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WGUS54 KHUN 112359  
FFWHUN  
ALC083-089-120600-  
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL  
659 PM CDT FRI AUG 11 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HUNTSVILLE ALABAMA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
NORTHERN MADISON COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL ALABAMA...  
NORTHERN LIMESTONE COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL ALABAMA...  
 
* UNTIL 100 AM CDT SATURDAY  
 
* AT 657 PM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
PROLONGED HEAVY RAIN FROM THE ELK RIVER IN LIMESTONE COUNTY, EAST  
TO HIGHWAY 53 IN NORTHWESTERN MADISON COUNTY. WITH ALL OF THESE  
STORMS MOVING EAST, EXPECT SEVERAL HOURS OF HEAVY RAINFALL OVER  
ALREADY FLOOD-IMPACTED AREAS. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN  
SHORTLY.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
HUNTSVILLE, MADISON, ATHENS, MOORES MILL, MERIDIANVILLE, REDSTONE  
ARSENAL, HAZEL GREEN, ARDMORE, HARVEST AND TANNER.  
 
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 3 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE  
WARNED AREA.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
A FLASH FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING.  
IF YOU ARE IN THE WARNED AREA MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND IMMEDIATELY.  
RESIDENTS LIVING ALONG STREAMS AND CREEKS SHOULD TAKE IMMEDIATE  
PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3499 8692 3499 8669 3498 8640 3463 8642  
3474 8709 3500 8708  
 

 
 
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