310  
WGUS54 KBMX 041703  
FFWBMX  
ALC009-055-115-041900-  
/O.NEW.KBMX.FF.W.0016.210504T1703Z-210504T1900Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL  
1203 PM CDT TUE MAY 4 2021  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BIRMINGHAM HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHEASTERN BLOUNT COUNTY IN CENTRAL ALABAMA...  
NORTHERN ST. CLAIR COUNTY IN CENTRAL ALABAMA...  
ETOWAH COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN ALABAMA...  
 
* UNTIL 200 PM CDT.  
 
* AT 1203 PM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. FLASH FLOODING IS ONGOING OR  
EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
HAZARD...FLASH FLOODING CAUSED BY THUNDERSTORMS.  
 
SOURCE...DOPPLER RADAR.  
 
IMPACT...FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN AREAS,  
HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER  
DRAINAGE AND LOW LYING AREAS.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLASH FLOODING INCLUDE...  
GADSDEN, RAINBOW CITY, ONEONTA, ATTALLA, HOKES BLUFF, SPRINGVILLE,  
BLOUNTSVILLE, CLEVELAND, DALLAS, GLENCOE, ASHVILLE, SARDIS CITY,  
LOCUST FORK, STEELE, ALTOONA, SNEAD, SUSAN MOORE, WALNUT GROVE,  
REECE CITY AND ALLGOOD.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3384 8675 3390 8671 3409 8656 3413 8634  
3410 8630 3415 8622 3420 8604 3419 8587  
3415 8584 3411 8584 3411 8583 3406 8577  
3395 8576 3395 8587 3390 8598 3389 8615  
3382 8639 3379 8659  
 
FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED  
 

 
 
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