Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Mobile, AL

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WGUS84 KMOB 270239
FLSMOB
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE, AL
839 PM CST THU FEB 26 2015


...The flood warning continues for the following river in Alabama...

  Tombigbee River Near Coffeeville Dam affecting Choctaw...Clarke and Washington
  Counties.
  Tombigbee River Near Leroy affecting Choctaw...Clarke and Washington Counties.

.Recent heavy rains have caused significant rises along the river.

SAFETY MESSAGE...
Stay tuned to developments by listening to NOAA Weather radio.

&&

ALC023-025-129-280239-
/O.EXT.KMOB.FL.W.0007.000000T0000Z-150301T0300Z/
/CLDA1.1.ER.150226T1300Z.150227T0100Z.150228T2100Z.NO/
839 PM CST THU FEB 26 2015

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED until Saturday evening...The FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES
for
  the Tombigbee River Near Coffeeville Dam
* until Saturday evening.
* At 7PM Thursday the stage was 29.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 29.0 feet.
* The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by Saturday afternoon.
* At 29 feet, Pastureland in the area will become flooded and livestock need to
  be moved to higher ground.

&&

LAT...LON 3231 8803 3232 8791 3178 8809 3160 8806
 3160 8810 3178 8822

$$

ALC023-025-129-280238-
/O.EXT.KMOB.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-150302T0730Z/
/LRYA1.1.ER.150227T0900Z.150228T1200Z.150302T0130Z.NO/
839 PM CST THU FEB 26 2015

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED until late Sunday night...The FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES
for
  the Tombigbee River Near Leroy
* From early tomorrow until late Sunday night.
* At 8PM Thursday the stage was 23.5 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast to rise above flood stage by early tomorrow and continue to rise near
  24.5 feet by Saturday morning. The river will fall below flood stage by early Monday.
* At 24 feet, Flooding of low lying farm and pasturelands in the area will
  occur. Cattle in low lying areas may need to be moved to higher ground.

&&

LAT...LON 3160 8810 3160 8806 3149 8786 3114 8792
 3114 8802 3149 8793

$$



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