Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN, TENNESSEE
722 AM EDT MON APR 20 2015

...The National Weather Service in Morristown, Tn has issued a Flood
Warning for the following rivers ...

  Pigeon River At Newport TN affecting Cocke County

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.

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722 AM EDT MON APR 20 2015

The National Weather Service in Morristown, Tn has issued a
* Flood Warning for
  The Pigeon River At Newport TN.
* From this morning until this afternoon.
* At 07:00 AM Monday the stage was 8.2 feet and rising.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Recent activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at
  07:00 AM Monday was 8.2 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 9.0 feet by this
  morning...but is then expected to begin falling. The river will
  fall below flood stage by late this morning.
* 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.

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

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