...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST /6 PM CST/ THIS
EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...
The Flood Watch continues for
* Portions of East Tennessee and Southwest Virginia, including
the following areas, in East Tennessee, Anderson, Bledsoe,
Bradley, Campbell, Claiborne, East Polk, Grainger, Hamilton,
Hancock, Knox, Loudon, Marion, McMinn, Meigs, Morgan, NW
Blount, Northwest Monroe, Rhea, Roane, Scott TN, Sequatchie,
Southeast Monroe, Union, and West Polk. In Southwest Virginia,
Lee and Wise.
* From 7 PM EST /6 PM CST/ this evening through Thursday morning
* Multiple rounds of moderate to heavy rainfall are expected
late today and tonight, then again on Wednesday evening.
Rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches are expected, which may
cause flooding due to the preceding wet ground conditions and
elevated river levels.
* Low lying and poor drainage areas will have the greatest risk
for flooding. Creeks, streams, and main stem rivers may also