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Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 12:51 AM EDT on July 05, 2015

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on July 05, 2015


The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
western Polk County in east Tennessee...
Bradley County in east Tennessee...
Rhea County in east Tennessee...
McMinn County in east Tennessee...
Meigs County in east Tennessee...
Hamilton County in east Tennessee...

* until 345 am EDT

* at 1248 am EDT... Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to showers
and thunderstorms moving across the area. This will cause Urban
and Small Stream flooding in the advisory area. Around one inch of
rain has already fallen during the past hour on already saturated
ground.

* Some locations that may experience flooding include... parts of
Chattanooga... Cleveland... Athens... Dayton... Decatur... Benton...
Soddy-Daisy... Signal Mountain... Etowah... Spring City... Walden...
Lakesite... Charleston... Harrison... South Cleveland... East
Cleveland... Fairmount... Wildwood Lake... Red Bank and Collegedale.

Additional rainfall of one half inch or more is possible during the
next hour or two over the area. This additional rain will cause
minor flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause ponding of water in
urban areas... highways... streets and underpasses as well as other
poor drainage areas and low lying spots. Do not attempt to travel
across flooded roads. Find alternate routes.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams... as well as farm and country roads. Do not
attempt to travel across flooded roads. Find alternate routes.

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where the water covers the
roadway. The water depth may be too great to allow your car to cross
safely. Move to higher ground.


Lat... Lon 3499 8498 3516 8537 3578 8490 3579 8487
      3581 8478 3578 8474 3575 8475 3574 8470
      3572 8469 3569 8463 3564 8462 3563 8456
      3546 8444 3535 8443 3529 8450 3528 8449
      3527 8447 3499 8463


TD


1025 PM EDT Sat Jul 4 2015

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Sunday evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southwest North Carolina... east Tennessee and
southwest Virginia... including the following areas... in
southwest North Carolina... Cherokee and Clay. In east
Tennessee... Anderson... Bledsoe... Blount Smoky Mountains...
Bradley... Campbell... Claiborne... Cocke Smoky Mountains... east
Polk... Grainger... Hamblen... Hamilton... Hancock... Hawkins...
Jefferson... Johnson... Knox... Loudon... Marion... McMinn...
Meigs... Morgan... NW Blount... north Sevier... northwest Carter...
   northwest Cocke... northwest Greene... northwest Monroe...
Rhea... Roane... Scott TN... Sequatchie... Sevier Smoky
Mountains... southeast Carter... southeast Greene... southeast
Monroe... Sullivan... Unicoi... Union... Washington TN and west
Polk. In southwest Virginia... Lee... Russell... Scott...
Washington and wise.

* Through Sunday evening

* abundant moisture and a large scale storm system... will produce
rounds of showers and a few thunderstorms.

* Widespread rains... locally heavy at times... may cause flash
flooding through Sunday.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions are favorable for heavy
rain... which may lead to flooding in and near the watch area. If
you are in the watch area... .keep an eye out for rising water or
water over roadways. Keep informed... and be ready for action if
flooding is observed or if a Flood Warning is issued. If you
come to a closed or flooded Road... turn around! Don't drown!




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