699  
WGUS74 KOHX 070259  
FFSOHX  
 
FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NASHVILLE TN  
959 PM CDT WED OCT 6 2021  
 
TNC035-049-133-137-141-185-070500-  
/O.CON.KOHX.FF.W.0072.000000T0000Z-211007T0500Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
CUMBERLAND TN-FENTRESS TN-OVERTON TN-PICKETT TN-PUTNAM TN-WHITE TN-  
959 PM CDT WED OCT 6 2021  
 
...FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT TONIGHT  
FOR CUMBERLAND, FENTRESS, OVERTON, PICKETT, SOUTHEASTERN PUTNAM AND  
EASTERN WHITE COUNTIES...  
 
AT 959 PM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY  
RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. BETWEEN 1 AND 3 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. THE HEAVY RAINFALL THAT PROMPTED THE WARNING WILL MOVE OUT  
OF THE AREA THROUGH MIDNIGHT.  
 
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...  
CROSSVILLE, LIVINGSTON, JAMESTOWN, BYRDSTOWN, MONTEREY, ALLARDT,  
PLEASANT HILL, CRAWFORD, CLARKRANGE, GRIMSLEY, SLATE SPRINGS,  
RICKMAN, CUMBERLAND MOUNTAIN STATE PARK, LAKE TANSI, PALL MALL,  
VIRGIN FALLS STATE NATURAL AREA, INDIAN ROCK LAKE AND PICKETT  
STATE 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.  
 
BE AWARE OF YOUR SURROUNDINGS AND DO NOT DRIVE ON FLOODED ROADS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3611 8543 3652 8530 3662 8509 3660 8479  
3658 8477 3640 8466 3638 8472 3635 8473  
3633 8479 3630 8480 3629 8488 3615 8493  
3615 8491 3576 8498 3578 8527 3581 8528  
3582 8526 3580 8538  
 
FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED  
 

 
 
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