Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
1014 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

ALC021-037-117-020515-
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COOSA AL-SHELBY AL-CHILTON AL-
1014 PM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BIRMINGHAM HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN COOSA COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL ALABAMA...
  SOUTHEASTERN SHELBY COUNTY IN CENTRAL ALABAMA...
  NORTHEASTERN CHILTON COUNTY IN CENTRAL ALABAMA...

* UNTIL 1215 AM CDT

* AT 1011 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. ANYWHERE FROM THREE TO SIX INCHES OF RAINFALL HAS
  FALLEN OVER THE ADVISORY AREA. THIS WILL CAUSE SMALL STREAM
  FLOODING AND PONDING IN LOW LYING AREAS IN THE ADVISORY AREA.
  ALTHOUGH RAINFALL RATES ARE DECREASING...WATER MAY TAKE A LITTLE
  WHILE TO RECEED.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ALABASTER...CALERA...MONTEVALLO...COLUMBIANA...JEMISON...
  ROCKFORD...WEOGUFKA...WILTON...LYLE...UNIVERSITY OF MONTEVALLO...
  UNITY...LAY LAKE...MARBLE VALLEY...LAY LAKE DAM...MORIAH...SHELBY
  COUNTY AIRPORT...AMERICAN VILLAGE...BENTLEYVILLE...STRICKLAND
  CROSSROADS AND MITCHELL LAKE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

&&

LAT...LON 3284 8625 3297 8678 3311 8690 3323 8678
      3320 8660 3312 8647 3311 8647 3310 8649
      3310 8644 3295 8618

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