River Statement
Issued by NWS Huntsville, AL

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FGUS84 KHUN 131448
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SALC089-141448-
HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
848 AM CST TUE JAN 13 2015

...RISES FORECAST TO OCCUR ON THE FLINT RIVER AT BROWNSBORO...

RUNOFF FROM RAINFALL IS EXPECTED TO CAUSE RIVER LEVELS TO RISE
RAPIDLY ON THE FLINT RIVER. ALTHOUGH IT IS NOT EXPECTED TO REACH
FLOOD STAGE...SOME NUISANCE FLOODING OF LOWLANDS MAY STILL OCCUR. IF
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OCCURS...THE RIVER COULD STILL REACH FLOOD STAGE.

AT 8 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 15.1 FEET. ACTION STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.
FLOOD STAGE IS 17.0 FEET. THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO FALL TO 15.0 FEET
BY EARLY THIS AFTERNOON.AT 15.0 FEET...WATER BEGINS TO FLOOD THE
DOWNSTREAM LEFT BANK. .

ALL PERSONS WITH INTERESTS ALONG THE RIVER SHOULD MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS...AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT
LIFE AND PROPERTY FROM RISING RIVER LEVELS.

&&


RIVER        FLOOD    OBSERVED    12PM  6PM 12AM  6AM 12PM  6PM
LOCATION     STAGE  STG DAY TIME   TUE  TUE  WED  WED  WED  WED

FLINT RIVER
BROWNSBORO   17.0  15.1 TUE 8 AM  15.0 13.6 12.5 11.4 10.4  9.5

&&

LAT...LON 3476 8649 3475 8638 3461 8639 3447 8647 3454 8655





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