Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Huntsville, AL

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FLWHUN
Bulletin - Immediate Broadcast Requested
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Huntsville AL
1148 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

...The National Weather Service in HUNTSVILLE AL has issued a Flood
Warning for the following rivers in Alabama...

  Tennessee River AT Florence affecting Colbert and Lauderdale
  Counties

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...A flood warning means that flooding along the river
is imminent or occurring. The dangers of rapidly rising water are
more difficult to recognize at night. Move to higher ground to escape
flood waters. Precautions to protect life and property should be
rushed to completion.
Additional information is available at http://water.weather.gov. Once
there...click on the Tennessee Valley to view local river
information.

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ALC033-077-251948-
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1148 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

The National Weather Service in HUNTSVILLE AL has issued a Flood
Warning
* from Friday morning until further notice.
* At 11 PM Saturday the stage was 16.2 feet and rising.
* Flood Stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor Flooding is forecast.
* Impact...At 18.0 feet...Flooding of McFarland Park begins.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 18.3 feet
  on Sep 7 2011.

&&


RIVER        FLOOD    OBSERVED    12AM  6AM 12PM  6PM        CREST
LOCATION     STAGE  STG DAY TIME   Sun  Sun  Sun  Sun   STG DAY TIME

TENNESSEE RIVER
Florence     18.0  16.2 Sat 11 PM 16.4 16.4 16.4 16.4   18.5 Sat 11PM

&&

LAT...LON 3485 8765 3471 8762 3466 8788 3473 8811 3500 8820


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