Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING...CORRECTED FORMATTING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
758 AM CST SAT DEC 27 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BIRMINGHAM AL HAS ISSUED A FLOOD
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN ALABAMA...

  TOMBIGBEE RIVER AT BEVILL LOCK AND DAM AFFECTING GREENE...HALE...
  MARENGO...PICKENS AND SUMTER COUNTIES.

.HEAVY RAINFALL OF TWO TO FOUR INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE TOMBIGBEE
RIVER DRAINAGE BASIN DURING THE NEXT 48 HOURS...AND A FLOOD WARNING
IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR THE TOMBIGBEE RIVER AT BEVILL LOCK AND DAM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS.  TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN.

ANOTHER STATEMENT WILL BE ISSUED BY SUNDAY MORNING...OR SOONER IF
CONDITIONS WARRANT.

&&

ALC063-065-091-107-119-280145-
/O.NEW.KBMX.FL.W.0048.141227T1358Z-141231T1905Z/
/AVLA1.1.ER.141229T0145Z.141230T0000Z.141231T0705Z.NO/
758 AM CST SAT DEC 27 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BIRMINGHAM AL HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE TOMBIGBEE RIVER AT BEVILL LOCK AND DAM.
* FROM SUNDAY EVENING TO WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING
  IS CANCELLED.
* AT  6:00 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 115.4 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 122.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW EVENING AND CONTINUE
  TO RISE TO NEAR 125.3 FEET BY MONDAY EVENING. THE RIVER WILL FALL
  BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING.


&&

LAT...LON 3321 8827 3307 8816 3287 8813 3285 8822
          3301 8825 3320 8832

$$






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