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WGUS84 KMRX 210232
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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Morristown, Tennessee
932 PM EST Wed Feb 20 2019

...The Flood Advisory continues for the Emory River...North Fork
Holston River...Pigeon River...
Emory River At Oakdale TN affecting Morgan and Roane Counties
North Fork Holston River Near Gate City VA affecting Hawkins...
Sullivan and Scott Counties
Pigeon River At Newport TN affecting Cocke County

...The National Weather Service in Morristown, TN has issued a flood
advisory for the Clinch River...Powell River...

Clinch River At Cleveland VA affecting Russell and Scott Counties
Clinch River Near Speers Ferry VA affecting Grainger...Hancock and
Scott Counties
Powell River Near Jonesville VA affecting Hancock and Lee Counties


.Recent rainfall has produced sharp rises on the rivers. They are
expected to crest near or below flood stage.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Most deaths in floods occur in automobiles. If you come to a closed
or flooded road, Turn Around! Don't Drown! For more details, stay
tuned to NOAA Weather Radio or commercial television or radio
stations that carry weather information.

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932 PM EST Wed Feb 20 2019

The National Weather Service in Morristown, TN has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
The Clinch River At Cleveland VA
* At 08PM Wednesday the stage was 10.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* The river will continue to rise to near 12.5 feet by Thursday early
afternoon, then is forecast to begin falling.
* At 14.0 feet...Flooding affects the pumping station for the water
treatment plant.

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LAT...LON 3680 8247 3686 8252 3706 8185 3700 8182




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932 PM EST Wed Feb 20 2019

The National Weather Service in Morristown, TN has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
The Clinch River Near Speers Ferry VA
* At 08PM Wednesday the stage was 15.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* The river will continue to rise to near 17.5 feet by Thursday
evening, then is forecast to begin falling.
* At 18.0 feet...County Road 627 just downstream floods.

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LAT...LON 3655 8294 3657 8302 3682 8251 3677 8246




TNC129-145-211432-


932 PM EST Wed Feb 20 2019

The Flood Advisory continues for
The Emory River At Oakdale TN

* Until Thursday evening
* At 09PM Wednesday the stage was 26.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* The river will continue to rise to near 27.0 feet by after midnight
tonight, then is forecast to begin falling.
* At 27.0 feet...Flooding starts on Riverview Road. Homes closest to
the river can have up to about 4 feet of water in them, while homes
on the far side of the street will have flooded yards.

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LAT...LON 3614 8481 3620 8473 3593 8445 3587 8452




TNC067-VAC105-211432-


932 PM EST Wed Feb 20 2019

The National Weather Service in Morristown, TN has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
The Powell River Near Jonesville VA
* At 08PM Wednesday the stage was 12.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* The river will continue to rise to near 16.5 feet by Thursday
morning, then is forecast to begin falling.
* At 18.0 feet...The river invades several fields and reaches a few
farm buildings.

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LAT...LON 3652 8333 3659 8340 3686 8287 3680 8279




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932 PM EST Wed Feb 20 2019

The Flood Advisory continues for
The North Fork Holston River Near Gate City VA

* Until Thursday evening
* At 09PM Wednesday the stage was 10.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* The river will continue to rise to near 11.6 feet by Thursday
morning, then is forecast to begin falling.
* At 12.0 feet...Water begins to cover some low lying county roads.

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LAT...LON 3641 8283 3651 8288 3673 8235 3662 8233




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932 PM EST Wed Feb 20 2019

The Flood Advisory continues for
The Pigeon River At Newport TN

* Until Thursday evening
* At 09PM Wednesday the stage was 6.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* The river will fluctuate around and above the action stage of 6.0 feet, and
crest near 7.0 feet by Thursday early afternoon.
* At 8.0 feet...Minor flooding occurs downstream from gage on Highway
25/70 and in the community of Edwina. Jimtown Road may be affected.

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LAT...LON 3600 8321 3597 8317 3578 8310 3580 8319