Flood Watch issued for Middle Tennessee Area
Ryann Kieu, MTN Reporter
February 10, 2020
A flood watch is issued for a portion of the Middle Tennessee area, according to the National Weather Service. The counties under watch include Bedford, Cannon, Coffee, Cumberland, DeKalb, Fentress, Giles, Grundy, Lawrence, Lewis,
Marshall, Maury, Overton, Putnam, Rutherford, Van Buren, Warren, Wayne, White, and Williamson.
The flood watch was issued on February 10, 2020 at 10:36 a.m. and is predicted to continue until the morning of Tuesday, February 11.
2-3 inches of excessive rain is predicted. According to the National Weather Service, “Localized flooding is possible, and fast-rising creeks and streams may overflow their banks.”
The flood watch is issued for current weather predictions. Continue to monitor later alerts and future flood warnings at https://alerts.weather.gov/cap/tn.php?x=3.
Stones River in Murfreesboro experienced heavy rain beginning Monday morning when the flood watch was issued.