River Statement
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
1055 AM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

...River Statement For The Cahaba River...

Heavy rainfall during the past 24 hours is producing rises on the
Cahaba River at Marion Juntion.  However...levels are expected to
remain below established flood stages...and any overflow along the
river should be of a minor nature.

The Cahaba River At Marion Junction.
 Latest Stage:     9.1 Feet AT 10 AM Saturday.
 Caution Stage:    15.0 Feet.
 Flood Stage:      36.0 Feet.
 Forecast:         Crest near 18.6 Feet early Tuesday morning
                   and then begin to fall.



Please stay tuned to NOAA Weather radio or your local media for later
statements concerning this event.

It is emphasized that these forecasts are based on rainfall that has
already occurred and on additional rainfall expected today and
tonight.  If more rainfall than is currently forecast occurs it may
become necessary to revise these forecasts upward.

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

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For detailed WEB information concerning river stages and forecasts
for Central Alabama...go to:

         http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=bmx

For precipitation analysis...go to:

         www.srh.noaa.gov/serfc/qpfvsmap.shtml

For forecast precipitation...go to:

         www.srh.noaa.gov/serfc/?n=qpfpage

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