Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Huntsville, AL

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WGUS84 KHUN 241252
FLSHUN
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Huntsville AL
652 AM CST TUE JAN 24 2017

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Alabama...

  Paint Rock River near Woodville affecting Jackson...Madison and
  Marshall Counties

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...Do not attempt to drive through a flooded road. The
depth of water is not always obvious. As little as two feet of water
will carry most cars away. Also...The road bed may be washed out
under the water...and you could be stranded or trapped.
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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652 AM CST TUE JAN 24 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Paint Rock River NEAR Woodville.
* until Wednesday afternoon.
* At 6 AM Tuesday the stage was 18.3 feet and rising.
* Flood Stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor Flooding is occurring and Minor Flooding is forecast.
* Recent activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at
  6 AM Tuesday was 18.3 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 18.5 feet by
  early this afternoon. The river will fall below Flood Stage late
  tomorrow morning.
* Impact...At 19.0 feet...Water is covering Alabama State Route 65
  about two miles north of U.S. Highway 72. Several County Roads in
  Paint Rock Valley are flooded...including Jackson County Road 20.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 18.0 feet
  on Dec 3 2015.

&&
RIVER        FLOOD    OBSERVED    12PM  6PM 12AM  6AM        CREST
LOCATION     STAGE  STG DAY TIME   Tue  Tue  Wed  Wed   STG DAY TIME

PAINT ROCK RIVER
Woodville    16.0  18.3 Tue 6 AM  18.5 18.4 18.1 17.2  18.5 Tue 12 PM

&&

LAT...LON 3491 8628 3489 8606 3442 8637 3450 8653


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