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UPDATE 12: Problem areas reported due to wind and flooding

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Tree down across E. Brainerd at Banks Road Tree down across E. Brainerd at Banks Road

CHATTANOOGA (WRCB) -  A few scattered showers are expected Thursday.  But the heavier rains have stopped, while flooding continues to be an issue in the Tennessee Valley.  Here's the latest list of problem areas in several counties. Continue to check this page as we update conditions.

Update 8:15 a.m.

Chattanooga/Hamilton County

  • Camp Jordan Pkwy
  • Lower Mill Rd at Middle Valley
  • Old Burnt Mill at the state line
  • Mahan Gap at Hwy 58, large pothole
  • 9th St at Market by Miller Plaza, large hole in road

 

Catoosa

  • Wooten Rd @ Graysville, closed
  • Reeds Bridge Rd @ Cannon Drive (golf course area) closed
  • Cross St @ Riddle St
  • South Cedar Lane @ Angel E.M.S. Station
  • South Dietz Rd @ Tuner's Audio
  • Steele Rd just off Mack Smith Rd @ Applebrook Dr.
  • Fountain Brooke Dr. entrance to the apartments off Cross St.
  • Mack Smith Rd between Steele Rd and North Rd
  • Poplar Springs near High School down to one lane

Chattooga-Lyerly Dan Rd and Buck Gardner Rd @ Cannon Drive are closed

Dade-roads closed

  • Lookout Creek Rd
  • Mason Rd
  • Cave Springs Rd
  • Sales Lane
  • Creek Rd @ the Hang Gliding Field

Thursday 6:10 a.m.

Chattanooga/Hamilton County

  • Hwy 153 at Bonny Oaks, both NB and SB exit ramps
  • Camp Jordan Pkwy
  • Old Hixson Pike across from the Middle School
  • Boy Scout Rd between Sandswich & Echo Glenn
  • Boy Scout Rd at Moses
  • Igou Ferry Rd at Hixson Pike
  • Lower Mill Rd at Middle Valley
  • Old Burnt Mill at the state line
  • 1800 Thatcher Pike, tree down
  • 2200 Suck Creek Road
  • Mahan Gap at Hwy 58, large pothole
  • 9th St at Market by Miller Plaza, large hole in road

Bledsoe- Old Spencer by Dyer Rd, closed.  Trees down

Catoosa

  • Wooten Rd @ Graysville, closed
  • Reeds Bridge Rd @ Cannon Drive (golf course area) closed
  • Cross St @ Riddle St
  • South Cedar Lane @ Angel E.M.S. Station
  • South Dietz Rd @ Tuner's Audio
  • Fant Dr/Battlewood Apts., the back area is closed.
  • Steele Rd just off Mack Smith Rd @ Applebrook Dr.
  • Cross St @ Lakeview Middle School
  • Fountain Brooke Dr. entrance to the apartments off Cross St.

Chattooga-Lyerly Dan Rd and Buck Gardner Rd @ Cannon Drive  are closed

Dade-roads closed

  • Lookout Creek Rd
  • Mason Rd
  • Cave Springs Rd
  • Sales Lane
  • Creek Rd @ the Hang Gliding Field

 

 

UPDATE: 5:25 P.M.

The following area roads are still flooded:

  1. Boy Scout Road at Moses Road
  2. 2200 Suck Creek Road
  3. Igou Ferry at Hixson Pike
  4. Lower Mill Road at Middle Valley Road

A tree is down at 1800 Thatcher.

EPB reports up to 400 combined outages in the areas of Harrison/Highway 58 and Soddy Daisy.

UPDATE: 2:15 P.M.

Chattanooga:

The Chattanooga Police Department reports trees are down across the following roads:

  1. 1800 Old Wauhatchie Pike
  2. 2473 Old Wauhatchie Pike
  3. 3800 Lightfoot Mill Road
  4. 6000 Ooltewah-Georgetown Road

EPB says there are up to 400 combined power outages in Soddy Daisy and Nickajack/Haletown areas, and up to 500 in Harrison/Hwy-58 area.

Wire are down in the following areas of Hamilton County.

  1. 9300 Standifer Gap Road
  2. Lee Hwy / Airport Road
  3. 6000 Ooltewah-Georgetown Road
  4. Mountain View Road
  5. Snow Hill Road

There is a missing man hole cover at 3465 Van Buren Street and a pothole on Highway 27 S at W. Manning Street.

UPDATE: 1:05 p.m.

The following roads in Catoosa County are impassable:

  1. Boynton at Burning Bush Road
  2. Keith Road at Catoosa Springs
  3. Fant Drive leading into Battlewood Apartments 

Update 12:00 p.m.

Bledsoe-Power outages, trees downs and some back roads closed.

Bradley-Water is receding, but wind is blowing over shallow rooted trees. Power outages

             scattered throughout the county.

Chattanooga-Tree down across E. Brainerd Rd @ Banks Rd.

Chattooga-Some roads closed. 

Meigs- Trees down, some roads under water.

Polk- Flooding in Grassy Creek area. West Polk County flooding in low lying areas.

          Schools closing early.

Soddy Daisy- Daisy Dallas Rd @ Hixson Street closed, under water.

Walker- Power outages throughout the county.  Several roads flooded.

Whitfield- side roads around Cohulla Creek flooded. 

                 Mill Creek, Sam Love and Dogwood Valley areas, trees down.

Update 10:45 a.m.

Chattanooga 

  1. 1000 block of Browns Ferry Road:  water is rising over one lane at this time. Public works has been contacted for barricades and police are monitoring the situation for changes.
  2. 3200 block of St. Elmo Ave:  water is running over the lanes and barrels are in place to block the road in that area. Police are monitoring the area although traffic doesn't seem to be heavy there.
  3. Man hole covers are off at 1000 Shallowford Road and 3100 Navajo Drive.
  4. Flooding has been reported at 900 Airport Road, 1008 Browns Ferry Road, 8400 Primrose Lane, 7901 Shallowford Road, 1000 Givens Road, and 1400 Signal Mountain Road to Taft Highway.
  5. Wires are down at 310 Stonewood Drive and at Lee Highway @ Airport Road.

Hamilton County EMS has opened the Emergency Management Center to monitor flood reports. Crews have been placed on standby.

Update 9:00 a.m.

Chattanooga 

  • 1000 block  Browns Ferry Road, high water, sending barricades
  • 1000 block Shallowford Road, manhole cover has swept away
  • 900 block Airport Road, minor flooding
  • Camp Jordan Parkway, shut down

Catoosa

  • Standing water is being reported on the following roads.
  • Cross St between Cloud Springs and Battlefield Parkway
  • South Dietz off Battlefield
  • Cloud Springs @ Fernwood
  • Steel Road off Mack Smith Road
  • Cross St @ Lakeview Middle

Closed- South of Old Mill Road off Battlefield Parkway

Marion- a few side roads are closed due to flooding.

East Polk-tree down

Rhea- ditches running across roadways

Sequatchie-no major problems as of now, but water is rising

Whitfield-Underwood @ Rushmore Dr, closed due to water     

 

Update 7:00 a.m.

Bradley- standing water in places.

Bledsoe-trees still falling/windy/expecting flooding

Dade- trees cleared from earlier on 136w at crossroads/ I-24 eastbound at I-59 split accident. Proceed with caution

Grundy-  standing water on roadways

Marion- Hwy 162 car in median/ tree across road on west Francis springs road

McMinn- few trees down

THP- reports of people hydroplaning

Walker- tree down Coffman Springs Road @ Cordell Avenue

Whitfield- high water at Tilton and Hickory Flats (cross streets)

Update 5:00 a.m.

Athens- winds earlier/no damage

Bledsoe- trees falling

Dade- 2 trees down on 136W around the 1500 block (on Sand Mountain). Been down since 3am-seek alternate route.

Grundy- Some power outages/ trees down

McMinn- earlier had trees down, but clear now

Murray- earlier had trees down, but clear now

W. Polk- roof blown off fire station 1/ rough winds earlier

Whitfield- high water at Tilton and Hickory Flats (cross streets)

 

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