Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Huntsville, AL

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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
311 PM CDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...MULTIPLE ROUNDS OF HEAVY RAINFALL EXPECTED THROUGH SATURDAY
EVENING...

.HEAVY RAINFALL IS ALREADY ONGOING ACROSS THE TENNESSEE VALLEY
WITH AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES LIKELY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT AND
TOTAL RAINFALL ACCUMULATION OF 2 TO 4 INCHES. GIVEN THE ALREADY
SATURATED SOILS...RUNOFF FROM THIS HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BECOME MORE
PREVALENT CREATING A HIGH POTENTIAL FOR FLASH FLOODING.

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LAUDERDALE-COLBERT-FRANKLIN AL-LAWRENCE-LIMESTONE-MADISON-MORGAN-
MARSHALL-JACKSON-DEKALB-CULLMAN-MOORE-LINCOLN-FRANKLIN TN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MUSCLE SHOALS...
RUSSELLVILLE...MOULTON...ATHENS...HUNTSVILLE...DECATUR...
GUNTERSVILLE...SCOTTSBORO...FORT PAYNE...CULLMAN...LYNCHBURG...
FAYETTEVILLE...WINCHESTER
311 PM CDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF ALABAMA AND SOUTHERN MIDDLE TENNESSEE...INCLUDING
  THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN ALABAMA...COLBERT...CULLMAN...
  DEKALB...FRANKLIN AL...JACKSON...LAUDERDALE...LAWRENCE...
  LIMESTONE...MADISON...MARSHALL AND MORGAN. IN SOUTHERN MIDDLE
  TENNESSEE...FRANKLIN TN...LINCOLN AND MOORE.

* THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING

* HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE ACROSS THE REGION TONIGHT
  THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING BRINGING AN ESTIMATED TOTAL ACCUMULATION
  OF 2 TO 4 INCHES OVER ALREADY SATURATED SOILS.

* SATURATED SOILS FROM RAINFALL OVER THE PAST FEW DAYS ALONG
  WITH THE ADDITIONAL RAINFALL EXPECTED MAY CAUSE FLASH FLOODING
  OF AREA ROADWAYS...LOW LYING AREAS AND URBAN SMALL STREAMS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

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