Locally Heavy Rainfall Tonight and Saturday

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NASHVILLE TN

1254 PM CDT FRI AUG 9 2013

 

...LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE TONIGHT AND SATURDAY IN MIDDLE

TENNESSEE...

 

THE SURFACE FRONT TO OUR NORTHWEST WILL SAG SOUTHEASTWARD NEXT 12

TO 24 HOURS...COUPLED WITH AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE THAT WILL

BEGIN TO PULL EAST TONIGHT FROM OKLAHOMA. THIS COMBINATION ALONG

WITH HIGH ATMOSPHERIC MOISTURE ALREADY IN PLACE WILL BRING ANOTHER

ROUND OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO THE MID STATE TONIGHT AND

SATURDAY. WITH THE GROUND ALREADY SATURATED ADDITIONAL RAINFALL

WILL GO AS RUNOFF INTO CREEKS AND STREAMS THAT COULD FILL QUICKLY

AND OVERFLOW. THE POTENTIAL EXIST FOR LOCALIZED FLOODING.

 

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BOYD



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