Watches, Warnings, and Advisories

Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Rutherford (TNZ062) Tennessee Issued by the National Weather Service


Flash Flood Watch Flash Flood Watch - Rutherford (Tennessee)

Updated:Fri, 22-Feb-2019 10:26pm CST
Effective:Fri, 22-Feb-2019 10:26pm CST
Expires:Sun, 24-Feb-2019 12:00am CST

Areas affected: Bedford; Cannon; Cheatham; Clay; Coffee; Cumberland; Davidson; De Kalb; Dickson; Fentress; Giles; Grundy; Hickman; Houston; Humphreys; Jackson; Lawrence; Lewis; Macon; Marshall; Maury; Montgomery; Overton; Perry; Pickett; Putnam; Robertson; Rutherford; Smith; Stewart; Sumner; Trousdale; Van Buren; Warren; Wayne; White; Williamson; Wilson
Instructions: A flash flood watch means that conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation. You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should flash flood warnings be issued.

Message summary: ...potentially life-threatening flash flooding possible through saturday afternoon...
.more heavy rain is ongoing in middle tennessee. Continued waves of rain will bring another 1 to 3+ inches to the mid-state between midnight friday night and midnight saturday. This includes, but is not limited to folks who live in the southwest part of middle tn. Those west of i-24 and south of i-40 need to have a plan in place now in case the need arises to evacuate to higher ground. Please don`t take this lightly. Have somewhere to go at a moment`s notice to escape flood waters.
...flash flood watch remains in effect through saturday evening...
The flash flood watch continues for
* a portion of middle tennessee, including the following areas, bedford, cannon, cheatham, clay, coffee, cumberland, davidson, de kalb, dickson, fentress, giles, grundy, hickman, houston, humphreys, jackson, lawrence, lewis, macon, marshall, maury, montgomery, overton, perry, pickett, putnam, robertson, rutherford, smith, stewart, sumner, trousdale, van buren, warren, wayne, white, williamson, and wilson.
* through saturday evening
* an additional 1 to 3 inches of rain with locally higher amounts are expected in the watch area.
* potentially life-threatening flooding will be possible, especially very early saturday morning through saturday evening.
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