996  
WGUS84 KHUN 172040  
FLSHUN  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL  
340 PM CDT TUE APR 17 2018  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN  
ALABAMA...  
 
PAINT ROCK RIVER NEAR WOODVILLE AFFECTING JACKSON...MADISON AND  
MARSHALL COUNTIES  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
SAFETY MESSAGE...DO NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE THROUGH A FLOODED ROAD. THE  
DEPTH OF WATER IS NOT ALWAYS OBVIOUS. AS LITTLE AS TWO FEET OF WATER  
WILL CARRY MOST CARS AWAY. ALSO...THE ROAD BED MAY BE WASHED OUT  
UNDER THE WATER...AND YOU COULD BE STRANDED OR TRAPPED.  
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT HTTP://WATER.WEATHER.GOV. ONCE  
THERE...CLICK ON THE TENNESSEE VALLEY TO VIEW LOCAL RIVER  
INFORMATION.  
 

 
 
ALC071-089-095-172110-  
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/WDVA1.1.ER.180416T0400Z.180416T2130Z.180417T1734Z.NO/  
340 PM CDT TUE APR 17 2018  
 
FORECAST INFORMATION FOR  
PAINT ROCK RIVER NEAR WOODVILLE.  
* AT 3 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 15.6 FEET AND FALLING.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET.  
* NO FLOODING IS CURRENTLY FORECAST.  
* IMPACT...AT 16.0 FEET...FLOOD WATERS AFFECT MOSTLY BOTTOMLAND ALONG  
THE RIVER...INCLUDING LOW LYING FARM AND PASTURELANDS.  
* FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 16.5 FEET  
ON FEB 7 2010.  
 

 
RIVER FLOOD OBSERVED 12PM 6PM 12AM 6AM CREST  
LOCATION STAGE STG DAY TIME TUE TUE WED WED STG DAY TIME  
 
PAINT ROCK RIVER  
WOODVILLE 16.0 15.6 TUE 3 PM N/A 15.5 14.8 13.5 CRESTED  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3491 8628 3489 8606 3442 8637 3450 8653  
 

 
 
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