Nashville, TN – The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a Flood Advisory for the Cumberland River at Clarksville Tennessee. At 3:00am, Monday April 20th, the Cumberland was at 39.4 feet. Flood stage is 46.0 feet.
The river will continue to rise to near 40.0 feet by this morning. At 40.0 feet, low lying areas along the river, including agricultural areas, access points, and portions of Riverfront Park on North Riverside Drive begin to be inundated.
Water also backs up adjacent tributaries, including Bartons Creek, Red River, West Fork Red River, and Yellow Creek.