Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Huntsville, AL

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WGUS44 KHUN 232117
FLWHUN
Bulletin - Immediate Broadcast Requested
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Huntsville AL
417 PM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

...The National Weather Service in HUNTSVILLE AL has issued a Flood
Warning for the following rivers in Alabama...

  Tennessee River at Florence affecting Colbert and Lauderdale
  Counties

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...A flood warning means that flooding along the river
is imminent or occurring. Move to higher ground to escape flood
waters. Residents living along creeks and streams should take
immediate precautions to protect life and property.

Additional information is available at http://water.weather.gov. Once
there...click on the Tennessee Valley to view local river
information.

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ALC033-077-241116-
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/FLOA1.1.ER.180425T0309Z.180426T0500Z.180426T0945Z.NO/
417 PM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

The National Weather Service in HUNTSVILLE AL has issued a Flood
Warning
* from Tuesday evening until Thursday afternoon.
* At 4 PM Monday the stage was 16.5 feet and rising.
* Flood Stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor Flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above Flood Stage by late tomorrow evening and
  crest near 18.1 feet by early Wednesday morning. The river will
  fall below Flood Stage by early Thursday morning.
* Impact...At 18.0 feet...Flooding of McFarland Park begins.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 18.3 feet
  on Sep 7 2011.

&&
RIVER        FLOOD    OBSERVED    12PM  6PM 12AM  6AM        CREST
LOCATION     STAGE  STG DAY TIME   Mon  Mon  Tue  Tue   STG DAY TIME

TENNESSEE RIVER
Florence     18.0  16.5 Mon 4 PM  16.5 16.5 16.9 17.2   18.1 Wed 12 AM

&&

LAT...LON 3485 8765 3471 8762 3466 8788 3473 8811 3500 8820


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