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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN  
149 PM EDT THU SEP 27 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MORRISTOWN HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
SOUTH CENTRAL RHEA COUNTY IN EAST TENNESSEE...  
NORTHWESTERN BRADLEY COUNTY IN EAST TENNESSEE...  
SOUTHWESTERN MEIGS COUNTY IN EAST TENNESSEE...  
WEST CENTRAL MCMINN COUNTY IN EAST TENNESSEE...  
NORTHEASTERN HAMILTON COUNTY IN EAST TENNESSEE...  
 
* UNTIL 645 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 148 PM EDT, TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS REPORTED HEAVY RAIN ACROSS  
THE WARNED AREA. SEVERAL INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN. FLASH  
FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
CHATTANOOGA, CLEVELAND, DAYTON, SODDY-DAISY, LAKESITE, HARRISON,  
HILLSVIEW, HOPEWELL, HARRISON BAY STATE PARK, BIG SPRING, MIDDLE  
VALLEY, BIRCHWOOD, SHADY GROVE, SALE CREEK, FALLING WATER AND  
MOWBRAY MOUNTAIN.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
KEEP CHILDREN AWAY FROM STORM DRAINS, CULVERTS, CREEKS AND STREAMS.  
WATER LEVELS CAN RISE RAPIDLY AND SWEEP CHILDREN AWAY.  
 
IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE  
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS FLOODED  
ROADS. FIND AN ALTERNATE ROUTE.  
 
PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHEN YOU  
CAN DO SO SAFELY.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3550 8470 3515 8488 3515 8529 3551 8500  
 

 
 
MOULTON  
 
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