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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
709 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

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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-
709 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE COUNTIES SERVED BY THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN BIRMINGHAM.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

MINOR RIVER FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN TODAY ALONG PORTIONS OF
THE BLACK WARRIOR RIVER BASIN. PLEASE SEE RIVER STATEMENTS FOR
MORE INFORMATION.

A FEW SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS...INCLUDING A SMALL THREAT OF DAMAGING
WINDS OR LARGE HAIL...ARE POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT ACROSS ALL OF
CENTRAL ALABAMA...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL
IS ALSO POSSIBLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

SUNDAY EVENING AND OVERNIGHT SUNDAY NIGHT...ANOTHER ROUND OF
THUNDERSTORMS IS EXPECTED TO PUSH INTO CENTRAL ALABAMA. THIS ROUND
OF STORMS MAY ALSO BE ACCOMPANIED BY DAMAGING WINDS AND LARGE
HAIL...WITH THE ADDED THREAT OF TORNADOES. THE TIME OF THE
GREATEST THREAT IS FROM 9 PM SUNDAY EVENING TO 6 AM MONDAY
MORNING.

MINOR RIVER FLOODING MAY CONTINUE ALONG PORTIONS OF THE TOMBIGBEE
AND BLACK WARRIOR RIVER BASINS THROUGH AT LEAST WEDNESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT MAY BE
NEEDED SUNDAY THROUGH EARLY MONDAY MORNING.

$$




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