7 day tweet volume :
  • KFD engine 11 fell victim to a weekend roadway due to heavy water while responding to a trapped motorist. KFD reminding folks to turn around don’t drown when approaching high water on the roadway.
  • Here is a partial list of current road closures: Third Creek @ Middlebrook; Crosspark @ Bridgwater; Capitol @ Kingston Pike; Middlebrook @ Dowell Springs; Dutch Valley @ Old Broadway; Central @ Corum; Teawood @ Knott; Tazewell Pike @ Fountain Gate; Chapman Highway @ Stone
  • FLIGHT w @admiralelite15 #OFWAF ✈️
  • Traffic Alert Update: 98 roads are currently closed due to flooding inside the City of Knoxville. This number is growing as the rain continues to fall. Please don't drive past road closure signs. #TurnAroundDontDrown
  • Additional Road Closures: Kingston Pike @ Cedar Bluff; Kingston Pike @ North Peters Road; Kingston Pike @ Ebenezer; Cedar Bluff @ Parkwest; Western Avenue @ Sanderson; 6th Ave @ Glenwood; Bernard Ave @ the Railroad Tracks; Loves Creek @ Rutledge Pike; Cedar Lane @ Knox;
  • TRAFFIC ALERT: Multiple roads throughout Knoxville are flooded, some impassable, due to the heavy rain including the 8300 block of Kingston Pike where vehicles became stuck in the high water. Never attempt to cross flooded roads. Exercise extreme caution if you must be out.#mrxwx
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  • Sooo my grandpa ate half a quart of paint today thinking it was yogurt
  • Additional Road Closures: Chapman Hwy@Dick Ford; Broadway@Walker Blvd; Walker Blvd@Whittle Springs; Ault@Shangri la; Hollywood@Kelly; Carnation@Clifton; McKamey@ Matlock; Hollywood@Sutherland; Sutherland@Papermill; Sutherland@Concord; Kingston Pike@Downtown West;
  • Flooding on First Creek in North Knoxville. @WBIRWeather @wbir
  • Happy Birthday Legend 🙏🏼 Thank you for the inspiration ❤️
  • KFD crews rescuing victims from a van in floodwater at Concorde Street
  • FLOODED ROADS: Dozens of roads throughout Knoxville are flooded, some impassable, due to the heavy rains. Multiple cars have become stuck attempting to cross flooded roads. Never drive into a flooded roadway. Exercise extreme caution if you must be out on the roads this morning.
  • I'm not one for politically charged social commentary but this is important. 🔊
  • Never cross standing water from flooding. Turn around, don’t drown!
  • We are seeing standing water and flooding conditions in roadways across East Tennessee this morning. Don’t take chances.
  • KPD is now operating on a Severe WX plan. Motorists involved in property damage crashes should exchange info w/the other driver & call your insurance co. We will only respond to crashes w/injuries. If you must be out, slow down & exercise caution. Never drive across flooded roads
  • I met Josiah James when he was 14. 8th grader on varsity for @portergaud and John Pearson told us then: this kid is the real deal Josiah's goal - win 4 straight state titles. He won 3. Lost tonight in state semis, scored 37 in final HS game #Vols are getting an incredible human
  • Flash Flood Warning including Knoxville TN, Farragut TN, Mascot TN until 1:30 PM EST
  • Steve Irwin would have been 57 today. His #ThisIsSportsCenter commercial is simply one of the best.
  • 😭😭 my boi was living out his dream
  • FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY for Knox County, TN. This is Northshore near Whittington Creek. TURN AROUND, DON’T DROWN. ⁦@wbir⁩ ⁦@WBIRWeather⁩ ⁦@WeatherNation⁩
  • 74 years ago today, Marines on Iwo Jima raised the flag atop Mount Suribachi. Semper Fidelis.
  • Beaver creek in Powell is flooding the roadway! While I’ve been standing here I’ve seen cars, a tow truck, and commercial vehicles try and make it through the moving water! Please believe me when I say it’s not worth the risk! Turn around and don’t drown @wbir @WBIRWeather
  • This weather is crazy @6News @TearsaSmith 😲 Kingston Pike near McDonald's in Farragut and Kingston Pike just past Pellissippi. Stay safe everyone 🙏
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  • BREAKING: A Flash Flood Warning is in effect for Knox Co until 1:30 PM. From the NWS: "THIS IS A FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY FOR KNOXVILLE (and surrounding areas). THIS IS A PARTICULARLY DANGEROUS SITUATION. SEEK HIGHER GROUND NOW!"
  • On This Date: 34 years ago today, Bobby Knight took his anger out on a chair 😡
  • LSU head coach Will Wade tells it like it is. #Vols
  • Sing to me Paolo
  • @WBIRWeather @wbir current situation at Founder's Park in Farragut #tnwx
  • Support your Royals tomorrow in the Mid-East Regional Final. 3 p.m. in the PW gym! royalscribe.net/2019/02/23/roy…
  • Excited to watch Coach Stewart & the mighty Cherokees start the Regional tour tomorrow against the historic Science Hill Hilltoppers. 1st time back since the 1977 Blue Devils Fb team defeated SHHS in Johnson City. I hope the Cherokees leave JC feeling the way I did 42 yrs ago.
  • Here's the @SenFeinstein video threaded #DianneFeinstein To recap: she engaged on substance, told them she might vote "yes," and OFFERED ONE OF THEM AN INTERNSHIP. pt 1