Atlanta Weather

Severe Weather

Current Watches and Warnings

More Maps

Virginia, Scott

Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 11:28 AM EDT on April 24, 2017

Expires 3:15 PM EDT on April 24, 2017


... Flood Warning extended until Tuesday afternoon... the Flood Warning
continues for
the Clinch River near Speers Ferry VA.
* Until Tuesday afternoon.
* At 10:15 am Monday the stage was 25.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will crest later today near 25.5 feet and then
fall below flood stage by late Tuesday morning.
* At 24.0 feet... a few additional homes are affected. Evacuations are
possible.


Lat... Lon 3655 8294 3657 8302 3682 8251 3677 8246




1128 am EDT Mon Apr 24 2017

... Flood Warning extended until this evening... the Flood Warning
continues for
the Clinch River at Cleveland VA.
* Until this evening.
* At 10:45 am Monday the stage was 16.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river has crested and is expected to fall below
flood stage by late today.
* At 16.0 feet... approximately 10 acres are flooded, including the
ballpark.


Lat... Lon 3680 8247 3686 8252 3706 8185 3700 8182




1128 am EDT Mon Apr 24 2017

... Flood Warning extended until Tuesday afternoon... the Flood Warning
continues for
the North Fork Holston River near Gate City VA.
* Until Tuesday afternoon.
* At 10:15 am Monday the stage was 17.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 17.8 feet by this
afternoon... but is then expected to begin falling. The river will
fall below flood stage by late Tuesday morning.
* At 18.0 feet... several homes are flooded and 20 to 30 acres are
inundated.


Lat... Lon 3641 8283 3651 8288 3673 8235 3662 8233




922 am EDT Mon Apr 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


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 , 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 , Public Information Statement
Idaho - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Iowa - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Wind Advisory
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Maryland - High Surf Advisory
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning
Montana - Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Nevada - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Lake 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 Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement , Areal Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Oregon - Winter Weather Advisory
Pennsylvania - Public Information Statement
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement
South Dakota - Winter Storm Watch
Tennessee - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Texas - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Air Quality Alert
Virginia - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , High Surf Advisory , Public Information Statement
Washington - Winter Weather Advisory
West Virginia - Areal Flood Advisory
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Special Statement

More From CBS Atlanta

Watch Dukes & Bell Live
Taz Goes Big With A New Daily Show!
Enter NOW

Watch & Listen