494  
WGUS84 KMRX 170100  
FLSMRX  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN, TENNESSEE  
900 PM EDT MON APR 16 2018  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING IS EXTENDED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS ...  
 
SEQUATCHIE RIVER NEAR WHITWELL TN AFFECTING BLEDSOE...MARION AND  
SEQUATCHIE COUNTIES  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOST DEATHS IN FLOODS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. IF YOU COME TO A CLOSED  
OR FLOODED ROAD, TURN AROUND! DON'T DROWN! FOR MORE DETAILS, STAY  
TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR COMMERCIAL TELEVISION OR RADIO  
STATIONS THAT CARRY WEATHER INFORMATION.  
 

 
 
TNC007-115-153-171200-  
/O.EXT.KMRX.FL.W.0011.000000T0000Z-180417T1200Z/  
/WHTT1.1.ER.180416T0755Z.180416T1915Z.180417T0600Z.NO/  
800 PM CDT MON APR 16 2018  
   
..FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL LATE TONIGHT MORNING
 
THE FLOOD WARNING  
CONTINUES FOR  
THE SEQUATCHIE RIVER NEAR WHITWELL TN.  
* UNTIL LATE TONIGHT.  
* AT 07:15 PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 14.3 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 14.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY  
SHORTLY AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.  
* AT 14.0 FEET...FLOODING OF AGRICULTURAL LAND BEGINS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3510 8561 3555 8528 3552 8523 3507 8554  
 

 
 
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