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FGUS84 KHUN 061439  
RVSHUN  
ALC033-077-071438-  
HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL  
939 AM CDT WED JUN 6 2018  
   
..RISES FORECAST TO OCCUR ON THE TENNESSEE RIVER AT FLORENCE
 
 
HEAVY RAINFALL UPSTREAM OF THE TENNESSEE VALLEY OCCURRED OVER  
PORTIONS OF THE CAROLINAS. WHILE NO RAINFALL HAS OCCURRED LOCALLY  
OVER THE PAST FEW DAYS, RIVER LEVELS ON THE TENNESSEE RIVER ARE  
RISING DUE TO RELEASES AT LOCAL DAMS. AS A RESULT, THE TENNESSEE  
RIVER AT FLORENCE WILL APPROACH ACTION STAGE TODAY, WITH WATER  
LEVELS EXPECTED TO FALL BACK TO NORMAL LEVELS OF 14 FEET CLOSE  
TO MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.  
 
AT 9 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 15.5 FEET. ACTION STAGE IS 16.0  
FEET. FLOOD STAGE IS 18.0 FEET. THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO RISE TO 15.8  
FEET BY EARLY THIS AFTERNOON, FALLING BY MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.  
 
ALL PERSONS WITH INTERESTS ALONG THE RIVER SHOULD MONITOR THE LATEST  
FORECASTS...AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT  
LIFE AND PROPERTY FROM RISING RIVER LEVELS.  
 

 
 
RIVER FLOOD OBSERVED 12PM 6PM 12AM 6AM 12PM 6PM  
LOCATION STAGE STG DAY TIME WED WED THU THU THU THU  
 
TENNESSEE RIVER  
FLORENCE 18.0 15.5 WED 9 AM 15.6 15.8 14.4 14.1 13.9 14.1  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3485 8765 3471 8762 3466 8788 3473 8811 3500 8820  
 

 
 
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