Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Morristown TN
403 PM EST WED MAR 1 2017

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Sullivan TN-Hawkins TN-Washington TN-City of Bristol VA-
403 PM EST WED MAR 1 2017

The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
  Sullivan County in eastern Tennessee...
  Northeastern Hawkins County in eastern Tennessee...
  Northern Washington County in eastern Tennessee...
  The southern City of Bristol in southwestern Virginia...

* Until 600 PM EST

* At 358 PM EST, the public reported Reedy Creek in Kingsport was
  nearing its banks. Earlier heavy precipitation is beginning to
  cause some urban and small stream flooding in the advisory area.
  Up to one inch of rain has already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Johnson City, Kingsport, Bristol Tn, Bristol Va, Jonesborough,
  Spurgeon, Midway, Colonial Heights, Gray, Oak Grove, Walnut Hill,
  Church Hill, Mount Carmel, Bluff City, Leesburg, South Holston Dam,
  Sullivan Gardens, Okolona, Avondale and Morril`s Cave.

Additional rainfall of less than one half inch are expected over the
area as the strongest storms have now shifted east of the area.
However, additional rain will make minor flooding possible over the
next few hours.

LAT...LON 3640 8219 3642 8224 3640 8230 3628 8233
      3626 8264 3641 8263 3659 8282 3660 8224
      3661 8221 3662 8213 3660 8215 3659 8194
      3662 8192 3661 8185

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EJH



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