Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Birmingham AL
602 PM CDT SAT JUN 24 2017

ALC015-021-027-037-073-115-117-121-123-250100-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Talladega AL-Chilton AL-Calhoun AL-Shelby AL-Jefferson AL-
St. Clair AL-Tallapoosa AL-Coosa AL-Clay AL-
602 PM CDT SAT JUN 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
  Talladega County in east central Alabama...
  Northeastern Chilton County in Alabama...
  Southwestern Calhoun County in east central Alabama...
  Shelby County in Alabama...
  Southeastern Jefferson County in Alabama...
  Southern St. Clair County in Alabama...
  Northern Tallapoosa County in east central Alabama...
  Coosa County in east central Alabama...
  Clay County in east central Alabama...

* Until 800 PM CDT

* At 601 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated showers and a few
  thunderstorms producing heavy rain which will cause minor
  flooding. Up to one inch of rain has already fallen in spots, and
  with the ground already saturated, several roadways will become
  hazardous, creeks and streams may flood, and dangerous ponding of
  water may occur.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Birmingham, Hoover, Vestavia Hills, Alabaster, Bessemer, Homewood,
  Pelham, Mountain Brook, Trussville, Helena, Talladega, Alexander
  City, Sylacauga, Pell City, Irondale, Leeds, Moody, Calera, Chelsea
  and Montevallo.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Keep children away from storm drains, culverts, creeks and streams.
Water levels can rise rapidly and sweep children away.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

&&

LAT...LON 3278 8618 3322 8703 3325 8703 3325 8706
      3328 8707 3331 8714 3382 8615 3320 8565
      3311 8565 3310 8559

$$

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