906  
WGUS54 KMOB 152209  
FFWMOB  
ALC097-160600-  
/O.NEW.KMOB.FF.W.0025.200915T2209Z-200916T0600Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL  
509 PM CDT TUE SEP 15 2020  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOBILE HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHWESTERN MOBILE COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN ALABAMA...  
 
* UNTIL 100 AM CDT WEDNESDAY.  
 
* AT 507 PM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED  
HEAVY RAIN FALLING ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. FLASH FLOODING IS  
ALREADY OCCURRING.  
 
HAZARD...FLASH FLOODING CAUSED BY HEAVY RAIN ASSOCIATED WITH  
HURRICANE SALLY.  
 
SOURCE...DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED GAUGES.  
 
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...  
GRAND BAY, BAYOU LA BATRE, DAUPHIN ISLAND, CODEN, ALABAMA PORT,  
KIREWAKRA, DIXON CORNER, DELCHAMPS, FOWL RIVER, SOUTH ORCHARD,  
LAURENDINE, FAUSTINAS, MON LOUIS, SMITHPORT, BAYLEYS CORNER, BELLE  
FONTAINE AND SUNNY COVE.  
 
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 3 TO 6 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE  
WARNED AREA THROUGH THIS EVENING. POTENTIAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 18  
TO 22 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE THROUGH WEDNESDAY.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE  
DANGERS OF FLOODING.  
 
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL  
CREEKS AND STREAMS, COUNTRY ROADS, FARMLAND, AND OTHER LOW LYING  
SPOTS.  
 
PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHEN YOU  
CAN DO SO SAFELY.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3047 8840 3051 8809 3038 8810 3032 8813  
3024 8806 3022 8832 3024 8832 3027 8812  
3032 8815 3031 8820 3036 8820 3037 8825  
3032 8824 3032 8827 3037 8827 3038 8840  
3039 8840 3039 8839 3040 8840  
 
FLASH FLOOD...RADAR AND GAUGE INDICATED  
 

 
 
JFP  
 
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