River Statement
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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Hydrologic Statement
National Weather Service Birmingham AL
902 PM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...River Statement For The Cahaba River...

.Heavy rainfall during the past few days is producing rises on the
Lower Cahaba River.  However...levels are expected to remain below
established flood stages...and any overflow along the river should
be of a minor nature.

The Cahaba River At Marion Junction.
 Latest stage:     21.2 feet at 8 PM Friday.
 Caution stage:    15.0 feet.
 Flood stage:      36.0 feet.
 Forecast:         Crest near 32.6 feet Monday evening
                   and then begin to fall.

Please stay tuned to NOAA Weather radio or your local media for later
statements concerning this event.

It is emphasized that these forecasts are based on rainfall that has
already occurred and on additional rainfall expected today and
tonight.  If more rainfall than is currently forecast occurs it may
become necessary to revise these forecasts upward.

Another statement will be issued Saturday morning...or sooner if
conditions warrant.

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For detailed WEB information concerning river stages and forecasts
for Central Alabama...go to:

         http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=bmx

For precipitation analysis...go to:

         www.weather.gov/serfc/wxobsfcst_past_precipitation

For forecast precipitation...go to:

         www.weather.gov/serfc/wxobsfcst_future_precipitation

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