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Flash Flood Watch

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Nashville TN
916 PM CDT Sun Sep 19 2021

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Including the cities of Dover, Clarksville, Springfield,
Hendersonville, Gallatin, Goodlettsville, Lafayette, Celina,
Byrdstown, Erin, Tennessee Ridge, Waverly, New Johnsonville,
McEwen, Dickson, Ashland City, Kingston Springs, Nashville,
Lebanon, Mount Juliet, Hartsville, Carthage, South Carthage,
Gordonsville, Gainesboro, Cookeville, Livingston, Jamestown,
Allardt, Linden, Lobelville, Centerville, Hohenwald, Franklin,
Brentwood, Columbia, Lewisburg, Murfreesboro, Smyrna, La Vergne,
Woodbury, Smithville, Sparta, Crossville, Shelbyville, Tullahoma,
Manchester, McMinnville, Altamont, Coalmont, Spencer, Clifton,
Waynesboro, Lawrenceburg, and Pulaski
916 PM CDT Sun Sep 19 2021


The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* A portion of Middle Tennessee, including the following areas,
  Bedford, Cannon, Cheatham, Clay, Coffee, Cumberland, Davidson,
  De Kalb, Dickson, Fentress, Giles, Grundy, Hickman, Houston,
  Humphreys, Jackson, Lawrence, Lewis, Macon, Marshall, Maury,
  Montgomery, Overton, Perry, Pickett, Putnam, Robertson,
  Rutherford, Smith, Stewart, Sumner, Trousdale, Van Buren,
  Warren, Wayne, White, Williamson, and Wilson.

* Through Monday evening

* Numerous showers and a few thunderstorms will begin redeveloping
  later tonight and will continue on Monday. Widespread amounts of
  one-half to one inch of additional rainfall are expect tonight
  and tomorrow, with locally higher amounts possible. When added
  to rain that has already fallen over the weekend, some
  additional flooding is possible as creeks and streams and rivers
  continue to rise.


You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Nashville TN
249 AM CDT Sun Sep 19 2021

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249 AM CDT Sun Sep 19 2021

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for Middle Tennessee.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

A Flash Flood Watch is in effect for all of Middle Tennessee today
into tonight. Numerous showers and thunderstorms with moderate to
heavy rainfall are expected again today with several inches of
rainfall possible, before a break in rainfall occurs this evening
into tonight. The highest threat for flash flooding today will be
south of I-40, but flash flooding is possible throughout the area.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday.

A Flash Flood Watch will continue for all of Middle Tennessee
through Monday evening. Numerous additional showers and
thunderstorms with moderate to heavy rainfall are anticipated on
Monday which may lead to additional flash flooding. The highest
threat for flash flooding on Monday will be across southeast Middle
Tennessee, generally east of I-65 and south of I-40. Total rainfall
amounts from Sunday through Monday are expected to reach 1 to 3
inches across the area, with localized amounts of 4 to 6 inches

More showers and storms are expected along a strong cold front moving
through the area Tuesday night into Wednesday, but the flash flood
potential with this activity currently appears to be low.


Spotter activation will likely be needed today and again on Monday
due to the threat for flash flooding. Please relay any information
about observed flooding to the NWS while following all local, state,
and CDC guidelines.



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