Brasstown, NC (28902)

12:49 PM EDT on April 23, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Elevation 1780 | | Change Station

Elev 1780 ft 35.02 °N, 83.97 °W | Updated 13 minutes ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
58.9 °F
Feels Like 58.9 °F
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2.0
Wind Variable Wind from NNW
Gusts 6.0 mph

Today
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Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.81 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 2300 ft
Overcast 2700 ft
Dew Point 53 °F
Humidity 80%
Rainfall 0.43 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:53 AM 8:15 PM
Waning Crescent, 11% visible
METAR KRHP 231630Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM -RA BKN023 OVC027 15/15 A2981 RMK AO2 P0001 T01520152
Pressure 29.81 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 2300 ft
Overcast 2700 ft
Dew Point 53 °F
Humidity 80%
Rainfall 0.43 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:53 AM 8:15 PM
Waning Crescent, 11% visible
METAR KRHP 231630Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM -RA BKN023 OVC027 15/15 A2981 RMK AO2 P0001 T01520152

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Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 12:42 PM EDT Apr. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Cherokee County in southwestern North Carolina...
Clay County in southwestern North Carolina...
Loudon County in eastern Tennessee...
Monroe County in eastern Tennessee...
Roane County in eastern Tennessee...

* until 645 PM EDT Sunday

* at 1240 PM EDT, emergency management reported flooding in many
locations across the warning area. Some secondary roads have been
closed due to flooding and small creeks and streams are out of
their banks. Between 1 to 3 inches of rain has fallen over the
last 24 hours, with localized amounts up to 4 inches. An
additional 1 to 2 inches is possible over the next 6 hours.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Oak Ridge, Lenoir City, Kingston, Sweetwater, Rockwood, Loudon,
Madisonville, Andrews, Murphy, Hayesville, Farragut, Fairview,
Oliver Springs, Midtown, Nantahala Lake, Harriman, Vonore,
Greenback, Friendsville and Tellico Plains.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate Route.


Lat... Lon 3499 8432 3521 8429 3529 8449 3534 8440
      3562 8454 3562 8452 3582 8478 3593 8465
      3605 8435 3581 8417 3565 8413 3560 8418
      3549 8394 3541 8402 3524 8401 3522 8396
      3526 8371 3515 8373 3516 8365 3499 8349


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Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 9:15 AM EDT Apr. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... The urban and small stream flood advisory remains in effect until
300 PM EDT for Cherokee... Clay... Loudon... Monroe and Roane
counties...

At 914 am EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that will cause
urban and small stream flooding in the advisory area. Between 2 to 3
inches of rain has fallen over the last 24 hours, with localized
amounts up to 4 inches. An additional 1 to 2 inches is possible over
the next 6 hours.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Oak Ridge, Lenoir City, Kingston, Sweetwater, Rockwood, Loudon,
Madisonville, Andrews, Murphy, Hayesville, Farragut, Fairview, Oliver
Springs, Midtown, Nantahala Lake, Harriman, Vonore, Greenback,
Friendsville and Tellico Plains.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate Route.


Lat... Lon 3499 8432 3521 8429 3529 8449 3534 8440
      3562 8454 3562 8452 3582 8478 3593 8465
      3605 8435 3581 8417 3566 8413 3560 8418
      3549 8394 3541 8402 3524 8401 3522 8396
      3526 8371 3515 8373 3516 8365 3499 8349


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411 am EDT sun Apr 23 2017 /311 am CDT sun Apr 23 2017/

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through this evening...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of southwest North Carolina and east Tennessee,
including the following areas, in southwest North Carolina,
Cherokee and Clay. In east Tennessee, Anderson, Bledsoe,
Blount Smoky Mountains, Bradley, Campbell, Claiborne, east
Polk, Grainger, Hamilton, Knox, Loudon, Marion, McMinn, Meigs,
Morgan, NW Blount, northwest Monroe, Rhea, Roane, Scott TN,
Sequatchie, southeast Monroe, Union, and west Polk.

* Through this evening

* additional one to two inches of rainfall will be common across
much of the area through today with localized amounts in excess
of 3 inches possible.

* The persistent rainfall will fall on already saturated ground
across much of the area. The additional heavy rains could lead
to flooding of roadways, poor drainage areas, low lying areas
and small rivers and streams across the region.

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 quick
action if flooding is observed or a Flash Flood Warning is
issued. If you come to a closed or flooded Road... turn around!
Don't drown!