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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Birmingham AL
418 AM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

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Marion-Lamar-Fayette-Winston-Walker-Blount-Etowah-Calhoun-Cherokee-
Cleburne-Pickens-Tuscaloosa-Jefferson-Shelby-St. Clair-Talladega-
Clay-Randolph-Sumter-Greene-Hale-Perry-Bibb-Chilton-Coosa-Tallapoosa-
Chambers-Marengo-Dallas-Autauga-Lowndes-Elmore-Montgomery-Macon-
Bullock-Lee-Russell-Pike-Barbour-
418 AM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the counties served by the
National Weather Service office in Birmingham.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

There is a threat for brief tornadoes and isolated damaging wind
gusts from 11 AM to 7 PM today mainly along and north of a line from
Demopolis to Anniston. A lesser threat may extend as far south as
Interstate 85.

A risk for flash flooding will continue today. An additional 1 to 3
inches of rain is possible through this afternoon over already
saturated ground.

Rainfall the past few days has caused rises on area rivers. Minor
flooding is expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.

A potential for flash flooding may continue into Saturday along a
cold front. Additional rainfall of 1 to 2 inches is possible over
already saturated ground.

Rainfall the past few days has caused rises on area rivers. Minor
flooding may continue into the early part of the upcoming week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Activation of storm spotters and emergency management may be needed
late this morning through this afternoon.

$$



Special Weather Statement

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Birmingham AL
330 PM CDT FRI JUN 23 2017

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Hale-Bibb-Jefferson-Shelby-Perry-Tuscaloosa-
330 PM CDT FRI JUN 23 2017

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT SOUTHEASTERN
TUSCALOOSA...SOUTHWESTERN SHELBY...NORTHWESTERN PERRY...NORTHEASTERN
HALE...BIBB AND SOUTH CENTRAL JEFFERSON COUNTIES...

At 330 PM CDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located
along a line extending from near North Johns to 8 miles southeast of
Moundville. Movement was east at 30 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph are possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Hoover, Alabaster, Bessemer, Pelham, Helena, Hueytown, Calera,
Chelsea, Montevallo, Brent, Centreville, Indian Springs Village, Lake
View, Coaling, Vance, Woodstock, West Blocton, Wilton, North Johns
and Regions Park Or Hoover Met.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may
cause localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

LAT...LON 3340 8708 3339 8655 3271 8724 3283 8766
TIME...MOT...LOC 2030Z 281DEG 25KT 3332 8704 3288 8757

$$

JH/05




Tornado Watch

WATCH COUNTY NOTIFICATION FOR WATCH 365
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
313 PM CDT FRI JUN 23 2017

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/O.CON.KBMX.TO.A.0365.000000T0000Z-170624T0100Z/

TORNADO WATCH 365 REMAINS VALID UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR
THE FOLLOWING AREAS

IN ALABAMA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 6 COUNTIES

IN CENTRAL ALABAMA

BLOUNT                JEFFERSON             ST. CLAIR

IN NORTHEAST ALABAMA

CHEROKEE              ETOWAH

IN WEST CENTRAL ALABAMA

TUSCALOOSA

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF BIRMINGHAM, CENTRE, GADSDEN, HOOVER,
MOODY, ONEONTA, PELL CITY, AND TUSCALOOSA.

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Flash Flood Watch

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Birmingham AL
322 AM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...Heavy Rain and Flooding Possible Across Portions of Central
Alabama...

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/O.CON.KBMX.FF.A.0003.000000T0000Z-170624T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Marion-Lamar-Fayette-Winston-Walker-Blount-Etowah-Pickens-
Tuscaloosa-Jefferson-Shelby-St. Clair-Talladega-Sumter-Greene-
Hale-Perry-Bibb-Chilton-Coosa-Marengo-
Including the cities of Hamilton, Sulligent, Vernon, Fayette,
Double Springs, Jasper, Oneonta, Gadsden, Carrollton, Tuscaloosa,
Birmingham, Hoover, Columbiana, Pelham, Alabaster, Pell City,
Moody, Talladega, Sylacauga, Livingston, Eutaw, Greensboro,
Moundville, Marion, Centreville, Clanton, Rockford, Demopolis,
and Linden
322 AM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH 7 PM TODAY...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of central Alabama, northeast Alabama, northwest
  Alabama, and west central Alabama, including the following
  areas, in central Alabama, Bibb, Blount, Chilton, Coosa,
  Jefferson, Perry, Shelby, St. Clair, Talladega, and Walker. In
  northeast Alabama, Etowah. In northwest Alabama, Marion and
  Winston. In west central Alabama, Fayette, Greene, Hale,
  Lamar, Marengo, Pickens, Sumter, and Tuscaloosa.

* Through 7 PM today.

* Tropical system Cindy has already produced 2 to 4 inches of rain
  with locally higher amounts up to 7 inches. An additional 1 to 3
  inches of rain is possible through this afternoon. There is a
  possibility that the flash flood watch may need to be extended
  due to additional rainfall tonight and into Saturday.

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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