Road closures reported in North Alabama due to flooding, storms on Wednesday

Be advised.

Posted: Mar 17, 2021 5:02 PM
Updated: Mar 17, 2021 10:28 PM

According to the National Weather Service in Huntsville, North Alabama emergency management agencies are reporting that the following roads are impacted:

  • Tree down on AL 168 between Boaz and Kilpatrick
  • Florence: Mitchell Blvd Overpass closed; Veterans Drive from Commerce to Huntsville Rd. closed; access road on Grisholm to Helton Dr. closed; Grisholm, from Helton to Chisolm Rd. closed; access road Grisholm to Cox Creek Pkwy Closed; Helton Drive to Cochran intersection closed. Water over road on CR 103 just off 71; CR 136 flooded @ 3001 County Road 136.
  • CR 63 and Brush Creek in Killen, AL impassable due to water over the road.
  • Miller Road at Little Cove Road flooded and impassable
  • Multiple vehicles stalled on North Jackson Highway at the base of Oneal Bridge due to floodwaters 1 foot deep.
  • Water over intersection of Dunbarton & Woodmore in south Huntsville
  • Flooding on Little Cove and near the intersection of Old Big Cove and Sutton Road.
  • Flooding reported on Rock Cut Rd. Gurley; Brockway Rd. Owens Cross Roads, neighborhood streets in Bristol Creek Subdivision in Owens Cross Roads.
  • Flooding at 6th St & Fennel Rd in eastern Colbert
  • County Road 24 closed, 3/10th of a mile to Hwy 17 at a box culvert in Lauderdale County
  • Multiple vehicles stalled on North Jackson Hwy just before crossing Oneal Bridge in Sheffield due to flooded roadway.
  • Water is rushing off Eva Mountain on Eva Road in Morgan County
  • CR 1514 north of Simcoe, tree down near dead-end away from CR 747
  • CR 85 between Cloverdale and CR 5 has water over the road
  • County Road 1819 in Cullman County, approximately 1.5 miles south of Hwy 69 in Joppa. Water almost to the road at the creek. Will likely be covering the road as rain falls.
  • CR 1755 near Hwy 67 (eastern Cullman Co) water is over the bridge
  • Holly Pond/Brooklyn Rd is flooded
  • Reports of flash flooding on N Jackson Hwy in Sheffield and also on Highway 72 at Milepost 19 (Locust Shores area)
  • CR 85 is closed between Cloverdale and CR 5; CR 298 closed @ slab; CR 534 @ slab. Turner Lindsey Rd. in Rogersville is closed as well
  • County Road 462; CR502; and CR130 closed at the slab.
  • Cedar Hill Road near E. Willow Street Scottsboro, Al 35968 has water running over the road approximately 1ft deep
  • Two trees down on County Road 150 near the intersection of County Road 314.
  • CR 81 @ CR12 Intersection closed, Oakland, AL
  • CR-14 approximately 1 mile from Al Hwy 71 Flat Rock, Al water is reported over the roadway.
  • CR-74 near CR-208 near Big Daddy’s outdoors (Jones creek) is washing over the roadway.

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