Knoxville Weather Alerts

Flood Warning

The following area is affected:

  • Knox

The Flood Warning Continues For
The Cumberland River At Barbourville.
- At 12:30 Pm Friday The Stage Was 34.5 Feet.
- Flood Stage Is 27.0 Feet.
- Moderate Flooding Is Occurring And Moderate Flooding Is Forecast.
- Forecast The River Will Continue To Fall To Below Flood Stage By
After Midnight Tomorrow.
- At 34.0 Feet Flooding Threatens Homes And Businesses In
Unprotected Areas.

Flood Warning

The following areas are affected:

  • Hancock
  • Grainger

The Flood Warning Continues For
The Clinch River Near Speers Ferry Va.
- Until Saturday Morning.
- At 10:15 Am Friday The Stage Was 23.6 Feet.
- Flood Stage Is 18.0 Feet.
- Minor Flooding Is Occurring And Minor Flooding Is Forecast.
- Forecast The River Will Continue To Fall To Below Flood Stage By
After Midnight Tomorrow.
- At 24.0 Feet A Few Additional Homes Are Affected. Evacuations Are
Possible.

Flood Warning

The following area is affected:

  • Whitley

The Flood Warning Continues For
The Cumberland River At Williamsburg.
- At 12:00 Pm Friday The Stage Was 28.0 Feet.
- Flood Stage Is 21.0 Feet.
- Moderate Flooding Is Occurring And Moderate Flooding Is Forecast.
- Forecast The River Will Continue Rising To Near 28.8 Feet By
After Midnight Tomorrow. The River Will Fall Below Flood Stage
Sunday Evening.
- At 31.0 Feet Flooding Threatens Many Homes And Businesses. Roads
Begin To Flood Severing Evacuation Routes. Major Flooding Threatens
Downtown Areas.

Flood Warning

The following area is affected:

  • Claiborne

The Flood Warning Continues For
The Clinch River Above Tazewell Tn.
- Until Late Saturday Night.
- At 10:30 Am Friday The Stage Was 18.4 Feet.
- Flood Stage Is 12.0 Feet.
- Moderate Flooding Is Occurring And Moderate Flooding Is Forecast.
- Forecast The River Will Continue To Fall To Below Flood Stage By
Tomorrow Late Evening.

Areal Flood Warning

The following areas are affected:

  • Knox
  • Whitley

A Flood Warning Remains In Effect Until 500 Pm Est Friday For
Southern Laurel Knox And Whitley Counties
At 130 Pm Est Emergency Management And State Highway Garages
Continue To Report Several Roads Closed Due To High Water In The
Warned Area.
Some Locations That Will Experience Flooding Include
London Williamsburg Barbourville And Corbin.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
A Flood Warning Means That Flooding Is Imminent Or Has Been Reported.
Stream Rises Will Be Slow And Flash Flooding Is Not Expected.
However All Interested Parties Should Take Necessary Precautions
Immediately.
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.

Flood Advisory

The following area is affected:

  • Bell

The National Weather Service In Jackson Kentucky Has Issued A
- Flood Advisory For
The Cumberland River At Pineville
- Until This Evening.
- At 09 Am Friday The Stage Was 1000.0 Feet.
- Flood Stage Is 1002 Feet.
- Forecast The River Will Continue To Fall Dropping Below 995.0
Feet This Evening.

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