Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Birmingham AL
737 AM CDT WED MAY 23 2018

The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Northeastern Russell County in southeastern Alabama...

* Until 1030 AM CDT.

* At 735 AM CDT, emergency management reported heavy rain across the
  warned area. Two to four inches of rain have already fallen. Flash
  flooding is ongoing. Several roads in the Phenix City area are
  impassable and a few bridges have water up and over them. The
  heaviest rain is now south of Phenix City where possible new
  flooding may occur.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Phenix City, Ladonia, Russell County Sports Complex, Seale, Uchee
  Creek, Fort Mitchell, Ladonia Sports Complex, Fort Mitchell
  Activity Center and Phenix Drag Strip.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

&&

LAT...LON 3228 8492 3225 8518 3247 8515 3247 8506
      3251 8506 3251 8500 3248 8499 3246 8500
      3242 8496 3241 8498 3239 8497 3238 8499
      3238 8497 3237 8499 3236 8498 3233 8501
      3230 8494

$$

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