432  
WGUS44 KBMX 071533  
FLWBMX  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL  
1033 AM CDT THU OCT 7 2021  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BIRMINGHAM AL HAS ISSUED A FLOOD  
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN ALABAMA...  
 
CAHABA RIVER AT CENTREVILLE AFFECTING BIBB, PERRY AND DALLAS  
COUNTIES.  
 
.HEAVY RAINFALL HAS OCCURRED OVER THE PAST FEW DAYS ALONG PORTIONS  
OF THE CAHABA RIVER BASIN AND A FLOOD WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR  
THE CAHABA RIVER AT CENTREVILLE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 

 
 
ANOTHER STATEMENT WILL BE ISSUED BY THIS EVENING, OR SOONER IF  
CONDITIONS WARRANT.  
 

 
 
ALC007-047-105-080345-  
/O.NEW.KBMX.FL.W.0059.211007T2110Z-211008T2313Z/  
/CKLA1.1.ER.211007T2110Z.211008T0000Z.211008T1112Z.NO/  
1033 AM CDT THU OCT 7 2021  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BIRMINGHAM HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE CAHABA RIVER AT CENTREVILLE.  
* FROM THIS AFTERNOON TO TOMORROW EVENING.  
* AT 10:15 AM CDT THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 19.3 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 23.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE LATE  
THIS AFTERNOON TO A CREST OF 24.7 FEET THIS EVENING. IT WILL THEN  
FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE TOMORROW MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 23.0 FEET, PASTURE LANDS BEGIN TO FLOOD IN THE  
CENTREVILLE AREA.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3313 8699 3292 8710 3281 8719 3281 8728  
3294 8719 3314 8704  
 

 
 
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