TVA releasing water to reduce reservoir levels before potentially heavy rainfall

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – Tennessee Valley Authority reporting they’re aggressively releasing water to bring reservoir levels down in preparation for potentially heavy rainfall.

The rainfall is expected to come this weekend and into next week according to the TVA.

“Large tributary dams, including Fontana, Norris, Cherokee, and Douglas are generating with all available units and sluicing water.”



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