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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
345 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014

ALZ051>064-FLZ001>006-MSZ067-075-076-078-079-181115-
CHOCTAW-WASHINGTON-CLARKE-WILCOX-MONROE-CONECUH-BUTLER-CRENSHAW-
ESCAMBIA-COVINGTON-UPPER MOBILE-UPPER BALDWIN-LOWER MOBILE-
LOWER BALDWIN-INLAND ESCAMBIA-COASTAL ESCAMBIA-INLAND SANTA ROSA-
COASTAL SANTA ROSA-INLAND OKALOOSA-COASTAL OKALOOSA-WAYNE-PERRY-
GREENE-STONE-GEORGE-
345 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
ALABAMA...SOUTHWEST ALABAMA...NORTHWEST FLORIDA AND SOUTHEAST
MISSISSIPPI.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT AND FRIDAY

AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE CENTRAL GULF AND
MOVE NORTHEAST TONIGHT INTO FRIDAY. THIS SYSTEM WILL BRING ANOTHER
ROUND OF HEAVY RAINFALL TO PORTIONS OF THE AREA. A FLASH FLOOD WATCH
IS IN EFFECT FOR LOCATIONS ALONG AND SOUTHEAST OF THE INTESTATE 65
CORRIDOR. IN THESE LOCATIONS...2 TO 4 INCHES OF RAIN IS EXPECTED
WITH LOCALLY HIGHER TOTALS OF 6 INCHES POSSIBLE. THIS HEAVY RAIN MAY
LEAD TO INSTANCES OF FLASH FLOODING AND ADDITIONAL RIVER FLOODING
ACROSS SOUTHERN ALABAMA AND THE WESTERN FLORIDA PANHANDLE. PLEASE
REFER TO UPDATED FLOOD WARNING STATEMENTS FOR THE LATEST RIVER FLOOD
INFORMATION.

THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG AREA BEACHES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SEVERE STORM SPOTTER ARE ENCOURAGED TO RELAY ANY REPORTS OF
FLOODING OR EXCESSIVE RAINFALL TOTALS TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN MOBILE.

$$



Flash Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
253 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014

...A FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR SOUTHERN ALABAMA AND THE
WESTERN FLORIDA PANHANDLE FOR TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...

.A DEVELOPING SYSTEM OVER THE GULF WILL BRING ABUNDANT RAIN TO THE AREA
BEGINNING TONIGHT AND LASTING INTO FRIDAY AFTERNOON. WIDESPREAD RAIN TOTALS
OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ARE LIKELY WITH UP TO 6 INCHES LOCALLY POSSIBLE.

ALZ056-059>064-FLZ001>006-180400-
/O.NEW.KMOB.FF.A.0006.140418T0000Z-140418T2300Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CONECUH-ESCAMBIA-COVINGTON-UPPER MOBILE-UPPER BALDWIN-
LOWER MOBILE-LOWER BALDWIN-INLAND ESCAMBIA-COASTAL ESCAMBIA-
INLAND SANTA ROSA-COASTAL SANTA ROSA-INLAND OKALOOSA-
COASTAL OKALOOSA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EVERGREEN...ATMORE...BREWTON...
EAST BREWTON...ANDALUSIA...OPP...MOBILE...PRICHARD...SARALAND...
BAY MINETTE...TILLMANS CORNER...THEODORE...DAPHNE...FAIRHOPE...
FOLEY...SPANISH FORT...CENTURY...FLOMATON...MOLINO...FERRY PASS...
BRENT...WEST PENSACOLA...BELLVIEW...ENSLEY...MYRTLE GROVE...JAY...
PACE...MILTON...CRESTVIEW...WRIGHT...NICEVILLE...SEMINOLE...
EGLIN AFB
253 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOBILE HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF ALABAMA AND NORTHWEST
  FLORIDA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN ALABAMA...
  CONECUH...COVINGTON...ESCAMBIA...LOWER BALDWIN...LOWER
  MOBILE...UPPER BALDWIN AND UPPER MOBILE. IN NORTHWEST
  FLORIDA...COASTAL ESCAMBIA...COASTAL OKALOOSA...COASTAL SANTA
  ROSA...INLAND ESCAMBIA...INLAND OKALOOSA AND INLAND SANTA
  ROSA.

* FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON

* WIDESPREAD RAIN TOTALS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES WITH UP TO 6 INCHES
  LOCALLY.

* RIVERS ACROSS THE WATCH AREA ARE ALREADY IN FLOOD. THIS ADDITIONAL
  RAINFALL MAY EXACERBATE THE FLOODING ALONG WITH BRINGING INSTANCES
  OF FLASH FLOODING.

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.

&&

$$








Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE, AL
1020 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014


...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN ALABAMA...

  BAYOU SARA AT SARALAND AFFECTING MOBILE COUNTY.
  MOBILE RIVER AT BARRY STEAM PLANT AFFECTING BALDWIN AND MOBILE COUNTIES.

.RECENT HEAVY RAINS HAVE CAUSED SIGNIFICANT RISES ALONG THE RIVER.

SAFETY MESSAGE...
STAY TUNED TO DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO.

&&

ALC003-097-181520-
/O.CON.KMOB.FL.W.0030.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/BCKA1.1.ER.140414T1315Z.140417T1400Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1020 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE MOBILE RIVER AT BARRY STEAM PLANT
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
* AT 9AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 13.3 FEET
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12 FEET
* THE RIVER WILL REMAIN NEAR 13.3 FEET THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING
  AND THEN BEGIN A VERY SLOW FALL.
* AT 12.0 FEET, CONSIDERABLE OVERFLOW OF LOWLANDS IN THE AREA WILL OCCUR AND A FEW
  COUNTY ROADS WILL BECOME FLOODED.

&&

LAT...LON 3114 8797 3114 8792 3099 8792 3068 8796
      3067 8806 3102 8803

$$




Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE, AL
1020 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014


...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN ALABAMA...

  BAYOU SARA AT SARALAND AFFECTING MOBILE COUNTY.
  MOBILE RIVER AT BARRY STEAM PLANT AFFECTING BALDWIN AND MOBILE COUNTIES.

.RECENT HEAVY RAINS HAVE CAUSED SIGNIFICANT RISES ALONG THE RIVER.

SAFETY MESSAGE...
STAY TUNED TO DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO.

&&

ALC097-181520-
/O.CON.KMOB.FL.W.0032.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/SARA1.2.ER.140415T0020Z.140415T1550Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1020 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE BAYOU SARA AT SARALAND
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
* AT 9AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 4.5 FEET
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST
* FLOOD STAGE IS 4 FEET
* THE RIVER WILL RISE TO A STAGE OF 4.7 FEET BY TOMORROW EVENING
  IT WILL REMAIN NEAR 4.7 FEET THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING BEFORE BEGINNING
  A SLOW FALL.
* AT 4.0 FEET, FLOODING OF STREETS BEGINS AND BECOMES WIDESPREAD EAST OF THE
  RAILROAD WHEN THE LEVEL REACHES 5 FEET.

&&

LAT...LON 3084 8808 3083 8804 3082 8805 3082 8808


$$



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