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Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Colbert; Lauderdale

NWS Huntsville (Northern Alabama)

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Alabama based on forecasts from the Tennessee Valley Authority... Tennessee River AT Whitesburg affecting Madison...Marshall and Morgan Counties Tennessee River AT Florence affecting Colbert and Lauderdale Counties |

*...(optional) general hydrometeorological synopsis...

*| The Flood Warning continues for The Tennessee River AT Florence.

* Until late Monday night.

* At 10 PM Friday the stage was 21.9 feet.

* Flood Stage is 18.0 feet.

* Minor Flooding is occurring and Minor Flooding is forecast by the Tennessee Valley Authority.

* Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 10 PM Friday was 21.9 feet.

* Forecast from the Tennessee Valley Authority...The river will continue to fall to below Flood Stage by early Monday afternoon.

* Impact...At 21.5 feet...Water covers the parking lot of the Marina at McFarland Park...with extensive flooding occurring at the soccer fields and golf course within the park. Water is also beginning to cover the road that goes underneath U.S. Highways 43 and 72 at the new playground.

* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 21.5 feet on Jul 12 2013. && RIVER FLOOD OBSERVED 12AM 6AM 12PM 6PM CREST LOCATION STAGE STG DAY TIME Sat Sat Sat Sat STG DAY TIME TENNESSEE RIVER Florence 18.0 21.9 Fri 10 PM 21.7 21.7 21.3 19.6 CRESTED &&

Safety message... Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize flood dangers. If while driving you see water over a road, turn around, don`t drown! The water depth may be too great to allow your vehicle to cross. Interests along the Tennessee River should remain alert to rapidly changing river conditions, and stay tuned for later forecast updates from the Tennessee Valley Authority and the National Weather Service forecast office in Huntsville. Additional information is available at http://water.weather.gov. Once there, click on the Tennessee Valley to view local river information.


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Madison; Marshall; Morgan

NWS Huntsville (Northern Alabama)

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Alabama based on forecasts from the Tennessee Valley Authority... Tennessee River AT Whitesburg affecting Madison...Marshall and Morgan Counties Tennessee River AT Florence affecting Colbert and Lauderdale Counties |

*...(optional) general hydrometeorological synopsis...

*| The Flood Warning continues for The Tennessee River AT Whitesburg.

* Until Sunday morning.

* At 10 PM Friday the stage was 18.2 feet.

* Flood Stage is 17.0 feet.

* Minor Flooding is occurring and Minor Flooding is forecast by the Tennessee Valley Authority.

* Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 10 PM Friday was 18.7 feet.

* Impact...At 19.0 feet...The entrance to the Ditto Landing area is underwater...along with much of the boat harbor. Several roads in northeastern Morgan County are underwater...and water is beginning to approach a home on River Loop Road in the Laceys Spring Community.

* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 18.3 feet on Jan 18 2013. && RIVER FLOOD OBSERVED 12AM 6AM 12PM 6PM CREST LOCATION STAGE STG DAY TIME Sat Sat Sat Sat STG DAY TIME TENNESSEE RIVER Whitesburg 17.0 18.2 Fri 10 PM 18.3 18.2 17.8 17.0 CRESTED &&

Safety message... Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize flood dangers. If while driving you see water over a road, turn around, don`t drown! The water depth may be too great to allow your vehicle to cross. Interests along the Tennessee River should remain alert to rapidly changing river conditions, and stay tuned for later forecast updates from the Tennessee Valley Authority and the National Weather Service forecast office in Huntsville. Additional information is available at http://water.weather.gov. Once there, click on the Tennessee Valley to view local river information.


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