING AREAS INCLUDE...JOELTON...WHITES CREEK...MADISON...
GOODLETTSVILLE...HENDERSONVILLE...GALLATIN...NORTH MOUNT JULIET...
LAGUARDO...AND LEBANON.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3640 8629 3636 8628 3635 8628 3634 8627
      3619 8624 3619 8689 3641 8690

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