Knoxville Weather Alerts

Flash Flood Watch

The following areas are affected:

  • Harlan
  • Bell

Flash Flood Watch Remains In Effect Through Late Tonight
The Flash Flood Watch Continues For
- Portions Of Northeast Kentucky And Southeast Kentucky
Including The Following Areas In Northeast Kentucky
Johnson And Martin. In Southeast Kentucky Bell Breathitt
Floyd Harlan Knott Leslie Letcher Magoffin Perry
And Pike.
- Through Late Tonight
- Slow Moving Showers And Thunderstorms Are Expected To Bring
Locally Heavy Rainfall On Top Of Already Wet Ground.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
A Flash Flood Watch Means That Conditions May Develop That Lead
To Flash Flooding. Flash Flooding Is A Very Dangerous Situation.
You Should Monitor Later Forecasts And Be Prepared To Take Action
Should Flash Flood Warnings Be Issued.

Flash Flood Watch

The following areas are affected:

  • Campbell
  • Claiborne
  • Hancock
  • Hawkins
  • Morgan
  • Anderson
  • Union
  • Grainger
  • Hamblen
  • Northwest Cocke
  • Cocke Smoky Mountains
  • Northwest Greene
  • Southeast Greene
  • Roane
  • Loudon
  • Knox
  • Jefferson
  • NW Blount
  • Blount Smoky Mountains
  • North Sevier
  • Sevier Smoky Mountains
  • McMinn
  • Northwest Monroe
  • Southeast Monroe
  • Lee
  • Scott

Flash Flood Watch Remains In Effect Until 8 Pm Edt /7 Pm Cdt/
This Evening
The Flash Flood Watch Continues For
- Portions Of Southwest North Carolina East Tennessee And
Southwest Virginia Including The Following Areas In
Southwest North Carolina Cherokee And Clay. In East
Tennessee Anderson Bledsoe Blount Smoky Mountains
Bradley Campbell Claiborne Cocke Smoky Mountains East
Polk Grainger Hamblen Hamilton Hancock Hawkins
Jefferson Johnson Knox Loudon Marion Mcminn
Meigs Morgan Nw Blount North Sevier Northwest Carter
Northwest Cocke Northwest Greene Northwest Monroe
Rhea Roane Scott Tn Sequatchie Sevier Smoky
Mountains Southeast Carter Southeast Greene Southeast
Monroe Sullivan Unicoi Union Washington Tn And West
Polk. In Southwest Virginia Lee Russell Scott
Washington And Wise.
- Until 8 Pm Edt /7 Pm Cdt/ This Evening
- Abundant Moisture And A Slow Moving Upper Level Low Pressure
System System Will Produce More Additional Showers And A Few
Thunderstorms.
- Widespread Rains Locally Heavy In Some Areas May Cause Flash
Flooding Through Early This Evening.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
A Flash Flood Watch Means That Conditions Are Favorable For Heavy
Rain Which May Lead To Flooding In And Near The Watch Area. If
You Are In The Watch Area .keep An Eye Out For Rising Water Or
Water Over Roadways. Keep Informed And Be Ready For Action If
Flooding Is Observed Or If A Flood Warning Is Issued. If You
Come To A Closed Or Flooded Road Turn Around! Don't Drown!

Flash Flood Watch

The following areas are affected:

  • McCreary
  • Whitley
  • Knox

Flash Flood Watch Remains In Effect Until 8 Pm Edt This
Evening
The Flash Flood Watch Continues For
- Portions Of East Central Kentucky South Central Kentucky And
Southeast Kentucky Including The Following Areas In East
Central Kentucky Bath Elliott Estill Menifee
Montgomery Powell And Rowan. In South Central Kentucky
Laurel Mccreary Pulaski Rockcastle Wayne And Whitley.
In Southeast Kentucky Clay Jackson Knox Lee Morgan
Owsley And Wolfe.
- Until 8 Pm Edt This Evening
- Slow Moving Showers And Thunderstorms Are Expected To Bring
Locally Heavy Rainfall On Top Of Already Wet Ground.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
A Flash Flood Watch Means That Conditions May Develop That Lead
To Flash Flooding. Flash Flooding Is A Very Dangerous Situation.
You Should Monitor Later Forecasts And Be Prepared To Take Action
Should Flash Flood Warnings Be Issued.

Areal Flood Advisory

The following area is affected:

  • Greene

The National Weather Service In Morristown Has Issued A
- Flood Advisory For
Central Greene County In East Tennessee
- Until 745 Pm Edt
- At 445 Pm Edt Doppler Radar Indicated Heavy Rain Due To
Thunderstorms. This Will Cause Minor Flooding In The Advisory
Area. Up To Two Inches Of Rain Have Already Fallen With Some
Additional Heavy Rainfall Possible This Afternoon And Evening.
- Some Locations That Will Experience Flooding Include
Greeneville Tusculum Mosheim And Camp Creek.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
Most Flood Deaths Occur In Automobiles. Never Drive Your Vehicle Into
Areas Where The Water Covers The Roadway. Flood Waters Are Usually
Deeper Than They Appear. Just One Foot Of Flowing Water Is Powerful
Enough To Sweep Vehicles Off The Road. When Encountering Flooded
Roads Make The Smart Choice Turn Around Dont Drown.
In Hilly Terrain There Are Hundreds Of Low Water Crossings Which Are
Potentially Dangerous In Heavy Rain. Do Not Attempt To Travel Across
Flooded Roads. Find Alternate Routes. It Takes Only A Few Inches Of
Swiftly Flowing Water To Carry Vehicles Away.

Areal Flood Advisory

The following area is affected:

  • McMinn

The Urban And Small Stream Flood Advisory Remains In Effect Until
600 Pm Edt/500 Pm Cdt/ For Rhea Central Mcminn Northeastern
Bledsoe And Meigs Counties
At 456 Pm Edt /356 Pm Cdt/ Doppler Radar Indicated Heavy Rain Has
Fallen Due To Thunderstorms. This Will Cause Urban And Small Stream
Flooding In The Advisory Area.
Some Locations That Will Experience Flooding Include
Athens Dayton Decatur Spring City Graysville Niota
Peakland Big Spring Ten Mile Stinging Fork Falls S.p .
Grandview Murray Store Piney Falls S.p .hillsview
Evensville Clear Water Old Washington Melvine And Riceville.
Light Rainfall Is Expected Over The Area Over The Next Hour As The
Precipitation Tapers Off But Runoff Issues And Any Urban And Small
Stream Flooding Will Also Continue Late This Afternoon.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
Most Flood Deaths Occur In Automobiles. Never Drive Your Vehicle Into
Areas Where The Water Covers The Roadway. Flood Waters Are Usually
Deeper Than They Appear. Just One Foot Of Flowing Water Is Powerful
Enough To Sweep Vehicles Off The Road. When Encountering Flooded
Roads Make The Smart Choice Turn Around Dont Drown.
To Report Flooding Have The Nearest Law Enforcement Agency Relay
Your Report To The National Weather Service Forecast Office.

Areal Flood Advisory

The following areas are affected:

  • Loudon
  • Monroe
  • Roane

The National Weather Service In Morristown Has Issued A
- Flood Advisory For
Northeastern Mcminn County In East Tennessee
Northeastern Meigs County In East Tennessee
Roane County In East Tennessee
Southwestern Loudon County In East Tennessee
Northwestern Monroe County In East Tennessee
- Until 545 Pm Edt
- At 345 Pm Edt Doppler Radar Indicated Heavy Rain Due To
Thunderstorms. This Will Cause Minor Flooding In The Advisory Area.
- Some Locations That Will Experience Flooding Include
Kingston Sweetwater Rockwood Loudon Midtown Fairview
Harriman Niota Philadelphia Eagle Furnace And Paint Rock.
Recent Rainfall Over The Past Several Days Has Caused The Ground To
Become Saturated. Additional Rainfall Of 1 To 2 Inches Is Possible
Over The Next Few Hours. This Additional Rain Will Make Minor
Flooding.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
Most Flood Deaths Occur In Automobiles. Never Drive Your Vehicle Into
Areas Where The Water Covers The Roadway. Flood Waters Are Usually
Deeper Than They Appear. Just One Foot Of Flowing Water Is Powerful
Enough To Sweep Vehicles Off The Road. When Encountering Flooded
Roads Make The Smart Choice Turn Around Dont Drown.
To Report Flooding Have The Nearest Law Enforcement Agency Relay
Your Report To The National Weather Service Forecast Office.

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