Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL
FGUS84 KBMX 232059
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
259 PM CST MON JAN 23 2017
...River Statement For The Catoma Creek...
Rises continue along Catoma Creek following heavy rainfall this
weekend. However...levels are expected to remain below established
flood stages...and any overflow along the river should be of a minor
The Catoma Creek Near U.S. 331 Highway Bridge.
Latest stage: 18.2 feet at 2 PM Monday.
Caution stage: 20.0 feet.
Flood stage: 20.0 feet.
Forecast: Crest near 19.2 feet tomorrow early afternoon
and then begin to fall.
* Impact...At 20.0 feet...Flooding of agricultural lands in the
vicinity of the U.S. 331 Highway Bridge occurs.
Please stay tuned to NOAA Weather radio or your local media for later
statements concerning this event.
Another statement will be issued Tuesday morning...or sooner if
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