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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 9:28 PM EDT May. 27, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a

* flood advisory for...
southwestern Rhea County in east Tennessee...
Sequatchie County in east Tennessee...
southwestern Bledsoe County in east Tennessee...
north central Hamilton County in east Tennessee...

* until 1230 am EDT/1130 PM CDT/.

* At 926 PM EDT/826 PM CDT/, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due
to thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory
area. Up to two inches of rain have already fallen. Additional
rainfall up to two inches is possible.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Dayton, Dunlap, Graysville, Evensville, Cartwright, palio, Brayton,
Cagle, Sale Creek and Flat Top Mountain.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.


Lat... Lon 3534 8554 3536 8551 3541 8549 3541 8551
      3542 8551 3543 8554 3549 8554 3565 8495
      3545 8491 3544 8495 3547 8498 3546 8499
      3544 8498 3542 8500 3526 8545 3527 8549
      3531 8556


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Special Statement
Issued: 9:15 PM EDT May. 27, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Significant weather advisory for southwestern Rhea... central
Sequatchie... southwestern Bledsoe and north central Hamilton counties
until 1000 PM EDT/900 PM CDT/...

At 914 PM EDT/814 PM CDT/, Doppler radar was tracking a strong
thunderstorm near Dayton, moving west at 15 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Dayton, Dunlap, Graysville, palio, Brayton, Cagle, Sale Creek and
Flat Top Mountain.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.


Lat... Lon 3525 8540 3551 8551 3560 8501 3545 8496
      3547 8497 3546 8499 3544 8498
time... Mot... loc 0114z 071deg 19kt 3550 8507


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915 PM EDT sun may 27 2018

... Significant weather advisory for southwestern Rhea... central
Sequatchie... southwestern Bledsoe and north central Hamilton counties
until 1000 PM EDT/900 PM CDT/...

At 914 PM EDT/814 PM CDT/, Doppler radar was tracking a strong
thunderstorm near Dayton, moving west at 15 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Dayton, Dunlap, Graysville, palio, Brayton, Cagle, Sale Creek and
Flat Top Mountain.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.


Lat... Lon 3525 8540 3551 8551 3560 8501 3545 8496
      3547 8497 3546 8499 3544 8498
time... Mot... loc 0114z 071deg 19kt 3550 8507


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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 9:28 PM EDT May. 27, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a

* flood advisory for...
southwestern Rhea County in east Tennessee...
Sequatchie County in east Tennessee...
southwestern Bledsoe County in east Tennessee...
north central Hamilton County in east Tennessee...

* until 1230 am EDT/1130 PM CDT/.

* At 926 PM EDT/826 PM CDT/, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due
to thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory
area. Up to two inches of rain have already fallen. Additional
rainfall up to two inches is possible.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Dayton, Dunlap, Graysville, Evensville, Cartwright, palio, Brayton,
Cagle, Sale Creek and Flat Top Mountain.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.


Lat... Lon 3534 8554 3536 8551 3541 8549 3541 8551
      3542 8551 3543 8554 3549 8554 3565 8495
      3545 8491 3544 8495 3547 8498 3546 8499
      3544 8498 3542 8500 3526 8545 3527 8549
      3531 8556


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