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Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 2:56 AM EDT on April 24, 2017

Expires 6:30 AM EDT on April 24, 2017


The Flood Warning continues for
the Pigeon River at Newport TN.
* Until this afternoon.
* At 02:00 am Monday 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 8.9 feet by this
morning... but is then expected to begin falling. The river will
fall below flood stage by late this morning.
* 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




631 PM EDT sun Apr 23 2017

The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Claiborne County in eastern Tennessee...
Knox County in eastern Tennessee...
Cocke County in eastern Tennessee...
Scott County in eastern Tennessee...
Union County in eastern Tennessee...
Washington County in eastern Tennessee...
Morgan County in eastern Tennessee...
Hawkins County in eastern Tennessee...
Anderson County in eastern Tennessee...
Jefferson County in eastern Tennessee...
Campbell County in eastern Tennessee...
Greene County in eastern Tennessee...
Grainger County in eastern Tennessee...
Sevier County in eastern Tennessee...
Unicoi County in eastern Tennessee...
Sullivan County in eastern Tennessee...
Blount County in eastern Tennessee...
Hancock County in eastern Tennessee...
Carter County in eastern Tennessee...
Johnson County in eastern Tennessee...
Hamblen County in eastern Tennessee...
Russell County in southwestern Virginia...
Lee County in southwestern Virginia...
the city of Bristol in southwestern Virginia...
Washington County in southwestern Virginia...
Wise County in southwestern Virginia...
the city of Norton in southwestern Virginia...
Scott County in southwestern Virginia...

* until 630 am EDT Monday

* at 629 PM EDT, multiple reports of flooding continue to come in
for the warned area. Several issues on area roadways continue from
the recent heavy rainfall. Three to six inches of rain have
already fallen. Rainfall is beginning to decrease but the local
creeks and streams will remain elevated across the warned area

* some locations that will experience flooding include...
Knoxville, Johnson City, Kingsport, Oak Ridge, Morristown,
Maryville, Bristol TN, Bristol VA, Greeneville, Sevierville,
Elizabethton, Clinton, Lenoir City, Alcoa, Abingdon, Jefferson
City, La Follette, Newport, Erwin and Rogersville.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


Lat... Lon 3634 8171 3631 8190 3612 8203 3612 8235
      3595 8256 3607 8264 3577 8299 3546 8395
      3560 8418 3605 8434 3591 8468 3620 8491
      3640 8466 3660 8478 3658 8369 3674 8314
      3720 8255 3696 8236 3714 8190 3664 8161


05/MA


Hydrologic Statement

Statement as of 9:27 PM EDT on April 23, 2017

Expires 11:27 AM EDT on April 24, 2017


... For the Pigeon River near Newport...
* until further notice.
* At 09:00 PM Sunday the stage was 5.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise to near 7.7 feet tomorrow morning.
* 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




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Arkansas - Flood Warning
California - High Surf Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Florida - Special Statement
Georgia - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Hydrologic Statement
Idaho - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Iowa - Flood Warning
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Kentucky - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
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Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Minnesota - Flood Warning
Missouri - Flood Warning
Montana - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch
Nevada - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch
New York - Flood Warning
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement, Flash Flood Watch , Beach Hazard Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
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Texas - Flood Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Air Quality Alert
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement
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Wisconsin - Flood Warning
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