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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Birmingham AL
730 PM CDT Wed May 5 2021

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Cleburne-Pickens-Tuscaloosa-Jefferson-Shelby-St. Clair-Talladega-
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730 PM CDT Wed May 5 2021

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the counties served by the
National Weather Service office in Birmingham.

.DAY ONE...Outlook through Tonight.

Minor flooding is forecast to continue or develop along portions of
the Alabama, Cahaba, Coosa, Locust Fork, and Tallapoosa river
basins. Please see the latest river flood statements for details.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

Minor flooding is forecast to continue along portions of the
Alabama, Cahaba, Coosa, Locust Fork, and Tallapoosa river basins
through Saturday. Please see the latest river flood statements for
details.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Activation of storm spotters and emergency management is not
expected at this time.

$$

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Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Birmingham AL
821 PM CDT Wed May 5 2021

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in
Alabama...

  Locust Fork At Sayre affecting Tuscaloosa, Walker and Jefferson
  Counties.

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Alabama...

  Black Warrior River At Selden Lock and Dam affecting Greene,
  Marengo and Hale Counties.

.Flooding continues on the Black Warrior River and a flood warning
remains in effect.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

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

&&


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/SAYA1.1.ER.210506T0510Z.210506T1200Z.210506T1255Z.NO/
821 PM CDT Wed May 5 2021

...The Flood Warning is now in effect until tomorrow evening...

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Locust Fork At Sayre.
* Until Thursday evening.
* At 7:00 PM CDT Wednesday the stage was 24.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage just
  after midnight tonight to a crest of 25.2 feet tomorrow morning.
  It will then fall below flood stage tomorrow morning.
* Impact...At 25.0 feet,  Flooding of low lying wood lands and
  agricultural lands along the Locust Fork occurs.


&&

LAT...LON 3371 8694 3358 8705 3345 8733 3347 8737
      3361 8714 3372 8698

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