Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Huntsville, AL

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WGUS44 KHUN 231816
FLWHUN
Bulletin - Immediate Broadcast Requested
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Huntsville AL
1216 PM CST MON JAN 23 2017

...Forecast Flooding Changed from Minor to Moderate Severity for the
following rivers in Alabama...
  Flint River at Brownsboro affecting Madison COUNTY

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.

&&

ALC089-240816-
/O.EXT.KHUN.FL.W.0002.000000T0000Z-170124T1837Z/
/BSBA1.2.ER.170123T1104Z.170124T0000Z.170124T1237Z.NO/
1216 PM CST MON JAN 23 2017

...forecast flooding increased from Minor to Moderate Severity...The
Flood Warning continues for
  the Flint River at Brownsboro.
* until Tuesday afternoon.
* At 11 AM Monday the stage was 18.3 feet and rising.
* Flood Stage is 17.0 feet.
* Minor Flooding is occurring and Moderate Flooding is forecast.
* Recent activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at
  11 AM Monday was 18.3 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 19.0 feet by
  early this evening. The river will fall below Flood Stage tomorrow
  morning.
* Impact...At 19.0 feet...Water begins to flood yards on the
  downstream side of the Brownsboro Road bridge.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 19.2 feet
  on Feb 4 2016.

&&
RIVER        FLOOD    OBSERVED    12PM  6PM 12AM  6AM        CREST
LOCATION     STAGE  STG DAY TIME   Mon  Mon  Tue  Tue   STG DAY TIME

FLINT RIVER
Brownsboro   17.0  18.3 Mon 11 AM  N/A 19.0 18.4 17.2  19.0 Mon 6 PM

&&

LAT...LON 3476 8649 3475 8638 3461 8639 3447 8647 3454 8655


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