Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Huntsville, AL

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WGUS44 KHUN 142320
FLWHUN
Bulletin - Immediate Broadcast Requested
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Huntsville AL
520 PM CST Wed Feb 14 2018

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

  Tennessee River AT Florence affecting Colbert and Lauderdale
  Counties

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...A flood warning means that flooding along the river
is imminent or occurring. Move to higher ground to escape flood
waters. Residents living along creeks and streams should take
immediate precautions to protect life and property.
Additional information is available at http://water.weather.gov. Once
there...click on the Tennessee Valley to view local river
information.

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ALC033-077-151320-
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520 PM CST Wed Feb 14 2018

The National Weather Service in HUNTSVILLE AL has issued a Flood
Warning
* from this afternoon until further notice.
* At 5 PM Wednesday the stage was 18.0 feet and rising.
* Flood Stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor Flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise to a crest near 18.6 feet by early Saturday morning
  and is expected to remain above Flood Stage until further notice.
* Impact...At 20.0 feet...Alabama State Highway 20 is flooded at the
  underpass below U.S. Highways 43 and 72. The underpass will likely
  be closed.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 19.7 feet
  on Feb 10 2010.

&&
RIVER        FLOOD    OBSERVED    12PM  6PM 12AM  6AM        CREST
LOCATION     STAGE  STG DAY TIME   Wed  Wed  Thu  Thu   STG DAY TIME

TENNESSEE RIVER
Florence     18.0  18.0 Wed 5 PM   17.0 17.9 18.0 18.0  18.6 Sat Noon

&&

LAT...LON 3485 8765 3471 8762 3466 8788 3473 8811 3500 8820


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