Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
1258 PM CDT THU JUL 23 2015

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JEFFERSON AL-BIBB AL-SHELBY AL-TUSCALOOSA AL-
1258 PM CDT THU JUL 23 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BIRMINGHAM HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR MINOR FLOODING IN POOR DRAINAGE AREAS FOR...
  SOUTHERN JEFFERSON COUNTY IN CENTRAL ALABAMA...
  NORTHERN BIBB COUNTY IN CENTRAL ALABAMA...
  SHELBY COUNTY IN CENTRAL ALABAMA...
  SOUTHEASTERN TUSCALOOSA COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL ALABAMA...

* UNTIL 300 PM CDT

* AT 1255 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE AREA. ONE TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAS
  FALLEN IN SOME AREAS AND ANOTHER ONE TO TWO INCHES IS POSSIBLE
  DURING THE NEXT HOUR. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING ESPECIALLY IN
  LOW LYING AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING...AND IN AREAS WITH POOR
  DRAINAGE.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  SOUTHERN BIRMINGHAM...HOOVER...VESTAVIA HILLS...ALABASTER...
  BESSEMER...HOMEWOOD...PELHAM...MOUNTAIN BROOK...HELENA...
  HUEYTOWN...IRONDALE...LEEDS...CALERA...FAIRFIELD...CHELSEA...
  MONTEVALLO...CHILDERSBURG...COLUMBIANA...WILSONVILLE AND PLEASANT
  GROVE.

LAT...LON 3339 8741 3355 8652 3355 8648 3350 8648
      3350 8638 3339 8638 3337 8635 3335 8634
      3334 8637 3329 8636 3327 8641 3328 8643
      3326 8642 3324 8644 3324 8646 3320 8646
      3319 8650 3317 8650 3314 8648 3308 8744

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