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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Birmingham AL
643 PM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

Cleburne-Pickens-Tuscaloosa-Jefferson-Shelby-St. Clair-Talladega-
643 PM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Through Tonight.

A threat of flash flooding, area flooding, and river flooding, will
continue through tonight.

.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.


Activation of storm spotters and emergency management is not expected
at this time.


Flood Warning

Flood Warning
National Weather Service Birmingham AL
532 PM CDT FRI JUN 23 2017

Talladega AL-Elmore AL-Calhoun AL-Shelby AL-Etowah AL-Jefferson AL-
Tallapoosa AL-Cleburne AL-Clay AL-Walker AL-Chilton AL-Blount AL-
St. Clair AL-Coosa AL-
532 PM CDT FRI JUN 23 2017

The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
  Talladega County in east central Alabama...
  Northwestern Elmore County in east central Alabama...
  Calhoun County in east central Alabama...
  Shelby County in Alabama...
  Etowah County in northeastern Alabama...
  Jefferson County in Alabama...
  Northwestern Tallapoosa County in east central Alabama...
  Southwestern Cleburne County in east central Alabama...
  Clay County in east central Alabama...
  Southeastern Walker County in Alabama...
  Northeastern Chilton County in Alabama...
  Blount County in Alabama...
  St. Clair County in Alabama...
  Coosa County in east central Alabama...

* Until 830 PM CDT

* At 531 PM CDT, Emergency Management and local Law Enforement
  reported showers and a few thunderstorms with heavy rain. One to
  two inches or rain will potentially fall the next few hours, with
  locally higher amounts possible. This rainfall on already
  saturated ground will cause dangerous rises in area creeks and
  streams and significant ponding of water.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Birmingham, Hoover, Gadsden, Vestavia Hills, Prattville, Alabaster,
  Bessemer, Homewood, Anniston, Pelham, Oxford, Mountain Brook,
  Trussville, Helena, Hueytown, Talladega, Alexander City, Millbrook,
  Gardendale and Sylacauga.


Keep children away from storm drains, culverts, creeks and streams.
Water levels can rise rapidly and sweep children away.

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 3410 8630 3418 8619 3420 8584 3329 8565
      3311 8565 3309 8561 3245 8640 3275 8638
      3299 8666 3307 8693 3316 8697 3317 8703
      3325 8703 3347 8734 3349 8727 3350 8726
      3352 8731 3397 8677 3426 8649



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