Knoxville Weather Alerts

Flash Flood Watch

The following areas are affected:

  • McCreary
  • Whitley
  • Harlan
  • Bell

FLEMING-MONTGOMERY-BATH-ROWAN-ESTILL-POWELL-MENIFEE-ROCKCASTLE-
JACKSON-PULASKI-LAUREL-WAYNE-MCCREARY-WHITLEY-KNOX-BELL-HARLAN-
ELLIOTT-MORGAN-JOHNSON-WOLFE-MAGOFFIN-FLOYD-LEE-BREATHITT-KNOTT-
OWSLEY-PERRY-CLAY-LESLIE-LETCHER-MARTIN-PIKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLEMINGSBURG...CAMARGO...
JEFFERSONVILLE...MOUNT STERLING...OWINGSVILLE...MOREHEAD...
IRVINE...RAVENNA...CLAY CITY...STANTON...FRENCHBURG...BROADHEAD...
MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE...ANNVILLE...BURNSIDE...SOMERSET...LONDON...
MONTICELLO...STEARNS...WHITLEY CITY...CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...
BARBOURVILLE...MIDDLESBORO...PINEVILLE...CUMBERLAND...HARLAN...
SANDY HOOK...WEST LIBERTY...PAINSVILLE...CAMPTON...SALYERSVILLE...
PRESTONSBURG...WHEELWRIGHT...BEATTYVILLE...JACKSON...HINDMAN...
PIPPA PASSES...BOONEVILLE...HAZARD...MANCHESTER...HYDEN...
JENKINS...WHITESBURG...INEZ...COAL RUN...ELKHORN CITY...
PIKEVILLE...SOUTH WILLIAMSON
1218 PM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

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.

* THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING

* REPEATED ROUNDS OF THUNDERSTORMS WITH TORRENTIAL DOWNPOURS ARE
EXPECTED AS A VERY MOIST AIRMASS REMAINS IN PLACE ACROSS THE
AREA. THIS WILL BRING A THREAT FOR HEAVY RAINFALL...WHICH COULD
RESULT IN LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING.

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.

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Flash Flood Watch

The following area is affected:

  • Fentress

STEWART-MONTGOMERY-ROBERTSON-SUMNER-MACON-CLAY-PICKETT-HOUSTON-
HUMPHREYS-DICKSON-CHEATHAM-DAVIDSON-WILSON-TROUSDALE-SMITH-
JACKSON-PUTNAM-OVERTON-FENTRESS-PERRY-HICKMAN-LEWIS-WILLIAMSON-
MAURY-RUTHERFORD-CANNON-DE KALB-WAYNE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DOVER...CLARKSVILLE...SPRINGFIELD...
GALLATIN...LAFAYETTE...CELINA...BYRDSTOWN...ERIN...WAVERLY...
DICKSON...ASHLAND CITY...NASHVILLE...LEBANON...MOUNT JULIET...
HARTSVILLE...CARTHAGE...GAINESBORO...COOKEVILLE...LIVINGSTON...
JAMESTOWN...LOBELVILLE...CENTERVILLE...HOHENWALD...FRANKLIN...
BRENTWOOD...COLUMBIA...MURFREESBORO...WOODBURY...SMITHVILLE...
WAYNESBORO
723 AM CDT THU JUL 28 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF MIDDLE TENNESSEE...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
AREAS...CANNON...CHEATHAM...CLAY...DAVIDSON...DE KALB...
DICKSON...FENTRESS...HICKMAN...HOUSTON...HUMPHREYS...JACKSON...
LEWIS...MACON...MAURY...MONTGOMERY...OVERTON...PERRY...
PICKETT...PUTNAM...ROBERTSON...RUTHERFORD...SMITH...STEWART...
SUMNER...TROUSDALE...WAYNE...WILLIAMSON AND WILSON.

* THROUGH LATE TONIGHT

* WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED LATE TONIGHT
THROUGH THURSDAY WILL LEAD TO LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL OF 2 TO 4
INCHES WITH HIGHER AMOUNTS. INTENSE RAINFALL RATES MAY LEAD TO
SEVERAL INCHES OF RAIN IN A SHORT AMOUNT OF TIME.

* FLASH FLOODING IS POSSIBLE WITH THE HEAVIEST DOWNPOURS...
LEADING TO QUICK FLOODING OF ROADS...POOR DRAINAGE AREAS...AND
OTHER LOW LYING LOCATIONS.

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.

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