Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
405 PM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

ALC021-020000-
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CHILTON AL-
405 PM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BIRMINGHAM HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR POOR DRAINAGE AREAS
  FOR...
  CENTRAL CHILTON COUNTY IN CENTRAL ALABAMA...

* UNTIL 700 PM CDT

* AT 404 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING.
  OVERFLOWING POOR DRAINAGE AREAS WILL RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  CLANTON...THORSBY...GAP OF THE MOUNTAIN...POOLES CROSSROADS...MITCHELL
  LAKE...I 65 REST AREA...COOPER AND LOMAX.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 3295 8652 3277 8647 3273 8673 3290 8671

$$

89/GSATTERWHITE



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