Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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Flood Watch
National Weather Service Birmingham AL
322 AM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...Heavy Rain and Flooding Possible Across Portions of Central
Alabama...

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Marion-Lamar-Fayette-Winston-Walker-Blount-Etowah-Pickens-
Tuscaloosa-Jefferson-Shelby-St. Clair-Talladega-Sumter-Greene-
Hale-Perry-Bibb-Chilton-Coosa-Marengo-
Including the cities of Hamilton, Sulligent, Vernon, Fayette,
Double Springs, Jasper, Oneonta, Gadsden, Carrollton, Tuscaloosa,
Birmingham, Hoover, Columbiana, Pelham, Alabaster, Pell City,
Moody, Talladega, Sylacauga, Livingston, Eutaw, Greensboro,
Moundville, Marion, Centreville, Clanton, Rockford, Demopolis,
and Linden
322 AM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH 7 PM TODAY...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of central Alabama, northeast Alabama, northwest
  Alabama, and west central Alabama, including the following
  areas, in central Alabama, Bibb, Blount, Chilton, Coosa,
  Jefferson, Perry, Shelby, St. Clair, Talladega, and Walker. In
  northeast Alabama, Etowah. In northwest Alabama, Marion and
  Winston. In west central Alabama, Fayette, Greene, Hale,
  Lamar, Marengo, Pickens, Sumter, and Tuscaloosa.

* Through 7 PM today.

* Tropical system Cindy has already produced 2 to 4 inches of rain
  with locally higher amounts up to 7 inches. An additional 1 to 3
  inches of rain is possible through this afternoon. There is a
  possibility that the flash flood watch may need to be extended
  due to additional rainfall tonight and into Saturday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

&&

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