... Flood Watch remains in effect from 7 PM EST this evening
through Thursday evening...
The Flood Watch continues for
* portions of east Tennessee and southwest Virginia... including
the following areas... in east Tennessee... Campbell...
Claiborne... Hancock... Morgan and Scott TN. In southwest
Virginia... Lee... Russell... Scott... Washington and wise.
* From 7 PM EST this evening through early Thursday evening.
* Precipitation amounts between 1 and 3 inches combined with
water from melting snow and ice may produce flooding across
* Flooding potential includes flash flooding... areal flooding...
and river flooding. Snow and ice clogging drains may cause
flooding in spots not normally prone to water ponding issues.
A 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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Statement as of 10:54 AM EST op 03 maart 2015