River Statement
Issued by NWS Huntsville, AL

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FGUS84 KHUN 220148
RVSHUN
ALC079-230148-
Hydrologic Statement
National Weather Service Huntsville AL
748 PM CST Thu Dec 21 2017

...Rises forecast to occur on the Big Nance Creek at Courtland...

Runoff from recent rainfall is expected to cause river levels to rise
rapidly on the Big Nance Creek. 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 7 PM Thursday the stage was 12.5 feet. Action Stage is 12.0 feet.
Flood Stage is 14.0 feet. The river is forecast to rise to 9.3 feet
by early Sunday evening. At 12.0 feet...The river overflows on County
Road 150 about three quarters of a mile upstream of the gage site...
south of Courtland.

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.

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RIVER        FLOOD    OBSERVED    12PM  6PM 12AM  6AM 12PM  6PM
LOCATION     STAGE  STG DAY TIME   Thu  Thu  Fri  Fri  Fri  Fri

BIG NANCE CREEK
Courtland    14.0  12.5 Thu 7 PM   9.9  9.2  8.5  7.9  7.3  7.2

&&

LAT...LON 3479 8742 3476 8733 3468 8725 3457 8728 3458 8741


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