696  
WGUS54 KMOB 160858  
FFWMOB  
ALC003-013-035-039-041-053-099-FLC033-161500-  
/O.NEW.KMOB.FF.W.0030.200916T0858Z-200916T1500Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL  
358 AM CDT WED SEP 16 2020  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOBILE HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHERN BUTLER COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ALABAMA...  
CONECUH COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ALABAMA...  
COVINGTON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ALABAMA...  
SOUTHWESTERN CRENSHAW COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ALABAMA...  
ESCAMBIA COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ALABAMA...  
SOUTH CENTRAL MONROE COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ALABAMA...  
NORTH CENTRAL BALDWIN COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN ALABAMA...  
NORTHWESTERN ESCAMBIA COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN FLORIDA...  
 
* UNTIL 1000 AM CDT WEDNESDAY.  
 
* AT 355 AM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN IN SOUTHWESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL ALABAMA. BETWEEN 3  
AND 6 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN SO FAR TODAY. FLASH FLOODING IS  
ALREADY OCCURRING.  
 
HAZARD...FLASH FLOODING CAUSED BY HURRICANE RAINBANDS PRODUCING  
EXTREMELY HEAVY RAINFALL THAT ARE ADVANCING INLAND  
 
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...  
ANDALUSIA, ATMORE, OPP, BREWTON, EVERGREEN, FRISCO CITY, STOCKTON,  
MCCULLOUGH, EAST BREWTON, URIAH, MCKENZIE, RIVER FALLS,  
CASTLEBERRY, EXCEL, RED LEVEL, DOZIER, REPTON, HEATH, GANTT AND  
POLLARD.  
 
THIS COULD BECOME A VERY SERIOUS SITUATION LATER TODAY WHERE AND  
WHEN BANDS REPEATEDLY BECOME ALIGNED AND MOVE OVER THE SAME  
LOCALIZED AREA.  
 
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.  
 
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 3133 8756 3163 8713 3163 8663 3151 8619  
3118 8620 3090 8787 3099 8786 3108 8780  
 
FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED  
EXPECTED RAINFALL...5-10 INCHES IN 8 HOURS  
 

 
 
JMM  
 
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