Location:  
MeteoStar


Weather Alert - McMinn
Click here for NWS Zone Forecast


WGUS84 KMRX 200200
FLSMRX

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Morristown TN
900 PM EST TUE FEB 19 2019

TNC007-011-065-107-115-121-143-153-200500-


Rhea TN-Bradley TN-Sequatchie TN-Bledsoe TN-Meigs TN-McMinn TN-
Marion TN-Hamilton TN-
900 PM EST TUE FEB 19 2019

The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
Rhea County in east Tennessee...
Bradley County in east Tennessee...
Sequatchie County in east Tennessee...
Bledsoe County in east Tennessee...
Meigs County in east Tennessee...
McMinn County in east Tennessee...
Marion County in east Tennessee...
Hamilton County in east Tennessee...

* Until midnight EST.

* At 856 PM EST, Doppler radar showed rain, some
moderate to heavy with embedded thunder, moving across the area.
With the ground already quite wet, runoff from this rainfall will
cause ponding of water in poor drainage areas as well as flooding
of some smaller creeks and streams.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Chattanooga, Cleveland, Athens, Dayton, Sweetwater, Dunlap, Jasper,
Pikeville, Decatur, Soddy-Daisy, Signal Mountain, Etowah, South
Pittsburg, Spring City, Walden, Lakesite, Whitwell, Kimball,
Monteagle and Charleston.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding. Turn around, don't drown when encountering
flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles.


&&

LAT...LON 3522 8574 3524 8569 3529 8571 3536 8551
3541 8549 3553 8560 3557 8542 3576 8526
3575 8503 3583 8479 3575 8475 3571 8462
3564 8462 3563 8452 3533 8440 3527 8452
3524 8471 3499 8478 3499 8586 3522 8587