Issued by NWS Huntsville, AL
FGUS84 KHUN 171714
National Weather Service Huntsville AL
1214 PM CDT FRI APR 17 2015
...Rises forecast to occur on the Paint Rock River at Woodville...
Runoff from rainfall is expected to cause river levels to rise
rapidly on the Paint Rock River. Although it is not expected to reach
Flood Stage...some nuisance flooding of lowlands may still occur. If
additional rainfall occurs...the river could still reach Flood Stage.
At 12 PM Friday the stage was 14.5 feet. Action Stage is 14.0 feet.
Flood Stage is 16.0 feet. The river is forecast to rise to 15.1 feet
by early this evening. At 14.0 feet...the Butler Bottom Lowlands near
the river are flooded. High waters are approaching County Road 20
north of the town of Paint Rock.
All persons with interests along the river should monitor the latest
forecasts...and be prepared to take necessary precautions to protect
life and property from rising river levels.
RIVER FLOOD OBSERVED 12PM 6PM 12AM 6AM 12PM 6PM
LOCATION STAGE STG DAY TIME Fri Fri Sat Sat Sat Sat
PAINT ROCK RIVER
Woodville 16.0 14.5 Fri 12 PM 14.7 15.1 14.7 14.0 13.5 13.2
LAT...LON 3491 8628 3489 8606 3442 8637 3450 8653