Flood Watches for Rivers Across Middle Tennessee

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NASHVILLE TN
348 PM CDT MON APR 25 2011

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NASHVILLE, TN HAS ISSUED A FLOOD WATCH FOR
THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN MIDDLE TENNESSEE...

CUMBERLAND RIVER AT CLARKSVILLE AFFECTING MONTGOMERY COUNTY
HARPETH RIVER NEAR KINGSTON SPRINGS AFFECTING CHEATHAM COUNTY
HARPETH RIVER AT BELLEVUE AFFECTING DAVIDSON AND WILLIAMSON COUNTIES
RED RIVER NEAR PORT ROYAL AFFECTING MONTGOMERY AND ROBERTSON COUNTIES

.UPCOMING RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF FIVE TO SEVEN INCHES ARE FORECASTED THROUGH
WEDNESDAY NIGHT THAT WILL CAUSE AREA STREAMS AND RIVERS TO RISE SIGNIFICANTLY.
EXPECT FLOODING ON THE HARPETH RIVER FROM BELLEVUE THROUGH KINGSTON SPRINGS...
ALONG THE CUMBERLAND RIVER NEAR CLARKSVILLE...AND ALONG THE RED RIVER NEAR
PORT ROYAL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT FLOODING IS POSSIBLE BUT NOT IMMINENT.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR OTHER LOCAL MEDIA FOR FURTHER INFORMATION
FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

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348 PM CDT MON APR 25 2011

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NASHVILLE, TN HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD WATCH FOR
THE CUMBERLAND RIVER AT CLARKSVILLE
* FROM 04/28 01:00 UNTIL 04/30 00:27
* AT 03PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 35.3 FEET
* THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE THURSDAY.
* MINOR FLOODING IS POSSIBLE
* AT 46.0 FEET...THE LEFT BANK OF THE CUMBERLAND RIVER OVERFLOWS AND FLOODING
BEGINS IN CLARKSVILLE.

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348 PM CDT MON APR 25 2011

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NASHVILLE, TN HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD WATCH FOR
THE HARPETH RIVER NEAR KINGSTON SPRINGS
* FROM 04/27 01:00 UNTIL 04/28 18:00
* AT 03PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 3.7 FEET
* THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE WEDNESDAY MORNING.
* MINOR FLOODING IS POSSIBLE
* AT 22.0 FEET...PORTIONS OF MOUND CREEK ROAD BECOME INUNDATED.

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348 PM CDT MON APR 25 2011

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NASHVILLE, TN HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD WATCH FOR
THE HARPETH RIVER AT BELLEVUE
* FROM 04/27 07:00 UNTIL 04/28 07:22
* AT 02PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 2.8 FEET
* THE RIVER IS FORECASTED TO REACH FLOOD STAGE BY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.
* MINOR FLOODING IS POSSIBLE
* AT 21.0 FEET...WATER BEGINS TO FLOOD THE PARKING LOT AT THE HARPETH VALLEY
GOLF CENTER.

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348 PM CDT MON APR 25 2011

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NASHVILLE, TN HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD WATCH FOR
THE RED RIVER NEAR PORT ROYAL
* FROM 04/26 19:00 UNTIL 04/30 07:00
* AT 03PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 21.3 FEET
* THE RIVER IS FORECASTED TO REACH FLOOD STAGE BY EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING.
* MINOR FLOODING IS POSSIBLE
* AT 38.0 FEET...FLOOD WATERS WILL APPROACH THE HOUSING SUBDIVISION AREA OFF THE
CLARKSVILLE-SPRINGFIELD ROAD.

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