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Watches & Warnings

Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 5:45 PM CST Feb. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Nashville, TN has issued a
* flood advisory for
the Red River at Port Royal
* at 05pm Thursday the stage was 26.3 feet... and rising.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* The river will continue to rise to near 26.9 feet by tomorrow morning.
* At 17.0 feet... the public access parking lot at Port Royal State Park is
completely inundated.
* At 11.0 feet... water begins to inundate the public access parking lot and
picnic area at Port Royal State Park.



257 PM CST Thu Feb 22 2018

... Flood Watch remains in effect through late Saturday night...

The Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of middle Tennessee, including the following areas,
Cheatham, Davidson, Dickson, Hickman, Houston, Humphreys,
Lewis, Maury, Montgomery, Perry, Robertson, Stewart, Sumner,
and Williamson.

* Through late Saturday night

* 3 to 5 inches of rain, with locally higher amounts approaching
6 inches, through Saturday night on top of already saturated
grounds.

* Isolated flash flooding is possible with each episode of
rainfall through this weekend, and area rivers and streams
are going to be on the rise. Those who experienced flooding
this past week and are in this Flood Watch need to pay
special attention to rainfall accumulations as flooding is
expected to return to those locations.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor latest forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.


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Dense Fog Advisory
Issued: 8:20 PM CST Feb. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Dense fog advisory in effect until 2 am CST Friday...

The National Weather Service in Nashville has issued a dense fog
advisory, which is in effect until 2 am CST Friday.

* Visibility... at or less than a quarter mile.

* Impacts... dense fog will make driving difficult. Motorists
should slow down, use caution, and allow for extra time to
travel to your destination.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A dense fog advisory means visibilities will frequently be
reduced to less than one quarter mile. If driving... slow down...
use your headlights... and leave plenty of distance ahead of you.




Special Statement
Issued: 7:18 PM CST Feb. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Brief patchy dense fog likely this evening...

A band of dense fog... with visibility less than one half mile
at times... can be expected across parts of the mid-state this
evening. This fog is associated with slow moving boundary and
will last a few hours as the boundary passes.

With visibility reduced to less than half quarter mile, if
driving... slow down... use your low beams... and leave plenty of
distance ahead of you.


Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 5:45 PM CST Feb. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Nashville, TN has issued a
* flood advisory for
the Red River at Port Royal
* at 05pm Thursday the stage was 26.3 feet... and rising.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* The river will continue to rise to near 26.9 feet by tomorrow morning.
* At 17.0 feet... the public access parking lot at Port Royal State Park is
completely inundated.
* At 11.0 feet... water begins to inundate the public access parking lot and
picnic area at Port Royal State Park.



257 PM CST Thu Feb 22 2018

... Flood Watch remains in effect through late Saturday night...

The Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of middle Tennessee, including the following areas,
Cheatham, Davidson, Dickson, Hickman, Houston, Humphreys,
Lewis, Maury, Montgomery, Perry, Robertson, Stewart, Sumner,
and Williamson.

* Through late Saturday night

* 3 to 5 inches of rain, with locally higher amounts approaching
6 inches, through Saturday night on top of already saturated
grounds.

* Isolated flash flooding is possible with each episode of
rainfall through this weekend, and area rivers and streams
are going to be on the rise. Those who experienced flooding
this past week and are in this Flood Watch need to pay
special attention to rainfall accumulations as flooding is
expected to return to those locations.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor latest forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.


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