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
1255 PM EDT SAT MAY 26 2018

The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Eastern Russell County in southwestern Virginia...
  Northeastern Washington County in southwestern Virginia...

* Until 645 PM EDT.

* At 1252 PM EDT, emergency management reported thunderstorms
  producing heavy rain and flooding across the warned area. Up to
  three inches of rain have already fallen this morning. Flash
  flooding is occurring.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Lebanon, Honaker, Lindell, Dye, Holston, Hansonville and Rosedale.

Additional rainfall amounts of one to two inches are possible in the
warned area through the afternoon as additional thunderstorms
develop which may cause additional flooding and rising water.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.

&&

LAT...LON 3711 8189 3702 8181 3696 8178 3695 8182
      3693 8184 3685 8176 3671 8202 3686 8223
      3713 8190

$$

JLB


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