Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
1022 AM CDT SUN APR 19 2015


...The flood warning continues for the Black Warrior River At Selden
Lock and Dam...

.Heavy rainfall of 2 to 5 inches has occurred over the past few days
 over the Black Warrior Basin...
and a flood warning remains in effect for the Black Warrior River
At Selden Lock and Dam.

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.

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1022 AM CDT SUN APR 19 2015

...Flood Warning extended until Thursday afternoon...The Flood
Warning continues for
  The Black Warrior River At Selden Lock and Dam.
* until Thursday afternoon...or until the Warning is cancelled.
* At 9:15 AM Sunday the stage Was 90.1 feet.
* Flood Stage is 90.0 feet.
* Minor Flooding is occurring and Minor Flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 92.9 feet by
  early Tuesday morning. The river will fall below Flood Stage early
  Thursday morning.
* Impact...At 90.0 feet...Pasture and wood lands begin to flood.
  Livestock should be moved to higher ground at stages above 90 feet.


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LAT...LON 3277 8782 3256 8769 3251 8782 3262 8784
          3273 8790 3281 8789

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