806  
WGUS84 KBMX 182039  
FLSBMX  
 
FLOOD ADVISORY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL  
339 PM CDT SAT AUG 18 2018  
 
ALC091-182345-  
/O.NEW.KBMX.FA.Y.0196.180818T2039Z-180818T2345Z/  
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
MARENGO AL-  
339 PM CDT SAT AUG 18 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BIRMINGHAM HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...  
SOUTHERN MARENGO COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN ALABAMA...  
 
* UNTIL 645 PM CDT.  
 
* AT 339 PM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO  
THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.  
OVER TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN IN PORTIONS OF THE  
ADVISORY AREA.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
THOMASTON, SWEET WATER, MYRTLEWOOD, PUTNAM, FREDDIE JONES FIELD,  
SHAWNEE, NANAFALIA, CONSUL, MAGNOLIA, WAYNE, SURGINER, MILLER,  
DIXONS MILL, VINELAND, HALF ACRE, OCTAGON, CLAYHILL, NICHOLSVILLE  
AND CALVARY.  
 
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, COUNTRY ROADS, FARMLAND, AND OTHER LOW LYING  
SPOTS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3206 8812 3207 8809 3206 8807 3208 8804  
3211 8805 3214 8804 3215 8802 3218 8801  
3224 8801 3230 8747 3227 8747 3227 8751  
3225 8752 3213 8752 3213 8762 3200 8763  
3200 8767 3199 8767 3199 8799 3200 8811  
 

 
 
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