Issued by NWS Huntsville, AL
FGUS84 KHUN 020318
National Weather Service Huntsville AL
918 PM CST TUE DEC 1 2015
...Rises forecast to occur on the Tennessee River at Whitesburg...
Runoff from rainfall is expected to cause river levels to rise
rapidly on the Tennessee River. Although it is not expected to reach
Flood Stage...some nuisance flooding of lowlands may still occur. If
additional rainfall occurs...the river could still reach Flood Stage.
At 8 PM Tuesday the stage was 11.3 feet. Action Stage is 15.0 feet.
Flood Stage is 17.0 feet. The river is forecast to rise to 13.7 feet
by early Thursday afternoon.
All persons with interests along the river should monitor the latest
forecasts...and be prepared to take necessary precautions to protect
life and property from rising river levels.
RIVER FLOOD OBSERVED 12AM 6AM 12PM 6PM 12AM 6AM
LOCATION STAGE STG DAY TIME Wed Wed Wed Wed Thu Thu
Whitesburg 17.0 11.3 Tue 8 PM 11.8 12.4 12.8 13.2 13.4 13.6
LAT...LON 3462 8653 3450 8646 3446 8659 3456 8696 3467 8692