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FGUS84 KBMX 111318  
RVSBMX  
ALC047-105-121330-  
 
HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL  
818 AM CDT SAT JUN 11 2022  
   
..RIVER STATEMENT FOR THE CAHABA RIVER
 
 
THE CAHABA RIVER AT MARION JUNCTION.  
* AT 8:00 AM CDT SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 18.4 FEET.  
* ACTION STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 36.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE TO A CREST OF 18.6 FEET  
THIS AFTERNOON.  
* IMPACT...AT 15.0 FEET...FLOODING AROUND OAKMULGEE CREEK BEGINS AND  
CATTLE NEED TO BE MOVED TO HIGHER GROUND. OVERFLOW OF PASTURE  
LANDS INCREASES AT STAGES ABOVE 20 FEET.  
 
ANOTHER STATEMENT WILL BE ISSUED BY SUNDAY MORNING, OR SOONER IF  
CONDITIONS WARRANT.  
 
PLEASE STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR LOCAL MEDIA FOR  
LATER STATEMENTS CONCERNING THIS EVENT.  
 
IT IS EMPHASIZED THAT THESE FORECASTS ARE BASED ON RAINFALL THAT HAS  
ALREADY OCCURRED AND ON ADDITIONAL RAINFALL EXPECTED DURING THE NEXT  
48 HOURS. IF MORE RAINFALL THAN IS CURRENTLY FORECAST OCCURS IT MAY  
BECOME NECESSARY TO REVISE THESE FORECASTS UPWARD.  
 

 
 
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