073  
WGUS54 KBMX 141813  
FFWBMX  
ALC081-142115-  
/O.NEW.KBMX.FF.W.0036.180814T1813Z-180814T2115Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL  
113 PM CDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BIRMINGHAM HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
WESTERN LEE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL ALABAMA...  
 
* UNTIL 415 PM CDT.  
 
* AT 113 PM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO  
BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
AUBURN, OPELIKA, NOTASULGA, BEAUREGARD, AUBURN UNIVERSITY,  
LOACHAPOKA, ROBERT G. PITTS AIRPORT, CHEWACLA STATE PARK AND  
ROXANA.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL  
CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN AREAS, HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS  
WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.  
 
PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHEN YOU  
CAN DO SO SAFELY.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3247 8535 3248 8544 3250 8544 3250 8549  
3257 8566 3258 8566 3258 8569 3265 8570  
3270 8569 3270 8568 3271 8568 3271 8562  
3267 8550 3261 8530  
 

 
 
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