Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Mobile, AL

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WGUS84 KMOB 180140
FLSMOB
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Mobile, AL
740 PM CST Sat Feb 17 2018


...The flood warning continues for the following rivers 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.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

ALC023-025-129-190140-
/O.EXT.KMOB.FL.W.0001.000000T0000Z-180220T0920Z/
/CLDA1.1.ER.180209T1131Z.180216T1800Z.180220T0320Z.NO/
740 PM CST Sat Feb 17 2018

...Flood Warning extended until late Monday night...The Flood Warning continues
for
  the Tombigbee River Near Coffeeville Dam
* until late Monday night.
* At 7PM Saturday the stage was 35.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 29 feet.
* The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by Monday before
  midnight.
* At 40 feet...Widespread flooding of timber and pastureland. Portions of
  State Highway 114 east of the river becomes covered by water.

&&

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

$$

ALC023-025-129-190140-
/O.EXT.KMOB.FL.W.0002.000000T0000Z-180221T0100Z/
/LRYA1.1.ER.180210T0617Z.180217T0200Z.180220T1900Z.NO/
740 PM CST Sat Feb 17 2018

...Flood Warning extended until Tuesday evening...The Flood Warning continues
for
  the Tombigbee River Near Leroy
* until Tuesday evening.
* At 7PM Saturday the stage was 27.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24 feet.
* The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by Tuesday early
  afternoon.
* At 24 feet...Flooding of low lying farm and pasturelands begins. Cattle in
  low lying areas 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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