Putnam Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Storm Warning
Statement as of 03:14 PM CST die 03o March, anno 2015

... Winter Storm Warning in effect from 6 PM Wednesday to noon CST

The National Weather Service in Nashville has issued a Winter
Storm Warning for 2 to 4 inches of snow... with some light ice
accumulation... which is in effect from 6 PM Wednesday to noon CST
Thursday. The Winter Storm Watch is no longer in effect.

* Timing... from 6 PM CST Wednesday through noon CST Thursday.

* Accumulations... 2 to 4 inches are possible with the highest
amounts closer to the Kentucky state line and Interstate
65... and lowest around Interstate 40. Freezing rain accumulations
are expected to be around a tenth of an inch.

* Main impact... precipitation will mainly be rain in the morning
and early afternoon... then mix with freezing rain and sleet
during the mid to late afternoon. Snow should develop during the
late afternoon for areas closer to Interstate 65 and in the
evening for the Cumberland Plateau. This mixed precipitation
will create major travel impacts from Wednesday afternoon
through Friday afternoon.

* Other impacts... temperatures are likely to stay below freezing
from Wednesday night through mid day Friday. This will likely
keep many roadways slick and hazardous for an extended period
of time.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow...
sleet... and ice are expected or occurring. Strong winds are also
possible. This will make travel very hazardous or impossible.

Areal Flood Watch
Statement as of 10:16 AM CST die 03o March, anno 2015

... Flood Watch remains in effect from 6 PM CST this evening
through Wednesday afternoon...

The Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of middle Tennessee... including the following
counties... Cheatham... Clay... Cumberland... Davidson... De Kalb...
   Dickson... Fentress... Houston... Humphreys... Jackson... Macon...
Montgomery... Overton... Pickett... Putnam... Robertson... Smith...
Stewart... Sumner... Trousdale... white and Wilson.

* From 6 PM CST this evening through Wednesday afternoon

* rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches... combined with a saturated
ground layer from previous winter storms... will increase the
risk for flooding across the area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.