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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:11 AM CDT on April 23, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on April 23, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through this evening...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of southwest North Carolina and east Tennessee,
including the following areas, in southwest North Carolina,
Cherokee and Clay. In east Tennessee, Anderson, Bledsoe,
Blount Smoky Mountains, Bradley, Campbell, Claiborne, east
Polk, Grainger, Hamilton, Knox, Loudon, Marion, McMinn, Meigs,
Morgan, NW Blount, northwest Monroe, Rhea, Roane, Scott TN,
Sequatchie, southeast Monroe, Union, and west Polk.

* Through this evening

* additional one to two inches of rainfall will be common across
much of the area through today with localized amounts in excess
of 3 inches possible.

* The persistent rainfall will fall on already saturated ground
across much of the area. The additional heavy rains could lead
to flooding of roadways, poor drainage areas, low lying areas
and small rivers and streams across the region.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take quick
action if flooding is observed or a Flash Flood Warning is
issued. If you come to a closed or flooded Road... turn around!
Don't drown!





Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:11 AM CDT on April 23, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on April 23, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through this evening...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of southwest North Carolina and east Tennessee,
including the following areas, in southwest North Carolina,
Cherokee and Clay. In east Tennessee, Anderson, Bledsoe,
Blount Smoky Mountains, Bradley, Campbell, Claiborne, east
Polk, Grainger, Hamilton, Knox, Loudon, Marion, McMinn, Meigs,
Morgan, NW Blount, northwest Monroe, Rhea, Roane, Scott TN,
Sequatchie, southeast Monroe, Union, and west Polk.

* Through this evening

* additional one to two inches of rainfall will be common across
much of the area through today with localized amounts in excess
of 3 inches possible.

* The persistent rainfall will fall on already saturated ground
across much of the area. The additional heavy rains could lead
to flooding of roadways, poor drainage areas, low lying areas
and small rivers and streams across the region.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take quick
action if flooding is observed or a Flash Flood Warning is
issued. If you come to a closed or flooded Road... turn around!
Don't drown!





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Arizona - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
California - Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Watch , Wind Advisory, High Wind Watch , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Frost Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Areal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement
Idaho - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Iowa - Flood Warning
Kansas - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Frost Advisory , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Frost Advisory
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Montana - Lake Wind Advisory
Nebraska - Frost Advisory
Nevada - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
New Mexico - Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch
New York - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning
North Carolina - Areal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Beach Hazard Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Oklahoma - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Frost Advisory
Oregon - Winter Storm Watch , Special Statement
Puerto Rico - High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Flash Flood Watch
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory , Hydrologic Statement , Public Information Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Frost Advisory , Fire Weather Watch
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Hydrologic Statement
Washington - Special Statement
West Virginia - Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch
Wisconsin - Flood Warning

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