Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Morristown TN
520 PM EDT SUN MAY 27 2018

The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Northeastern Sullivan County in east Tennessee...
  Northeastern Johnson County in east Tennessee...
  The City of Bristol in southwestern Virginia...
  Southern Washington County in southwestern Virginia...

* Until 715 PM EDT.

* At 518 PM EDT, local law enforcement reported thunderstorms
  producing heavy rain across the warned area. Several reports of
  flooded roadways and mud slides between Abingdon and Bristol, VA.
  Up to two inches of rain have already fallen. Additional flooding
  is expected.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Bristol Tn, Bristol Va, Abingdon, Walnut Hill, Damascus, Laurel
  Bloomery, Hilander Park, Benhams, Harr, Konnarock and Blountville.

Additional rainfall amounts of 1 tp 2 inches are possible in the
warned area.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Keep children away from storm drains, culverts, creeks and streams.
Water levels can rise rapidly and sweep children away.

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LAT...LON 3661 8165 3659 8168 3657 8168 3657 8169
      3656 8169 3653 8232 3660 8231 3660 8230
      3661 8230 3669 8229 3676 8168 3667 8164
      3661 8163

$$

DH


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