Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Birmingham AL
817 PM CDT Wed Apr 18 2018


...The flood warning continues for the Black Warrior River At Selden
Lock and Dam...

As of 7PM Wednesday, the Black Warrior River at Selden Lock remained
just above minor flood stage, though observations show water levels
are steadily falling. The river should fall below minor flood stage
tonight.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive cars through flooded areas.  Turn Around...Don`t Drown.

Another statement will be issued by Thursday morning...or sooner if
conditions warrant.

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817 PM CDT Wed Apr 18 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Black Warrior River At Selden Lock and Dam.
* until Thursday morning...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:15 PM Wednesday the stage was 90.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 90.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage
  tonight.
* Impact...At 90.0 feet...Pasture and wood lands begin to flood.
  Livestock should be moved to higher ground at stages above 90 feet.


&&

LAT...LON 3277 8782 3256 8769 3251 8782 3262 8784
          3273 8790 3281 8789

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