386  
WGUS44 KMRX 041529  
FLWMRX  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN  
1129 AM EDT TUE MAY 4 2021  
 
TNC009-155-042130-  
/O.NEW.KMRX.FA.W.0024.210504T1529Z-210504T2130Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
BLOUNT TN-SEVIER TN-  
1129 AM EDT TUE MAY 4 2021  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MORRISTOWN HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
NORTHEASTERN BLOUNT COUNTY IN EAST TENNESSEE...  
CENTRAL SEVIER COUNTY IN EAST TENNESSEE...  
 
* UNTIL 530 PM EDT TUESDAY.  
 
* AT 1129 AM EDT, EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS CONTINUE TO REPORT  
HEAVY RAIN IN THE WARNED AREA DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS. FLOODING IS  
ALREADY OCCURRING WITH VARIOUS ROADWAYS ALREADY BEING CLOSED  
COUNTY WIDE. BETWEEN 3 AND 4 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN OVER THE  
LAST 6 HOURS.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
MARYVILLE, SEVIERVILLE, ALCOA, PIGEON FORGE, EAGLETON VILLAGE,  
TOWNSEND, WEARS VALLEY, ROUNDTOP MOUNTAIN STATE PARK, MCMAHAN,  
SEYMOUR, WALLAND, HARRISBURG, WILDWOOD, GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS  
NATIONAL PARK, FAIRGARDEN AND BIRD CROSSING.  
 
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF AROUND 1 INCH ARE POSSIBLE IN THE  
WARNED AREA.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
STAY AWAY OR BE SWEPT AWAY. RIVER BANKS AND CULVERTS CAN BECOME  
UNSTABLE AND UNSAFE.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3577 8397 3598 8355 3596 8352 3594 8351  
3594 8349 3593 8349 3592 8346 3593 8345  
3592 8345 3593 8339 3591 8339 3592 8335  
3591 8333 3590 8331 3589 8332 3589 8331  
3587 8331 3587 8329 3561 8380 3567 8394  
 

 
 
CDG  
 
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