Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
557 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

ALC015-115-240100-
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CALHOUN AL-ST. CLAIR AL-
557 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BIRMINGHAM HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  WESTERN CALHOUN COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL ALABAMA...
  NORTHEASTERN ST. CLAIR COUNTY IN ALABAMA...

* UNTIL 800 PM CDT

* AT 557 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  RAINBOW CITY...ASHVILLE...RAGLAND...OHATCHEE...STEELE...
  NEELY HENRY LAKE...SOUTHSIDE...
  ALABAMA INTERNATIONAL DRAGWAY AND NEELY HENRY DAM.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF ONE TO TWO INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA.
THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 3395 8616 3390 8614 3390 8611 3386 8610
      3387 8607 3385 8605 3386 8600 3392 8594
      3365 8600 3365 8604 3367 8605 3367 8616
      3370 8618 3369 8620 3367 8620 3368 8626
      3395 8622

$$

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