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Flood Watch
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
655 AM EDT Tue Jul 23 2019

...Excessive Rainfall Possible This Morning...

.A vigorous upper level trough of low pressure will settle over
the Ohio Valley this morning. The associated cold front will move
southeast, slowly crossing the Appalachians, resulting persistent
rain with embedded heavier showers and thunderstorms over parts
of North Carolina and into the bordering counties of Virginia.

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Ashe-Alleghany NC-Surry-Watauga-Wilkes-Yadkin-
Including the cities of West Jefferson, Sparta, Dobson, Boone,
Wilkesboro, and Yadkinville
655 AM EDT Tue Jul 23 2019

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* Portions of north central North Carolina and northwest North
  Carolina, including the following areas, in north central
  North Carolina, Surry. In northwest North Carolina, Alleghany
  NC, Ashe, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yadkin.

* Until noon EDT today

* Moderate rain with embedded heavier showers and thunderstorms
  will continue this morning. Some of the thunderstorms may
  produce excessive rainfall.

* If rainfall exceeds 2 inches in an hour, flash flooding will
  be possible. Small streams within mountainous terrain are also
  susceptible to rapid runoff, and will respond very quickly
  when high rain rates occur.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.
Remember...TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN!

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

&&

$$

Flood Watch...UPDATED
National Weather Service Morristown TN
638 AM EDT Tue Jul 23 2019



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Hawkins-Sullivan-Johnson-Grainger-Hamblen-Northwest Cocke-
Cocke Smoky Mountains-Northwest Greene-Southeast Greene-
Washington-Unicoi-Northwest Carter-Southeast Carter-Loudon-Knox-
Jefferson-Northwest Blount-Blount Smoky Mountains-North Sevier-
Sevier Smoky Mountains-McMinn-Northwest Monroe-Southeast Monroe-
Scott-Russell-
Including the cities of Mooresburg, Kingsport, Bristol TN,
South Holston Dam, Doeville, Mountain City, Neva, Shady Valley,
Trade, Laurel Bloomery, Bean Station, Alpha, Morristown,
Russellville, Bybee, Newport, Hartford, Greeneville, Cedar Creek,
Johnson City, Erwin, Unicoi, Limestone Cove, Elizabethton,
Hampton, Lenoir City, Loudon, Bearden, Knoxville, Lake Forest,
Jefferson City, Strawberry Plains, Chestnut Hill, Dandridge,
White Pine, Happy Valley, Maryville, Alcoa, Cades Cove,
Harrisburg, Kodak, McMahan, Sevierville, Seymour, Pigeon Forge,
Elkmont, Gatlinburg, Athens, Clear Water, Dentville, Etowah,
Sweetwater, Madisonville, Bullet Creek, Citico, Coker Creek,
Hiltons, Hansonville, Lebanon, Dye, Castlewood, Honaker,
Rosedale, Benhams, Bristol VA, and Abingdon
638 AM EDT Tue Jul 23 2019

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* Portions of east Tennessee and southwest Virginia, including
  the following areas, in east Tennessee, Blount Smoky
  Mountains, Cocke Smoky Mountains, Grainger, Hamblen, Hawkins,
  Jefferson, Johnson, Knox, Loudon, McMinn, North Sevier,
  Northwest Blount, Northwest Carter, Northwest Cocke, Northwest
  Greene, Northwest Monroe, Sevier Smoky Mountains, Southeast
  Carter, Southeast Greene, Southeast Monroe, Sullivan, Unicoi,
  and Washington. In southwest Virginia, Russell, Scott, and
  Washington.

* Until 11 AM EDT this morning

* Showers, with moderate rainfall at times, will continue to
  affect parts of eastern Tennessee and southwest Virginia through
  mid morning. Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 1.5 inches will
  be possible.

* Rapid rises on creeks, streams, and small rivers may occur and
  cause them to overflow their banks.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take quick
action if flooding is observed or a Flash Flood Warning is
issued. If you come to a closed or flooded road...turn around!
Don`t drown!

&&

$$

Flood Watch
National Weather Service New York NY
345 AM EDT Tue Jul 23 2019

...FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE THIS MORNING...

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Northern Fairfield-Northern New Haven-Southern Fairfield-
Southern New Haven-Western Passaic-Eastern Passaic-Hudson-
Western Bergen-Eastern Bergen-Western Essex-Eastern Essex-
Western Union-Eastern Union-Orange-Putnam-Rockland-
Northern Westchester-Southern Westchester-New York (Manhattan)-
Bronx-Richmond (Staten Island)-Kings (Brooklyn)-Northern Queens-
Northern Nassau-Southern Queens-Southern Nassau-
345 AM EDT Tue Jul 23 2019

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* Portions of southern Connecticut, northeast New Jersey, and
  southeast New York, including the following areas, in southern
  Connecticut, Northern Fairfield, Northern New Haven, Southern
  Fairfield, and Southern New Haven. In northeast New Jersey,
  Eastern Bergen, Eastern Essex, Eastern Passaic, Eastern Union,
  Hudson, Western Bergen, Western Essex, Western Passaic, and
  Western Union. In southeast New York, Bronx, Kings (Brooklyn),
  New York (Manhattan), Northern Nassau, Northern Queens,
  Northern Westchester, Orange, Putnam, Richmond (Staten
  Island), Rockland, Southern Nassau, Southern Queens, and
  Southern Westchester.

* Until noon EDT today

* As much as 1 to 3 inches of rain, with locally higher amounts,
  fell across the watch area Monday afternoon and evening.
  Scattered heavy rain showers and isolated thunderstorms will
  continue to move across the area this morning, with an
  additional 1/2 to 1 inch of rain possible.

* Additional heavy rain moving over already saturated grounds, may
  produce localized flash flooding. This will be especially true
  in areas of poor drainage, low-lying areas, and in urban areas.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.
You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.

&&

$$

Flood Watch
National Weather Service New York NY
345 AM EDT Tue Jul 23 2019

...FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE THIS MORNING...

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Northern Middlesex-Northern New London-Southern Middlesex-
Southern New London-Northwestern Suffolk-Northeastern Suffolk-
Southwestern Suffolk-Southeastern Suffolk-
345 AM EDT Tue Jul 23 2019

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

The National Weather Service in Upton has expanded the

* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of southern Connecticut
  and southeast New York, including the following areas, in
  southern Connecticut, Northern Middlesex, Northern New London,
  Southern Middlesex, and Southern New London. In southeast New
  York, Northeastern Suffolk, Northwestern Suffolk, Southeastern
  Suffolk, and Southwestern Suffolk.

* Until noon EDT today

* As much as 1 to 3 inches of rain, with locally higher amounts,
  fell across portions of the area Monday afternoon and evening.
  Scattered heavy rain showers and isolated thunderstorms will
  continue to move across the area this morning, with an
  additional 1/2 to 1 inch of rain possible.

* Heavy rain moving over already saturated grounds may produce
  localized flash flooding this morning. This will be especially
  true in areas of poor drainage, low-lying areas, and in urban
  areas.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.
You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.

&&

$$

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
332 AM EDT Tue Jul 23 2019

...HEAVY RAINFALL MAY CAUSE FLASH FLOODING ACROSS PARTS OF
WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA THIS MORNING...

.An approaching cold front and upper level disturbance will
generate numerous heavy rain producing showers and thunderstorms
across western North Carolina this morning. The approaching front
will contain very moist air and the resulting heavy rain showers
will fall on soil already saturated by recent heavy rainfall.
Flash flooding could quickly develop under these conditions.

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Avery-Alexander-Iredell-Davie-Madison-Yancey-Mitchell-Swain-
Haywood-Buncombe-Catawba-Graham-Northern Jackson-
Caldwell Mountains-Greater Caldwell-Burke Mountains-Greater Burke-
McDowell Mountains-Eastern McDowell-
Including the cities of Ingalls, Banner Elk, Newland, Bethlehem,
Ellendale, Millersville, Taylorsville, Hiddenite, Stony Point,
Statesville, Mooresville, Farmington, Fork Church, Mocksville,
Advance, Faust, Mars Hill, Marshall, Walnut, Allenstand,
Hot Springs, Luck, Swiss, Burnsville, Celo, Micaville,
Ramseytown, Busick, Mount Mitchell State Park, Spruce Pine,
Poplar, Newfound Gap, Alarka, Almond, Bryson City, Luada,
Smokemont, Wesser, Waynesville, Waterville, Canton, Cruso,
Cove Creek, Lake Junaluska, Asheville, Hickory, Newton,
St. Stephens, Robbinsville, Stecoah, Cullowhee, Tuckasegee,
Sylva, Patterson, Kings Creek, Lenoir, Sawmills, Granite Falls,
Jonas Ridge, Morganton, Pleasant Grove, Valdese, Ashford,
Sugar Hill, Woodlawn, Old Fort, Marion, Nebo, Dysartsville, Fero,
and Glenwood
332 AM EDT Tue Jul 23 2019

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of piedmont North Carolina and western North
  Carolina, including the following areas, in piedmont North
  Carolina, Alexander, Catawba, Davie, and Iredell. In western
  North Carolina, Avery, Buncombe, Burke Mountains, Caldwell
  Mountains, Eastern McDowell, Graham, Greater Burke, Greater
  Caldwell, Haywood, Madison, McDowell Mountains, Mitchell,
  Northern Jackson, Swain, and Yancey.

* until noon EDT today

* Showers and thunderstorms will become widespread along a cold
  front this morning, producing areas of heavy rainfall. Soils are
  nearly saturated across much of the region, and the additional
  heavy rainfall may cause flash flooding to develop very quickly.

* Residents in low-lying and flood prone areas will want to
  monitor nearby water levels very closely. Campers, hikers, and
  others involved in outdoor recreation activities will also
  want to keep a close eye on nearby stream levels and be
  prepared to seek higher ground if flooding develops.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.
Be especially cautious if venturing into areas of rugged terrain.
If heavy rain develops nearby, seek higher ground immediately.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued. Have a source of weather
information, such as NOAA Weather Radio, available at all times.

&&

$$
Wimberley

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
327 AM EDT Tue Jul 23 2019


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Northern Bristol MA-Western Plymouth MA-Eastern Plymouth MA-
Southern Bristol MA-Southern Plymouth MA-Barnstable MA-Dukes MA-
Nantucket MA-Northwest Providence RI-Southeast Providence RI-
Western Kent RI-Eastern Kent RI-Bristol RI-Washington RI-
Newport RI-Block Island RI-
Including the cities of Taunton, Brockton, Plymouth, Fall River,
New Bedford, Mattapoisett, Chatham, Falmouth, Provincetown,
Vineyard Haven, Nantucket, Foster, Smithfield, Providence,
Coventry, West Greenwich, East Greenwich, Warwick, West Warwick,
Bristol, Narragansett, Westerly, Newport, and New Shoreham
327 AM EDT Tue Jul 23 2019

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

The National Weather Service in Boston/Norton has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of southeastern Massachusetts
  and Rhode Island, including the following areas, in
  southeastern Massachusetts, Barnstable, Bristol, Dukes,
  Nantucket, and Plymouth. In Rhode Island, Block Island,
  Bristol, Kent, Newport, Providence, and Washington.

* Until 2 PM EDT this afternoon

* Another round of heavy rain showers and embedded thunderstorms
  will move into Rhode Island and southeast Massachusetts early
  this morning. Localized pockets of torrential rainfall may
  result in 1 to 2 inches of rain in just an hour in a few
  locations. The result will be the potential for localized flash
  flooding, especially in urbanized centers. The threat for heavy
  rain showers and flooding should exit the Cape and Islands
  early this afternoon.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

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

&&

$$

Frank

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
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