756  
WGUS54 KMRX 081939  
FFWMRX  
NCC039-TNC139-082200-  
/O.NEW.KMRX.FF.W.0034.220808T1939Z-220808T2200Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN  
339 PM EDT MON AUG 8 2022  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MORRISTOWN HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHWESTERN CHEROKEE COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...  
SOUTHEASTERN POLK COUNTY IN EAST TENNESSEE...  
 
* UNTIL 600 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 339 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. BETWEEN 1 AND 2 INCHES OF RAIN  
HAVE FALLEN. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS UP TO 1 INCH ARE POSSIBLE  
IN THE WARNED AREA. FLASH FLOODING IS ONGOING OR EXPECTED TO BEGIN  
SHORTLY.  
 
HAZARD...FLASH FLOODING CAUSED BY THUNDERSTORMS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR.  
 
IMPACT...FLASH FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN  
AREAS, HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS  
OTHER POOR DRAINAGE AND LOW-LYING AREAS.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLASH FLOODING INCLUDE...  
DUCKTOWN, TURTLETOWN, WILLIAM L. DAVENPORT REFUGE AND HOT HOUSE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3501 8432 3507 8444 3513 8448 3520 8443  
3519 8432 3511 8422 3501 8422  
 
FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED  
 

 
 
GC  
 
CLICK HERE TO GO TO PREVIOUS BULLETINS.

The Nexlab TN Page
The Nexlab VA Page
The Nexlab NC Page Main Text Page