Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
658 AM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

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RHEA TN-MCMINN TN-MEIGS TN-MONROE TN-
658 AM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MORRISTOWN HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN RHEA COUNTY IN EAST TENNESSEE...
  NORTHEASTERN MCMINN COUNTY IN EAST TENNESSEE...
  NORTHEASTERN MEIGS COUNTY IN EAST TENNESSEE...
  NORTHWESTERN MONROE COUNTY IN EAST TENNESSEE...

* UNTIL 1000 AM EDT

* AT 653 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS HAS PRODUCED 2 TO 3 INCHES OF RAINFALL. FEZZELL ROAD
  NEAR HWY 58 IS CLOSED AND WOMACK HOLLOW ROAD ON THE HWY 58 SIDE IS
  IMPASSABLE.  ADDITIONAL MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA SHOULD
  BE EXPECTED.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ATHENS...SWEETWATER...SPRING CITY...ENGLEWOOD...NIOTA...PEAKLAND...
  TEN MILE...STINGING FORK FALLS S.P....GRANDVIEW...MURRAY STORE AND
  PINEY FALLS S.P..

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 3541 8446 3569 8498 3578 8490 3580 8484
      3577 8476 3575 8475 3575 8472 3570 8467
      3572 8464 3572 8463 3565 8462 3565 8459
      3563 8458 3564 8454 3562 8451 3565 8452
      3567 8450 3565 8449 3566 8447 3563 8440

$$

MJB



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