566  
WGUS44 KBMX 240120  
FLWBMX  
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL  
720 PM CST FRI FEB 23 2018  
 
...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 ACROSS NORTHERN MISSISSIPPI AND ADDITIONAL RAINFALL EXPECTED THIS WEEKEND WILL PRODUCE SOME FLOODING ON THE UPPER TOMBIGBEE RIVER BASIN  
AND A FLOOD WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR THE BEVILL LOCK AND DAM.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS. TURN AROUND...DON'T DROWN.  
 
ANOTHER STATEMENT WILL BE ISSUED BY SATURDAY MORNING...OR SOONER IF  
CONDITIONS WARRANT.  
 

 
 
ALC063-065-091-107-119-241320-  
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/AVLA1.1.ER.180225T1300Z.180227T0000Z.180228T0142Z.NO/  
720 PM CST FRI FEB 23 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BIRMINGHAM AL HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE TOMBIGBEE RIVER AT BEVILL LOCK AND DAM.  
* FROM SUNDAY MORNING TO WEDNESDAY MORNING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS  
CANCELLED.  
* AT 6:00 PM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 119.5 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 122.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY SUNDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE TO  
RISE TO NEAR 124.1 FEET BY MONDAY EVENING. THE RIVER WILL FALL  
BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY TUESDAY EVENING.  
 

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

 
 
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