Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Huntsville, AL

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WGUS44 KHUN 040132
FLWHUN
Bulletin - Immediate Broadcast Requested
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Huntsville AL
732 PM CST WED FEB 3 2016

...The National Weather Service in HUNTSVILLE AL has issued a Flood
Warning for the following rivers in Alabama...

  Big Nance Creek AT Courtland affecting Lawrence COUNTY

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...A flood warning means that flooding along the river
is imminent or occurring. The dangers of rapidly rising water are
more difficult to recognize at night. Move to higher ground to escape
flood waters. Precautions to protect life and property should be
rushed to completion.
Additional information is available at http://water.weather.gov. Once
there...click on the Tennessee Valley to view local river
information.

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ALC079-041532-
/O.NEW.KHUN.FL.W.0006.160204T0132Z-160205T0748Z/
/BNAA1.1.ER.160204T0025Z.160204T1200Z.160205T0148Z.NO/
732 PM CST WED FEB 3 2016

The National Weather Service in HUNTSVILLE AL has issued a Flood
Warning
* from this evening until late Thursday night.
* At 6 PM Wednesday the stage was 14.0 feet and rising.
* Flood Stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor Flooding is occurring and Minor Flooding is forecast.
* Recent activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at
  6 PM Wednesday was 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 15.5 feet by
  tomorrow morning. The river will fall below Flood Stage early
  tomorrow evening.
* Impact...At 16.0 feet...Water begins to cover roads south of
  downtown Courtland.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 15.9 feet
  on Jan 17 2013.

&&


RIVER        FLOOD    OBSERVED    12AM  6AM 12PM  6PM        CREST
LOCATION     STAGE  STG DAY TIME   Thu  Thu  Thu  Thu   STG DAY TIME

BIG NANCE CREEK
Courtland    14.0  14.0 Wed 6 PM  14.8 15.5 15.2 14.3  15.5 Thu 6 AM

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LAT...LON 3479 8742 3476 8733 3468 8725 3457 8728 3458 8741


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