Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
956 PM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

...The National Weather Service in BIRMINGHAM AL has issued a Flood
Warning for the following rivers in Alabama...

  Tombigbee River At Bevill Lock and Dam Affecting Greene...Hale...
  Marengo...Pickens and Sumter Counties.

.Heavy rainfall over the past several days has occurred over the Tombigbee Basin and additional periods of rainfall will occur through Sunday night...
...and a flood warning is now in effect for the Tombigbee River.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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

&&

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956 PM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

The National Weather Service in BIRMINGHAM AL has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Tombigbee River At Bevill Lock and Dam.
* from Sunday evening to Wednesday morning...or until the Warning is
  cancelled.
* At  8:00 PM Saturday The stage Was 119.6 feet.
* Flood Stage is 122.0 feet.
* Minor Flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above Flood Stage by tomorrow late evening  and
  continue to rise to near 123.7 feet by Monday evening. The river
  will fall below Flood Stage by Tuesday evening.
* Impact...At 122.0 feet...Cattle in low-lying areas of Southern
  Pickens County should be moved to higher ground. Cattle are cutoff
  in lowlands of Southern Pickens County at stages above 122 feet.

&&

LAT...LON 3321 8827 3307 8816 3287 8813 3285 8822
          3301 8825 3320 8832

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