Knoxville Weather Alerts

Flash Flood Watch

The following areas are affected:

  • Harlan
  • Bell
  • McCreary
  • Whitley
  • Knox

Flash Flood Watch Remains In Effect Until 8 Am Edt Saturday
The Flash Flood Watch Continues For
- Portions Of East Central Kentucky Northeast Kentucky South
Central Kentucky And Southeast Kentucky Including The
Following Areas In East Central Kentucky Bath Elliott
Estill Fleming Menifee Montgomery Powell And Rowan. In
Northeast Kentucky Johnson And Martin. In South Central
Kentucky Laurel Mccreary Pulaski Rockcastle Wayne
And Whitley. In Southeast Kentucky Bell Breathitt Clay
Floyd Harlan Jackson Knott Knox Lee Leslie
Letcher Magoffin Morgan Owsley Perry Pike And Wolfe.
- Until 8 Am Edt Saturday
- Showers And Thunderstorms Will Affect Much Of The Area Through
The Night. The High Moisture Over The Region Will Likely Result
In Times Of Torrential Downpours. This Rainfall In Conjunction
With The Heavy Rains Of The Past Couple Of Days May Lead To
Localized Flash Flooding.
- Localized Rainfall In Excess Of 2 Inches May Occur.
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 Through Saturday 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.
- Through Saturday Evening
- Abundant Moisture And A Series Of Upper Level Disturbances
Will Produce Several Rounds Of Showers And Isolated
Thunderstorms.
- Widespread Moderate To Heavy Rains Locally Heavy At Times May
Cause Flash Flooding Through Saturday.
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:

  • Fentress
  • Cumberland

Flash Flood Watch Remains In Effect Through Saturday Evening
The Flash Flood Watch Continues For
- A Portion Of Middle Tennessee Including The Following
Areas Bedford Cannon Clay Coffee Cumberland
Davidson De Kalb Fentress Grundy Jackson Macon
Overton Pickett Putnam Robertson Rutherford Smith
Sumner Trousdale Van Buren Warren White And Wilson.
- Through Saturday Evening
- Saturated Grounds Will Produce Rapid Run Off With Any Additional
Heavy Rains Along With The Potential For Flash
Flooding Through Saturday.
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 areas are affected:

  • McMinn
  • Monroe

The National Weather Service In Morristown Has Issued A
- Urban And Small Stream Flood Advisory For
Polk County In East Tennessee
Bradley County In East Tennessee
Sequatchie County In East Tennessee
Rhea County In East Tennessee
Mcminn County In East Tennessee
Bledsoe County In East Tennessee
Meigs County In East Tennessee
Hamilton County In East Tennessee
Monroe County In East Tennessee
- Until 600 Am Edt/500 Am Cdt/
- At 252 Am Edt /152 Am Cdt/ Doppler Radar Indicated Heavy Rain
That May Cause Some Urban And Small Stream Flooding In The
Advisory Area. Up To One Inch Of Rain Has Already Fallen During
The Past Hour On Already Saturated Ground In This Area.
- Some Locations That Will Experience Flooding Include
Chattanooga Cleveland Athens Dayton Dunlap
Madisonville Pikeville Decatur Benton Soddy-daisy Signal
Mountain Etowah Walden Lakesite Charleston Harrison
South Cleveland East Cleveland Fairmount And Wildwood Lake.
Additional Rainfall Of One Half Inch Or More Is Possible During The
Next Couple Of Hours Across The Area. This Additional Rain Will
Be Enough To Cause Some 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.
Excessive Runoff From Heavy Rainfall Will Cause Flooding Of Small
Creeks And Streams As Well As Farm And Country Roads. Do Not
Attempt To Travel Across Flooded Roads. Find Alternate Routes.

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