Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Mobile, AL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
302 PM CDT MON SEP 8 2014

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ESCAMBIA AL-
302 PM CDT MON SEP 8 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOBILE HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  EASTERN ESCAMBIA COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ALABAMA...

* UNTIL 500 PM CDT

* AT 259 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR DETECTED
  STRONG THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING VERY HEAVY RAIN OVER EASTERN ESCAMBIA
  COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ALABAMA. DOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATES THAT 1 TO 2
  INCHES OF RAIN WITH ISOLATED AMOUNTS AROUND 3 INCHES HAVE FALLEN
  OVER THE ADVISORY AREA DURING THE PAST HOUR AND AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO
  1.5 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE AS STORMS SLOWLY MOVE TO THE WEST AND
  NORTHWEST. HEAVY RAINS WILL RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING OF POOR DRAINAGE
  AND LOW LYING AREAS AND PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  US 29 AND CR 43...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RAINFALL RUNOFF WILL CAUSE SMALL CREEKS TO RISE. PONDING OF
WATER AND MINOR FLOODING OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS IN RURAL AREAS CAN ALSO
BE EXPECTED.

NEVER ATTEMPT TO CROSS AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 3099 8669 3102 8688 3108 8702 3126 8701
      3121 8676 3120 8677 3119 8676 3120 8676
      3120 8674 3119 8673 3119 8670 3101 8670

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