806  
WGUS44 KMOB 231528  
FLWMOB  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL  
1028 AM CDT MON OCT 23 2017  
 
ALC003-FLC033-232130-  
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
BALDWIN AL-ESCAMBIA FL-  
1028 AM CDT MON OCT 23 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOBILE HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
BALDWIN COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN ALABAMA...  
NORTHWESTERN ESCAMBIA COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN FLORIDA...  
 
* UNTIL 430 PM CDT MONDAY  
 
* AT 1025 AM CDT, RAIN GAUGE OBSERVATIONS INDICATED THAT WIDESPREAD  
AMOUNTS OF 3 TO 6 INCHES OF RAIN FELL OVER A LARGE PORTION OF  
BALDWIN COUNTY AND NORTHWEST ESCAMBIA COUNTY FLORIDA LAST NIGHT,  
WITH ISOLATED AMOUNTS OVER 8 INCHES. WHILE RAIN HAS ENDED,  
FLOODING WILL PERSIST ALONG AREA RIVERS, CREEKS AND STREAMS WELL  
INTO THE AFTERNOON. THE FISH RIVER AT SILVERHILL CRESTED JUST  
BELOW MAJOR FLOOD STAGE LATE LAST NIGHT, AND WILL REMAIN IN  
MODERATE FLOOD STAGE THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON. THE STYX RIVER AT  
ELSANOR IS FORECAST TO CREST NEAR MAJOR FLOOD STAGE THIS MORNING.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
DAPHNE, FAIRHOPE, BAY MINETTE, FOLEY, ROBERTSDALE, POINT CLEAR,  
LOXLEY, LILLIAN, MAGNOLIA SPRINGS, STAPLETON, BON SECOUR,  
SUMMERDALE, SILVERHILL, PERDIDO BEACH AND ELBERTA.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. ALL  
INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS IMMEDIATELY.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3028 8795 3085 8790 3104 8769 3102 8762  
3100 8761 3100 8754 3095 8739 3035 8744  
 

 
 
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