559  
WGUS84 KMRX 230432  
FLSMRX  
 
FLOOD ADVISORY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN  
1132 PM EST THU FEB 22 2024  
 
TNC001-013-025-057-059-063-067-073-089-093-129-145-151-173-230730-  
/O.NEW.KMRX.FA.Y.0012.240223T0432Z-240223T0730Z/  
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
ANDERSON TN-CAMPBELL TN-CLAIBORNE TN-GRAINGER TN-GREENE TN-  
HAMBLEN TN-HANCOCK TN-HAWKINS TN-JEFFERSON TN-KNOX TN-MORGAN TN-  
ROANE TN-SCOTT TN-UNION TN-  
1132 PM EST THU FEB 22 2024  
   
..FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 230 AM EST FRIDAY
 
 
* WHAT...FLOODING CAUSED BY EXCESSIVE RAINFALL IS EXPECTED.  
 
* WHERE...A PORTION OF EAST TENNESSEE, INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING  
COUNTIES, ANDERSON, CAMPBELL, CLAIBORNE, GRAINGER, GREENE,  
HAMBLEN, HANCOCK, HAWKINS, JEFFERSON, KNOX, MORGAN, ROANE, SCOTT  
AND UNION.  
 
* WHEN...UNTIL 230 AM EST.  
 
* IMPACTS...MINOR FLOODING IN LOW-LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...  
- AT 1132 PM EST, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO  
THUNDERSTORMS. MINOR FLOODING IS ONGOING OR EXPECTED TO BEGIN  
SHORTLY IN THE ADVISORY AREA. BETWEEN 1 AND 2 INCHES OF RAIN  
HAVE FALLEN.  
- SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
KNOXVILLE, OAK RIDGE, MORRISTOWN, CLINTON, JEFFERSON CITY, LA  
FOLLETTE, ROGERSVILLE, MAYNARDVILLE, SNEEDVILLE, RUTLEDGE,  
WARTBURG, OLIVER SPRINGS, NEW TAZEWELL, BEAN STATION,  
TAZEWELL, PLAINVIEW, JACKSBORO, NEW MARKET, HUNTSVILLE AND  
HELENWOOD.  
- HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SAFETY/FLOOD  
 
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 3640 8466 3641 8466 3641 8467 3657 8286  
3621 8304 3593 8469 3599 8472 3606 8479  
3609 8480 3608 8483 3614 8487 3616 8491  
3621 8491 3624 8488 3628 8488 3630 8479  
3633 8477 3634 8474 3638 8472 3637 8471  
 

 
 
DGS  
 
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