739  
WGUS44 KMRX 300336  
FLWMRX  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN  
1136 PM EDT MON JUN 29 2020  
 
TNC009-300630-  
/O.NEW.KMRX.FA.W.0034.200630T0336Z-200630T0630Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
BLOUNT TN-  
1136 PM EDT MON JUN 29 2020  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MORRISTOWN HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
WESTERN BLOUNT COUNTY IN EAST TENNESSEE...  
 
* UNTIL 230 AM EDT.  
 
* AT 1136 PM EDT, EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT CONTINUED TO REPORT FLASH  
FLOODING FROM EARLIER THUNDERSTORMS. NUMEROUS PARTIAL ROAD  
CLOSURES HAVE BEEN REPORTED ACROSS THE AREA, MOST NOTABLY ALONG  
NORTH UNION GROVE ROAD, PEA RIDGE ROAD, AND MISER STATION ROAD.  
BETWEEN 3 AND 4 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING IS  
ALREADY OCCURRING.  
 
SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
KNOXVILLE, MARYVILLE, ALCOA, LOUISVILLE, ROCKFORD, EAGLETON  
VILLAGE, FRIENDSVILLE, CLOVER HILL, HAPPY VALLEY AND GREAT SMOKY  
MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE  
DANGERS OF FLOODING.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3584 8412 3583 8412 3584 8410 3583 8406  
3585 8405 3585 8403 3584 8402 3585 8401  
3588 8402 3582 8391 3561 8388 3557 8393  
3554 8397 3557 8406 3566 8413 3580 8417  
3580 8416 3580 8414 3585 8414  
 

 
 
DIEGAN  
 
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