Flood Statement
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WGUS84 KMRX 201926
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN, TENNESSEE
326 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers ...

Pigeon River At Newport TN affecting Cocke County

The Pigeon River at Newport has fallen below flood stage therefore
the flood warning has been cancelled.  However...the river remains
above action stage and will continue to have minor flooding possible
across low lying areas.  River levels will continue to fall and
should drop below the 6 foot action stage this evening.



PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Most deaths in floods occur in automobiles. If you come to a closed
or flooded road, Turn Around! Don`t Drown! For more details, stay
tuned to NOAA Weather Radio or commercial television or radio
stations that carry weather information.

&&

TNC029-201956-
/O.CAN.KMRX.FL.W.0007.000000T0000Z-150420T2024Z/
/NEPT1.1.ER.150420T1028Z.150420T1100Z.150420T1115Z.NO/
326 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Pigeon River At Newport TN.
* At 3:00 PM Monday the stage was 6.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to remain below flood stage.
* At 8.0 feet...Minor flooding occurs downstream from gage on Highway
  25/70 and in the community of Edwina. Jimtown Road may be affected.

&&

LAT...LON 3600 8321 3597 8317 3578 8310 3580 8319

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