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Alabama, Cleburne

Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 8:58 PM CDT on August 20, 2014

Expires 1:00 AM EDT on August 21, 2014


The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued an

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for minor flooding of poor
drainage areas in...
east central Calhoun County in east central Alabama...
this includes the city of fort McClellan...
central Cleburne County in east central Alabama...
this includes the city of Heflin...

* until midnight CDT

* at 857 PM CDT heavy rainfall of 1 to 2 inches has fallen over the
past hour with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible as a
second storm may move over the same area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 3357 8532 3362 8579 3377 8580 3391 8539
      3386 8537 3381 8537 3380 8536



Special Statement

Statement as of 8:44 PM CDT on August 20, 2014

Expires 10:30 PM EDT on August 20, 2014


... Significant weather advisory for Cleburne County until 930 PM
CDT...

At 844 PM CDT... the National Weather Service was tracking strong
thunderstorms along a line extending from Mars hills to 7 miles
southwest of Abernathy... and moving east at 15 mph.

Wind gusts up to 40 mph are expected with these storms... along with
heavy rain and frequent dangerous lightning.

Locations in or near the path of these storms include...
Fruithurst...
Mars hills...
Abernathy...
Muscadine...
Trickem...

Torrential rain... which may flood low lying areas such as ditches and
underpasses... is also likely. Do not drive your vehicle on a flooded
roadway.


Lat... Lon 3359 8558 3363 8568 3363 8566 3365 8564
      3377 8564 3381 8559 3384 8559 3385 8563
      3387 8563 3387 8560 3389 8560 3389 8553
      3392 8553 3394 8539 3354 8531
time... Mot... loc 0144z 278deg 12kt 3386 8543 3357 8548



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