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Flash Flood Watch

Areas Affected: Anderson; Blount Smoky Mountains; Campbell; Claiborne; Cocke Smoky Mountains; Grainger; Hamblen; Hancock; Hawkins; Jefferson; Johnson; Knox; Loudon; Morgan; NW Blount; North Sevier; Northwest Carter; Northwest Cocke; Northwest Greene; Roane; Scott; Sevier Smoky Mountains; Southeast Carter; Southeast Greene; Sullivan; Unicoi; Union; Washington

NWS Knoxville (Eastern Tennessee)

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of east Tennessee and southwest Virginia, including the following areas, in east Tennessee, Anderson, Blount Smoky Mountains, Campbell, Claiborne, Cocke Smoky Mountains, Grainger, Hamblen, Hancock, Hawkins, Jefferson, Johnson, Knox, Loudon, Morgan, North Sevier, Northwest Blount, Northwest Carter, Northwest Cocke, Northwest Greene, Roane, Scott, Sevier Smoky Mountains, Southeast Carter, Southeast Greene, Sullivan, Unicoi, Union, and Washington. In southwest Virginia, Lee, Russell, Scott, Washington, and Wise.

* From 8 AM EDT this morning through late tonight

* Widespread showers and thunderstorms will affect eastern Tennessee and southwest Virginia today and tonight. Rainfall amounts of 2 to 3 inches are expected through late tonight, with some isolated higher amounts possible.

* Rapid rises on creeks, streams, and small rivers may occur and cause them to overflow their banks.

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!


Flash Flood Watch

Areas Affected: Barbour; Braxton; Cabell; Calhoun; Clay; Doddridge; Gilmer; Harrison; Jackson; Kanawha; Lewis; Lincoln; Mason; Pleasants; Putnam; Ritchie; Roane; Taylor; Tyler; Upshur; Wayne; Wirt; Wood

NWS Charleston (West Virginia)

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING... The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of northeast Kentucky and West Virginia, including the following areas, in northeast Kentucky, Lawrence KY. In West Virginia, Barbour, Braxton, Cabell, Calhoun, Clay, Doddridge, Gilmer, Harrison, Jackson WV, Kanawha, Lewis, Lincoln, Mason, Pleasants, Putnam, Ritchie, Roane, Taylor, Tyler, Upshur, Wayne, Wirt, and Wood.

* Through this evening

* Rounds of showers and thunderstorms are expected today with high rainfall rates. Training storms are possible. Previous rainfall over the past 24 hours has made some locations in the watch area sensitive to additional rainfall.

* Flooding of urban and poor drainage areas will be possible. In addition, flooding of small creeks and streams could occur People residing near creeks and streams should monitor the forecast and be prepared to take immediate action if flooding occurs.

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 action should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.


Flash Flood Watch

Areas Affected: Bell; Clay; Floyd; Harlan; Knott; Knox; Leslie; Letcher; Martin; McCreary; Perry; Pike; Whitley

NWS Jackson (Eastern Kentucky)

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of northeast Kentucky, south central Kentucky, and southeast Kentucky, including the following areas, in northeast Kentucky, Martin. In south central Kentucky, McCreary and Whitley. In southeast Kentucky, Bell, Clay, Floyd, Harlan, Knott, Knox, Leslie, Letcher, Perry, and Pike.

* Through late tonight.

* Several rounds of thunderstorms are expected through late tonight. Thunderstorms will contain very heavy rain which will fall in a short amount of time and onto ground which is already saturated from previous rains. This will cause an excess amount of runoff.

* Flash flooding will be possible. In addition, mudslides could occur in steep terrain.

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 action should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.


Flash Flood Watch

Areas Affected: Boone; Logan; McDowell; Mingo; Northwest Fayette; Northwest Nicholas; Northwest Pocahontas; Northwest Raleigh; Northwest Randolph; Northwest Webster; Southeast Fayette; Southeast Nicholas; Southeast Pocahontas; Southeast Raleigh; Southeast Randolph; Southeast Webster; Wyoming

NWS Charleston (West Virginia)

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of southwest Virginia and West Virginia, including the following areas, in southwest Virginia, Buchanan and Dickenson. In West Virginia, Boone, Logan, McDowell, Mingo, Northwest Fayette, Northwest Nicholas, Northwest Pocahontas, Northwest Raleigh, Northwest Randolph, Northwest Webster, Southeast Fayette, Southeast Nicholas, Southeast Pocahontas, Southeast Raleigh, Southeast Randolph, Southeast Webster, and Wyoming.

* Through late tonight

* Rounds of showers and thunderstorms are expected today with high rainfall rates. Training storms are possible. Previous rainfall over the past 24 hours has made some locations in the watch area sensitive to additional rainfall.

* Flooding of urban and poor drainage areas will be possible. In addition, flooding of small creeks and streams could occur People residing near creeks and streams should monitor the forecast and be prepared to take immediate action if flooding occurs.

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 action should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.


Flash Flood Watch

Areas Affected: Breathitt; Estill; Jackson; Johnson; Laurel; Lee; Magoffin; Menifee; Montgomery; Morgan; Owsley; Powell; Pulaski; Rockcastle; Wayne; Wolfe

NWS Jackson (Eastern Kentucky)

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING... The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of east central Kentucky, northeast Kentucky, south central Kentucky, and southeast Kentucky, including the following areas, in east central Kentucky, Estill, Menifee, Montgomery, and Powell. In northeast Kentucky, Johnson. In south central Kentucky, Laurel, Pulaski, Rockcastle, and Wayne. In southeast Kentucky, Breathitt, Jackson, Lee, Magoffin, Morgan, Owsley, and Wolfe.

* Through this evening.

* Several rounds of thunderstorms are expected through this evening. Thunderstorms will contain very heavy rain which will fall in a short amount of time and onto ground which is already saturated from previous rains. This will cause an excess amount of runoff.

* Flash flooding will be possible. In addition, mudslides could occur in steep terrain.

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 action should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.


Flash Flood Watch

Areas Affected: Buchanan; Dickenson

NWS Charleston (West Virginia)

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of southwest Virginia and West Virginia, including the following areas, in southwest Virginia, Buchanan and Dickenson. In West Virginia, Boone, Logan, McDowell, Mingo, Northwest Fayette, Northwest Nicholas, Northwest Pocahontas, Northwest Raleigh, Northwest Randolph, Northwest Webster, Southeast Fayette, Southeast Nicholas, Southeast Pocahontas, Southeast Raleigh, Southeast Randolph, Southeast Webster, and Wyoming.

* Through late tonight

* Rounds of showers and thunderstorms are expected today with high rainfall rates. Training storms are possible. Previous rainfall over the past 24 hours has made some locations in the watch area sensitive to additional rainfall.

* Flooding of urban and poor drainage areas will be possible. In addition, flooding of small creeks and streams could occur People residing near creeks and streams should monitor the forecast and be prepared to take immediate action if flooding occurs.

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 action should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.


Flood Advisory

Areas Affected: Floyd; Johnson; Martin

NWS Jackson (Eastern Kentucky)

The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a

* Flood Advisory for... Martin County in northeastern Kentucky... Southeastern Johnson County in northeastern Kentucky... Northwestern Floyd County in southeastern Kentucky...

* Until 1045 AM EDT.

* At 750 AM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area. Up to one inch of rain has already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include... Prestonsburg, Warfield, Beauty, Pilgrim, Oaklawn Estates, East Point, Coalpoint, Davella, Dobson, Prince, Delong and McClure.

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles.


Flood Advisory

Areas Affected: Laurel; Pulaski; Rockcastle

NWS Jackson (Eastern Kentucky)

The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a

* Flood Advisory for... Northwestern Laurel County in south central Kentucky... Central Pulaski County in south central Kentucky... Southern Rockcastle County in south central Kentucky...

* Until 1000 AM EDT.

* At 656 AM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area. Up to one inch of rain has already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include... Somerset, Science Hill, Cains Store, Stab, Bobtown, Wood Creek Lake, Nancy, Pointer, Pongo, Woodstock, Lamero and Hansford.

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles.


Flash Flood Watch

Areas Affected: Lawrence

NWS Charleston (West Virginia)

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING... The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of northeast Kentucky and West Virginia, including the following areas, in northeast Kentucky, Lawrence KY. In West Virginia, Barbour, Braxton, Cabell, Calhoun, Clay, Doddridge, Gilmer, Harrison, Jackson WV, Kanawha, Lewis, Lincoln, Mason, Pleasants, Putnam, Ritchie, Roane, Taylor, Tyler, Upshur, Wayne, Wirt, and Wood.

* Through this evening

* Rounds of showers and thunderstorms are expected today with high rainfall rates. Training storms are possible. Previous rainfall over the past 24 hours has made some locations in the watch area sensitive to additional rainfall.

* Flooding of urban and poor drainage areas will be possible. In addition, flooding of small creeks and streams could occur People residing near creeks and streams should monitor the forecast and be prepared to take immediate action if flooding occurs.

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 action should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.


Flash Flood Watch

Areas Affected: Lee; Russell; Scott; Washington; Wise

NWS Knoxville (Eastern Tennessee)

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT... The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of east Tennessee and southwest Virginia, including the following areas, in east Tennessee, Anderson, Blount Smoky Mountains, Campbell, Claiborne, Cocke Smoky Mountains, Grainger, Hamblen, Hancock, Hawkins, Jefferson, Johnson, Knox, Loudon, Morgan, North Sevier, Northwest Blount, Northwest Carter, Northwest Cocke, Northwest Greene, Roane, Scott, Sevier Smoky Mountains, Southeast Carter, Southeast Greene, Sullivan, Unicoi, Union, and Washington. In southwest Virginia, Lee, Russell, Scott, Washington, and Wise.

* From 8 AM EDT this morning through late tonight

* Widespread showers and thunderstorms will affect eastern Tennessee and southwest Virginia today and tonight. Rainfall amounts of 2 to 3 inches are expected through late tonight, with some isolated higher amounts possible.

* Rapid rises on creeks, streams, and small rivers may occur and cause them to overflow their banks.

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!