Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Huntsville, AL

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
911 PM CDT FRI JUN 26 2015

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DEKALB AL-
911 PM CDT FRI JUN 26 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HUNTSVILLE HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN DEKALB COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN ALABAMA...

* UNTIL 115 AM CDT

* AT 905 PM CDT...BIG WILLS CREEK IN FORT PAYNE HAD RISEN TO 10.2
  FEET AND WAS STILL RISING. FLOOD STAGE AT THE GAUGE SITE IS 11
  FEET. AS RUNOFF FROM EARLIER HEAVY RAINFALL CONTINUES TO DRAIN
  DOWN THE BASIN...THE RIVER WILL LIKELY CREST ABOVE FLOOD STAGE
  TONIGHT. THIS WILL LIKELY CAUSE FLOODING ALONG THE CREEK BETWEEN
  FORT PAYNE AND COLLINSVILLE WITH WATER POSSIBLY APPROACHING SOME
  MAIN ROADWAYS IN THE CITY OF FORT PAYNE. OTHERWISE...ROADS THAT
  WERE CLOSED ACROSS THE COUNTY EARLIER FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL
  CONTINUE TO SEE WATERS RECEDE AND CONDITIONS LIKELY IMPROVE
  THROUGH THE REMINDER OF THE EVENING HOURS. HOWEVER BE ALERT FOR
  WATER ON ROADWAYS WHEN TRAVELING TONIGHT.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  FORT PAYNE...RAINSVILLE...HENAGAR...SYLVANIA...VALLEY HEAD...
  HAMMONDVILLE...MENTONE...PINE RIDGE...LEBANON AND PEEKS CORNER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. MOVE UP TO
HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO
FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.

&&

LAT...LON 3450 8555 3450 8556 3449 8556 3448 8558
      3447 8557 3447 8558 3445 8558 3433 8575
      3441 8591 3470 8561 3466 8554 3459 8552

$$

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