Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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Flash Flood Statement
National Weather Service Birmingham AL
1056 AM CDT SUN JUN 18 2017

ALC051-101-181645-
/O.CON.KBMX.FF.W.0016.000000T0000Z-170618T1645Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Elmore AL-Montgomery AL-
1056 AM CDT SUN JUN 18 2017

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1145 AM CDT FOR
SOUTHWESTERN ELMORE AND NORTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY COUNTIES...

At 1053 AM CDT, rainfall amounts have decreased across the warned
area, however, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms that are
developing across northeast Lowndes and southeast Autauga Counties
and will approach the warned area over the next few hours. Up to two
inches of rain have already fallen and more rainfall is possible
with the approaching thunderstorms from the west. Already saturated
grounds will be prone to flash flooding.

Some locations that may experience flooding include...
Montgomery, Wetumpka, Pike Road, Montgomery Zoo, Boylston, Hyundai
Motors Of Alabama, Alabama State University, Auburn University In
Montgomery, Bob Woodruff Lake, Emerald Mountain, Eastdale Mall, Mount
Meigs, Snowdoun, Blue Ridge, Pinedale, Lagoon Park, Gunter Air Force
Base, Alabama State Capitol, Montgomery Riverwalk Stadium and
Mitylene.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

&&

LAT...LON 3256 8606 3222 8605 3224 8634 3257 8627

$$

JH/05



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