Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Mobile, AL

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Watch
National Weather Service Mobile AL
1226 PM CDT Sat May 26 2018

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY
EVENING FOR EXTREME SOUTHEAST MISSISSIPPI...SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH
CENTRAL ALABAMA AND THE WESTERN FLORIDA PANHANDLE...

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Choctaw-Wilcox-Butler-Crenshaw-
Including the cities of Butler, Lisman, Silas, Camden, Pine Hill,
Greenville, Brantley, and Luverne
1226 PM CDT Sat May 26 2018

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

The National Weather Service in Mobile has expanded the

* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of south central Alabama
  and southwest Alabama, including the following areas, in south
  central Alabama, Butler, Crenshaw, and Wilcox. In southwest
  Alabama, Choctaw.

* From 7 PM CDT this evening through Tuesday evening

* Subtropical Storm Alberto is expected to advance northward
  across the Gulf of Mexico this weekend and move into the north
  central Gulf coast region Monday night. This system will bring
  excessive rainfall to the watch area through Tuesday evening.
  Rainfall amounts of 6 to 12 inches closer to the coast and 4 to
  7 inches inland are possible with locally higher amounts up to
  double these values. Excessive rainfall amounts will have the
  potential to result in significant 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.

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Washington-Clarke-Monroe-Conecuh-Escambia-Covington-Mobile Inland-
Baldwin Inland-Mobile Central-Baldwin Central-Mobile Coastal-
Baldwin Coastal-Escambia Inland-Escambia Coastal-
Santa Rosa Inland-Santa Rosa Coastal-Okaloosa Inland-
Okaloosa Coastal-Greene-Stone-George-
Including the cities of Chatom, Millry, Grove Hill, Jackson,
Thomasville, Homewood, Monroeville, Evergreen, Atmore, Brewton,
Flomaton, Andalusia, Opp, Citronelle, Saraland, Stockton, Mobile,
Prichard, Theodore, Bay Minette, Daphne, Fairhope, Foley,
Spanish Fort, Bayou La Batre, Dauphin Island, Grand Bay,
Fort Morgan, Gulf Shores, Orange Beach, Century, Molino,
Walnut Hill, Beulah, Ensley, Fort Pickens, Pensacola,
Pensacola Beach, Perdido Bay, Jay, Milton, Bagdad, Gulf Breeze,
Navarre, Crestview, Destin, Eglin AFB, Fort Walton Beach,
Niceville, Seminole, Valparaiso, Wright, Leakesville, McLain,
Wiggins, and Lucedale
1226 PM CDT Sat May 26 2018

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of Alabama, northwest Florida, and southeast
  Mississippi, including the following areas, in Alabama,
  Baldwin Central, Baldwin Coastal, Baldwin Inland, Clarke,
  Conecuh, Covington, Escambia, Mobile Central, Mobile Coastal,
  Mobile Inland, Monroe, and Washington. In northwest Florida,
  Escambia Coastal, Escambia Inland, Okaloosa Coastal, Okaloosa
  Inland, Santa Rosa Coastal, and Santa Rosa Inland. In
  southeast Mississippi, George, Greene, and Stone.

* From 7 PM CDT this evening through Tuesday evening

* Subtropical Storm Alberto is expected to advance northward
  across the Gulf of Mexico this weekend and move into the north
  central Gulf coast region Monday night. This system will bring
  excessive rainfall to the watch area through Tuesday evening.
  Rainfall amounts of 6 to 12 inches closer to the coast and 4 to
  7 inches inland are possible with locally higher amounts up to
  double these values. Excessive rainfall amounts will have the
  potential to result in significant 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.

&&

$$



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