Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4
000
WGUS84 KBMX 022300
FLSBMX

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
600 PM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

ALC001-051-085-101-030200-
/O.NEW.KBMX.FA.Y.0021.160502T2300Z-160503T0200Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
LOWNDES AL-ELMORE AL-AUTAUGA AL-MONTGOMERY AL-
600 PM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BIRMINGHAM HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHERN LOWNDES COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ALABAMA...
  SOUTHWESTERN ELMORE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL ALABAMA...
  AUTAUGA COUNTY IN CENTRAL ALABAMA...
  NORTHWESTERN MONTGOMERY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ALABAMA...

* UNTIL 900 PM CDT

* AT 559 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO TWO TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY
  FALLEN OVER THE AREA AND RAIN CONTINUES OVER THE AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  WESTERN MONTGOMERY...PRATTVILLE...MILLBROOK...ELMORE...COOSADA...
  DEATSVILLE...AUTAUGAVILLE...WHITE HALL...BILLINGSLEY...LOWNDESBORO...
  BENTON...CANTELOUS...WOODCREST...VIDA JUNCTION...HUNTER...AUTAUGA COUNTY
  AIRPORT...MAXWELL AIR FORCE BASE...BOOTH...MULBERRY AND DANNELLY
  FIELD.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF 1-2 INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA. THIS
ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL MAKE MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 3220 8687 3222 8687 3223 8681 3227 8686
      3228 8686 3230 8683 3231 8685 3233 8685
      3235 8681 3237 8681 3240 8684 3242 8684
      3242 8683 3243 8684 3266 8681 3266 8672
      3270 8671 3271 8668 3263 8627 3231 8635

$$

32/DAVIS


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.