Washington Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 10:17 AM EDT op 03 juli 2015

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Saturday 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.

* Through Saturday evening

* abundant moisture and a series of upper level disturbances...
will produce several rounds of showers and thunderstorms from
today into the 4th of July weekend. Many areas are already
saturated from heavy rains earlier this week.

* Widespread moderate to heavy rains... and locally very heavy rains
at times may cause flash flooding from today into the 4th of
July weekend.

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!




Record Report
Statement as of 4:12 am EDT on July 03, 2015

... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Chattanooga...

a record rainfall of 1.87 inches was set at Chattanooga
yesterday. This breaks the old record of 1.29 set in 1921.