Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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WGUS84 KBMX 280108
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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Birmingham AL
808 PM CDT Sun May 27 2018


...The flood warning continues for the Catoma Creek Near The U.S. 331
Highway Bridge...

.Heavy rainfall is forecast in association with Alberto. This will produce
sharp rises along Catoma Creek near the U.S. 331 Highway Bridge. Flood
stage will be reached by Tuesday afternoon and reach crest by Wednesday
morning. Changes in the forecast rain amounts will affect the subsequent
stages.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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

&&

ALC101-281307-
/O.CON.KBMX.FL.W.0022.180530T0200Z-180531T1218Z/
/CATA1.1.ER.180530T0200Z.180530T1200Z.180531T0018Z.NO/
808 PM CDT Sun May 27 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Catoma Creek Near The U.S. 331 Highway Bridge.
* from Tuesday evening to Thursday morning...or until the Warning is
  cancelled.
* AT  7:00 PM Sunday the stage was 2.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Tuesday night and continue to
  rise to near 21.2 feet by Wednesday morning. The river will fall
  below flood stage by Wednesday evening.
* Impact...At 20.0 feet...Flooding of agricultural lands in the
  vicinity of the U.S. 331 Highway Bridge occurs.

&&

LAT...LON 3228 8629 3230 8631 3232 8640 3236 8640
          3231 8630 3228 8627

$$




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