Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Birmingham AL
957 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

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957 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the counties served by the
National Weather Service office in Birmingham.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Locally heavy rainfall is expected with a system moving through the
area today. Rainfall amounts of two to four inches over saturated
soils will result in the potential for flash flooding, generally
along and south of a line from Geiger to Centreville to Ashland to
Wedowee.

There is a threat for isolated severe storms through 6 pm for areas
along and south of the I-85 corridor. The main threat with these
storms will be damaging winds up to 60 miles per hour and isolated
tornadoes.

Minor river flooding may occur today and tonight along the Catoma
Creek in Montgomery County. Any additional rain over this basin would
increase the potential for flooding.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday.

A marginal threat for isolated severe storms continues into the
morning hours Wednesday morning for the southeastern counties of
Central Alabama.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Activation of storm spotters and emergency management may be needed
Today through Wednesday morning.

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