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Flash Flood Watch:

Issued at: 10:32 am EDT on July 5, 2015, expires at: 8:00 PM EDT on July 05, 2015
  • ...Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until 8 PM EDT /7 PM CDT/ this evening... The Flash 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.
  • Until 8 PM EDT /7 PM CDT/ this evening
  • abundant moisture and a slow moving upper level low pressure system system will produce more additional showers and a few thunderstorms.
  • Widespread rains...locally heavy in some areas...may cause flash flooding through this evening. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions are favorable for heavy rain...which may lead to flooding in and near the watch area. If you are in the watch area....keep an eye out 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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