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Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 9:22 AM EDT on April 24, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on April 24, 2017


The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Hawkins County in eastern Tennessee...
Claiborne County in eastern Tennessee...
Anderson County in eastern Tennessee...
Campbell County in eastern Tennessee...
Greene County in eastern Tennessee...
Grainger County in eastern Tennessee...
Scott County in eastern Tennessee...
Union County in eastern Tennessee...
Unicoi County in eastern Tennessee...
Sullivan County in eastern Tennessee...
Washington County in eastern Tennessee...
Hancock County in eastern Tennessee...
Carter County in eastern Tennessee...
Johnson County in eastern Tennessee...
Hamblen County in eastern Tennessee...
Russell County in southwestern Virginia...
the city of Bristol in southwestern Virginia...
Washington County in southwestern Virginia...
Wise County in southwestern Virginia...
Lee County in southwestern Virginia...
the city of Norton in southwestern Virginia...
Scott County in southwestern Virginia...

* until 315 PM EDT Monday

* at 913 am EDT... due to recent significant rainfall... there
continues to be a few reports of flooding and issues on area
roadways continues over the warned area. The main band rainfall
has ended, but local creeks and streams will remain elevated
across the warned area and some low lying roads could remain
flooded through the afternoon.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Johnson City, Kingsport, Oak Ridge, Morristown, Bristol TN, Bristol
VA, Greeneville, Elizabethton, Clinton, Abingdon, Jefferson City,
La Follette, Erwin, Rogersville, Norton, Oneida, Lebanon, Wise,
Mountain city and Maynardville.

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, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate Route.


Lat... Lon 3634 8171 3612 8203 3612 8235 3595 8256
      3607 8264 3592 8282 3618 8317 3608 8323
      3619 8356 3617 8356 3619 8395 3593 8429
      3660 8478 3658 8369 3674 8314 3720 8255
      3696 8236 3714 8190 3663 8161


Mjb


732 am EDT Mon Apr 24 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Powell River near Jonesville VA.
* Until this evening.
* At 06:45 am Monday the stage was 21.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 21.5 feet by this
morning... but is then expected to begin falling. The river will
fall below flood stage by this afternoon.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 21.5 feet by this
morning. The river will fall below flood stage this afternoon.
* At 20.0 feet... low lying sections of routes 641 and 783 are
affected and some private driveways are flooded.


Lat... Lon 3652 8333 3659 8340 3686 8287 3680 8279




Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Flood Warning
Alaska - Public Information Statement
Arizona - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch
Arkansas - Flood Warning
California - High Surf Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Weather Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Lake Wind Advisory
Georgia - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Hydrologic Statement , Public Information Statement
Idaho - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Iowa - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Kansas - Wind Advisory
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maryland - High Surf Advisory
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flood Warning
Montana - Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Nevada - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch
New York - Flood Warning
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Oregon - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory
Pennsylvania - Public Information Statement
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
South Dakota - Winter Storm Watch
Tennessee - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Hydrologic Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Air Quality Alert
Virginia - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Statement , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Washington - Winter Weather Advisory
West Virginia - Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Wyoming - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch

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