Knoxville, TN

11:44 PM EDT on April 23, 2017 (GMT -0400)
South Hills | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Watch Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 938 ft 35.93 °N, 83.93 °W | Updated 4 seconds ago

Overcast
Overcast
55.8 °F
Feels Like 55.8 °F
N
3.4
Wind Variable Wind from ESE
Gusts 4.9 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.80 in
Visibility 4.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 700 ft
Overcast 4900 ft
Dew Point 45 °F
Humidity 66%
Rainfall 1.87 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:52 AM 8:16 PM
Waning Crescent, 8% visible
METAR KTYS 240253Z 02010KT 4SM -RA BR BKN007 OVC049 12/11 A2981 RMK AO2 SLP089 P0000 60000 T01220111 53007
Pressure 29.80 in
Visibility 4.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 700 ft
Overcast 4900 ft
Dew Point 45 °F
Humidity 66%
Rainfall 1.87 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:52 AM 8:16 PM
Waning Crescent, 8% visible
METAR KTYS 240253Z 02010KT 4SM -RA BR BKN007 OVC049 12/11 A2981 RMK AO2 SLP089 P0000 60000 T01220111 53007

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Watches & Warnings

Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 6:31 PM EDT Apr. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Claiborne County in eastern Tennessee...
Knox County in eastern Tennessee...
Cocke County in eastern Tennessee...
Scott County in eastern Tennessee...
Union County in eastern Tennessee...
Washington County in eastern Tennessee...
Morgan County in eastern Tennessee...
Hawkins County in eastern Tennessee...
Anderson County in eastern Tennessee...
Jefferson County in eastern Tennessee...
Campbell County in eastern Tennessee...
Greene County in eastern Tennessee...
Grainger County in eastern Tennessee...
Sevier County in eastern Tennessee...
Unicoi County in eastern Tennessee...
Sullivan County in eastern Tennessee...
Blount County in eastern Tennessee...
Hancock County in eastern Tennessee...
Carter County in eastern Tennessee...
Johnson County in eastern Tennessee...
Hamblen County in eastern Tennessee...
Russell County in southwestern Virginia...
Lee County in southwestern Virginia...
the city of Bristol in southwestern Virginia...
Washington County in southwestern Virginia...
Wise County in southwestern Virginia...
the city of Norton in southwestern Virginia...
Scott County in southwestern Virginia...

* until 630 am EDT Monday

* at 629 PM EDT, multiple reports of flooding continue to come in
for the warned area. Several issues on area roadways continue from
the recent heavy rainfall. Three to six inches of rain have
already fallen. Rainfall is beginning to decrease but the local
creeks and streams will remain elevated across the warned area

* some locations that will experience flooding include...
Knoxville, Johnson City, Kingsport, Oak Ridge, Morristown,
Maryville, Bristol TN, Bristol VA, Greeneville, Sevierville,
Elizabethton, Clinton, Lenoir City, Alcoa, Abingdon, Jefferson
City, La Follette, Newport, Erwin and Rogersville.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


Lat... Lon 3634 8171 3631 8190 3612 8203 3612 8235
      3595 8256 3607 8264 3577 8299 3546 8395
      3560 8418 3605 8434 3591 8468 3620 8491
      3640 8466 3660 8478 3658 8369 3674 8314
      3720 8255 3696 8236 3714 8190 3664 8161


05/MA


Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 5:38 PM CDT Apr. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through Monday morning...

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 Monday morning

* 2 to 4 inches of rainfall will be common across much of the
area through this evening with localized amounts in excess of
5 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!