Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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WGUS84 KBMX 290410
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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
1010 PM CST SUN DEC 28 2014


...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE CAHABA RIVER AT CENTREVILLE...

.HEAVY RAINFALL OF 2 TO 4 INCHES HAS OCCURRED SINCE SATURDAY OVER
THE CAHABA DRAINAGE BASIN...AND A FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT
FOR PORTIONS OF THE CAHABA RIVER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS.  TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN.

ANOTHER STATEMENT WILL BE ISSUED BY MONDAY MORNING...OR SOONER IF
CONDITIONS WARRANT.

&&

ALC007-047-105-291610-
/O.EXT.KBMX.FL.W.0054.000000T0000Z-141230T1500Z/
/CKLA1.1.ER.141228T1720Z.141229T0600Z.141230T0300Z.NO/
1010 PM CST SUN DEC 28 2014

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL TUESDAY MORNING...THE FLOOD WARNING
CONTINUES FOR
  THE CAHABA RIVER AT CENTREVILLE.
* UNTIL TUESDAY MORNING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  9 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 26.3 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 23 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 26.6 FEET BY
  AROUND MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY
  LATE TOMORROW EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 23 FEET...PASTURE LANDS BEGIN TO FLOOD IN THE
  CENTREVILLE AREA.

&&

LAT...LON 3313 8699 3292 8710 3281 8719 3281 8728
          3294 8719 3314 8704

$$



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