Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Birmingham AL
655 AM CDT Sun May 21 2017

...The National Weather Service in Birmingham AL has issued a Flood
Warning for the following rivers in Alabama...

  Catoma Creek Near U.S. 331 Highway Bridge Affecting Montgomery
  County.

Due to the heavy rainfall from yesterday and early this morning
over the Catoma Creek drainage basin, minor flooding is expected to
occur in the area and a flood warning is now in effect. The creek
is currently just below flood stage but as additional drainage moves
into this location later today, it will rise into minor flood.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive cars through flooded areas.  Turn Around...Don`t Drown.

Another statement will be issued by as conditions warrant.

&&

ALC101-212355-
/O.NEW.KBMX.FL.W.0009.170521T2230Z-170523T1100Z/
/CATA1.1.ER.170521T2230Z.170522T0600Z.170522T2300Z.NO/
655 AM CDT Sun May 21 2017

The National Weather Service in Birmingham AL has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Catoma Creek Near U.S. 331 Highway Bridge.
* from this afternoon to Tuesday morning...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  6:00 AM Sunday The stage Was 18.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by late this afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 20.8 feet by tomorrow morning . The river
  will fall below flood stage by tomorrow evening .
* Impact...At 20.0 feet...Flooding of agricultural lands in the
  vicinity of the U.S. 331 Highway Bridge occurs.

&&

LAT...LON 3228 8629 3230 8631 3232 8640 3236 8640
          3231 8630 3228 8627

$$




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