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WGUS84 KMRX 220747
FLSMRX
Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Morristown, Tennessee
247 AM EST Fri Feb 22 2019

...The Flood Advisory continues for the Clinch River...Powell
River...
Clinch River At Cleveland VA affecting Russell and Scott Counties
Powell River Near Jonesville VA affecting Hancock and Lee Counties


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

Emory River At Oakdale TN affecting Morgan and Roane Counties
Pigeon River At Newport TN affecting Cocke County

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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247 AM EST Fri Feb 22 2019

The Flood Advisory continues for
The Clinch River At Cleveland VA

* Until this morning
* At 01AM Friday the stage was 10.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* The river will continue to rise to near 14.0 feet by early Sunday
morning.
* At 14.0 feet...Flooding affects the pumping station for the water
treatment plant.

&&

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




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247 AM EST Fri Feb 22 2019

The National Weather Service in Morristown, TN has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
The Emory River At Oakdale TN
* At 02AM Friday the stage was 12.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* The river will continue to rise to near 27.0 feet by tomorrow
morning.
* 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.

&&

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




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247 AM EST Fri Feb 22 2019

The Flood Advisory continues for
The Powell River Near Jonesville VA

* Until this morning
* At 01AM Friday the stage was 8.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* The river will continue to rise to near 15.2 feet by early Sunday
morning.
* At 20.0 feet...Water covers roads along both banks of the river.




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247 AM EST Fri Feb 22 2019

The National Weather Service in Morristown, TN has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
The Pigeon River At Newport TN
* At 02AM Friday the stage was 7.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* The river will continue to rise to near 7.8 feet after midnight
tomorrow.
* The river will continue to fall to near 7.6 feet by .
* 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.

&&

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





WGUS64 KMRX 220733
FFAMRX

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Morristown TN
233 AM EST Fri Feb 22 2019

...Additional Rounds of Moderate to Heavy Rainfall Expected
Through Saturday Morning...

.Moderate to heavy rainfall will move over the region once again
today through Saturday morning as moisture streams across the
Tennessee Valley and Southern Appalachians along a meandering warm
front. Additional flooding is expected given already saturated
ground and high stream flows.

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Cherokee-Clay-Scott TN-Campbell-Claiborne-Hancock-Hawkins-
Sullivan-Johnson-Morgan-Anderson-Union-Grainger-Hamblen-
Northwest Cocke-Cocke Smoky Mountains-Northwest Greene-
Southeast Greene-Washington TN-Unicoi-Northwest Carter-
Southeast Carter-Roane-Loudon-Knox-Jefferson-NW Blount-
Blount Smoky Mountains-North Sevier-Sevier Smoky Mountains-
Sequatchie-Bledsoe-Rhea-Meigs-McMinn-Northwest Monroe-
Southeast Monroe-Marion-Hamilton-Bradley-West Polk-East Polk-Lee-
Wise-Scott-Russell-Washington-
Including the cities of Murphy, Hayesville, Oneida, La Follette,
Tazewell, Sneedville, Rogersville, Kingsport, Bristol,
Mountain City, Wartburg, Clinton, Oak Ridge, Maynardville,
Rutledge, Morristown, Newport, Cosby, Greeneville, Cedar Creek,
Johnson City, Erwin, Elizabethton, Roan Mountain, Kingston,
Lenoir City, Knoxville, Dandridge, Maryville, Cades Cove,
Sevierville, Gatlinburg, Dunlap, Pikeville, Dayton, Decatur,
Athens, Madisonville, Coker Creek, Jasper, Chattanooga,
Cleveland, Benton, Ducktown, Jonesville, Wise, Norton, Gate City,
Lebanon, and Abingdon
233 AM EST Fri Feb 22 2019

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

The 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 Saturday morning

* Additional periods of moderate to heavy rainfall will overspread
the region today, lasting through Saturday morning. Rainfall
totals ranging from 2 to 3 inches are expected with isolated
higher amounts closer to 4 inches possible.

* Given the already saturated soil and high stream flows, the
additional moderate to heavy rains will likely cause significant
stream flooding, roadway flooding, mud slides, and main stem
river flooding. Potentially life threatening flooding is
possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Watch means that conditions are favorable for heavy
rain...which may lead to flooding in and near the watch area. Be
alert 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!

&&

WGUS84 KMRX 212036
FLSMRX
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Morristown, Tennessee
336 PM EST Thu Feb 21 2019

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers ...

Pigeon River At Newport TN affecting Cocke County

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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336 PM EST Thu Feb 21 2019

...Flood Warning extended until Friday morning...The Flood Warning
continues for
The Pigeon River At Newport TN.
* Until Friday morning.
* At 03:00 PM Thursday the stage was 8.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 9.0 feet by this
evening...but is then expected to begin falling. The river will
fall below flood stage by after midnight tonight.
* 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.

&&

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