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Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 5:02 PM EST on February 17, 2018

Expires 11:00 PM EST on February 17, 2018


The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Claiborne County in east Tennessee...
northwestern Hancock County in east Tennessee...
Campbell County in east Tennessee...
Scott County in east Tennessee...
Lee County in southwestern Virginia...
the city of Norton in southwestern Virginia...
Wise County in southwestern Virginia...

* until 1100 PM EST Saturday

* at 457 PM EST, Doppler radar and spotter reports indicated heavy
rain that could cause flooding. Up to one inch of rain has already
fallen across the warned area. An additional inch will be possible
through 7 PM EST. Creeks and streams will continue to rise through
this evening.

* Some locations that may experience flooding include...
La Follette, Norton, Oneida, wise, Sneedville, Jonesville, Big
Stone Gap, New Tazewell, Tazewell, Jacksboro, Pennington Gap,
Huntsville, Harrogate, Helenwood, Jellico, Caryville, Coeburn,
Appalachia, pound and St. Paul.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.


Lat... Lon 3703 8248 3696 8234 3691 8231 3690 8260
      3670 8293 3657 8301 3637 8363 3644 8383
      3627 8444 3637 8465 3660 8474 3658 8369
      3667 8352 3674 8314 3683 8310 3689 8288
      3698 8287 3705 8272 3712 8272 3719 8257



Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:01 PM EST on February 17, 2018

Expires 10:00 PM EST on February 17, 2018


... Flood Watch remains in effect until 10 PM EST this evening...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of east Tennessee and southwest Virginia, including
the following areas, in east Tennessee, Campbell, Claiborne,
Hancock, and Scott TN. In southwest Virginia, Lee, Russell,
Scott, and wise.

* Until 10 PM EST this evening

* rain amounts through this evening between 1 inch and 1 1/2
inches are expected. With the ground being nearly saturated
from recent rainfall, excessive runoff may produce flooding of
low lying areas, street flooding, and stream and river
flooding.

* People in the watch area should be aware of the threat of
heavy rainfall. Avoid low lying areas... and be careful when
approaching Highway dips and underpasses. If you come to a
closed or flooded Road... turn around! Don't drown!

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!




Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:01 PM EST on February 17, 2018

Expires 10:00 PM EST on February 17, 2018


... Flood Watch remains in effect until 10 PM EST this evening...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of east Tennessee and southwest Virginia, including
the following areas, in east Tennessee, Campbell, Claiborne,
Hancock, and Scott TN. In southwest Virginia, Lee, Russell,
Scott, and wise.

* Until 10 PM EST this evening

* rain amounts through this evening between 1 inch and 1 1/2
inches are expected. With the ground being nearly saturated
from recent rainfall, excessive runoff may produce flooding of
low lying areas, street flooding, and stream and river
flooding.

* People in the watch area should be aware of the threat of
heavy rainfall. Avoid low lying areas... and be careful when
approaching Highway dips and underpasses. If you come to a
closed or flooded Road... turn around! Don't drown!

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!




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Michigan - Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
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Mississippi - Flood Warning
Missouri - Flood Warning
Montana - Areal Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Avalanche Warning
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Nevada - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
New Hampshire - Winter Weather Advisory
New Jersey - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Fire Weather Warning
New York - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
North Dakota - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch
Ohio - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
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Pennsylvania - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
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Tennessee - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory
Texas - Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , Flood Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Utah - Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
Vermont - Winter Weather Advisory
Virginia - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Washington - Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Avalanche Warning , Special Statement
West Virginia - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
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