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Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Nashville TN
718 PM CDT TUE APR 18 2017
The National Weather Service in Nashville has issued a
* Flash Flood Warning for... Davidson County in Middle Tennessee...
* Until 1100 PM CDT
* At 718 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated numerous showers and isolated thunderstorms with the potential of producing additional rainfall were moving into southern portions of Davidson County that have already experienced saturated ground conditions. Doppler radar estimates showing that over the last three hours that several locations along and south of the I-65...I-24 split in north central Davidson County have received total rainfall amounts ranging from one and a half inches to two and a half inches. Several reports of street flooding have also been received across this area. An additional one half to one inch of rainfall could occur across this area as these numerous showers and isolated thunderstorms continue to move northeast across central and southern portions of Davidson County, along with the potential development of other showers and thunderstorms continuing to to the southwest that may move eventually across this area, through the evening hours.
Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles.
A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately. Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate precautions to protect life and property.