Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Mobile, AL

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WGUS84 KMOB 191717
FLSMOB
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Mobile, AL
1117 AM CST Tue Feb 19 2019


...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Alabama...

  Tombigbee River Near Coffeeville Dam affecting Choctaw...Clarke and Washington
  Counties.
  Tombigbee River Near Leroy affecting Choctaw...Clarke and Washington Counties.

.Recent heavy rains have caused significant rises along the river.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...
Stay tuned to developments by listening to NOAA Weather radio.

&&

ALC023-025-129-201716-
/O.EXT.KMOB.FL.W.0016.190221T1525Z-000000T0000Z/
/CLDA1.1.ER.190221T1525Z.190224T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1117 AM CST Tue Feb 19 2019

...Flood Warning extended until further notice for
  the Tombigbee River Near Coffeeville Dam
* From late Thursday morning until further notice.
* At 10 AM Tuesday the stage was 18.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 29 feet.
* Forecast to rise above flood stage by late Thursday morning and continue to
  rise near 34.7 feet by Sunday morning. Additional rises are possible
  thereafter.
* At 29 feet...Pastureland becomes flooded. Livestock should be moved to higher
  ground. Old Ferry Road near the river begins to flood.

&&

LAT...LON 3231 8805 3232 8791 3178 8809 3160 8804
 3160 8810 3178 8822

$$

ALC023-025-129-201716-
/O.EXT.KMOB.FL.W.0017.190221T2000Z-000000T0000Z/
/LRYA1.1.ER.190221T2000Z.190224T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1117 AM CST Tue Feb 19 2019

...Flood Warning extended until further notice for
  the Tombigbee River Near Leroy
* From Thursday early afternoon until further notice.
* At 11 AM Tuesday the stage was 18.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24 feet.
* Forecast to rise above flood stage by Thursday early afternoon and continue to
  rise near 27.2 feet by Sunday morning. Additional rises are possible
  thereafter.
* At 24 feet...Flooding of low lying farm and pasturelands begins. Cattle in low
  lying areas should be moved to higher ground.
* At 30 feet...Roads leading into the Powersouth power plant will begin to
  flood, along with roads along the east side of the river.

&&

LAT...LON 3160 8810 3160 8804 3149 8786 3114 8792
 3114 8802 3149 8793

$$



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