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NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) - Heavy rainfall early Sunday morning prompted the National Weather Service to issue a flash flood warning throughout the Mid-State.

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A flash flood warning for Davidson, Rutherford, and Williamson counties is effect until 1:30 p.m. on Sunday. Wilson County has a flash flood warning in effect until 11:45 a.m. Davidson County also has a flood warning in effect until 7 p.m. Sunday.

Sumner and Trousdale counties have flash flood warnings in effect until 1 p.m. Sunday. 

Giles, Lawrence, Lewis, Marshall and Maury counties have flood advisories in effect until 3 p.m. 

TDOT reports I-24 eastbound was closed at Haywood Lane, while I-24 westbound's exit ramp to Bell Road was also closed. The interstate, however, is still open in the westbound directions. NWS advises it is best to avoid that area Sunday morning. Other roads in the area are affected as some creeks have risen out of their banks. 

The interstate has since reopened. 

Police in Smyrna have also reported flooded roads. Rock Springs Road is closed from Blair Road to Highwood. Old Nashville Highway from Noel Lane to Rock Springs is also closed.

Spring Hill Police have reported Old Kedron Road is closed between McLemore Avenue and Kedron Road. 

There are reports of flooded roads throughout Williamson County as well. Click here for a list of impacted roads. 

The Rutherford County Sheriff's Office reported flooding in the 4600 block of Rockdale Fellowship Road that closed the roadway. Road considered dangerous to drive on are Maddux Road, Lee Victory Parkway at Jordan Lane, Lee victory Parkway and Rocky Fork Road and Cascade Falls and Fall Parkway.

Nashville Electric Service also reports more than 500 customers are without power. 

Mayor John Cooper even took time out of his day to thank first responders for their hard work during the flash flooding.

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