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Flood Watch Issued for Middle TN Area


A flood watch has been issued for ROBERTSON-SUMNER-MACON-CLAY-PICKETT-DAVIDSON-WILSON-TROUSDALE- SMITH-JACKSON-PUTNAM-OVERTON-FENTRESS-RUTHERFORD-CANNON-DE KALB- WHITE-CUMBERLAND-COFFEE-WARREN-GRUNDY-VAN BUREN- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF SPRINGFIELD, HENDERSONVILLE, GALLATIN, GOODLETTSVILLE, LAFAYETTE, CELINA, BYRDSTOWN, NASHVILLE, LEBANON, MOUNT JULIET, HARTSVILLE, CARTHAGE, SOUTH CARTHAGE, GORDONSVILLE, GAINESBORO, COOKEVILLE, LIVINGSTON, JAMESTOWN, ALLARDT, MURFREESBORO, SMYRNA, LA VERGNE, WOODBURY, SMITHVILLE, SPARTA, CROSSVILLE, TULLAHOMA, MANCHESTER, MCMINNVILLE, ALTAMONT, COALMONT, AND SPENCER 244 am cst wed Feb 5 2020. Rainfall is predicted to exceed three inches in some areas. This influx in precipitation leads to fast rising creeks and streams which may overcome their banks. It’s imperative for those living in areas prone to flooding to be prepared and monitor their local weather broadcast for the impending forecast.