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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
648 PM CST THU DEC 25 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN ALABAMA...

  PAINT ROCK RIVER NEAR WOODVILLE AFFECTING JACKSON...MADISON AND
  MARSHALL COUNTIES

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO
RECOGNIZE FLOOD DANGERS. IF WHILE DRIVING YOU SEE WATER OVER A
ROAD...TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN! THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO
ALLOW YOUR VEHICLE TO CROSS.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT HTTP://WATER.WEATHER.GOV. ONCE
THERE...CLICK ON THE TENNESSEE VALLEY TO VIEW LOCAL RIVER
INFORMATION.

&&

ALC071-089-095-261448-
/O.EXT.KHUN.FL.W.0012.000000T0000Z-141226T1942Z/
/WDVA1.1.ER.141225T1104Z.141225T2230Z.141226T1342Z.NO/
648 PM CST THU DEC 25 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE PAINT ROCK RIVER NEAR WOODVILLE.
* UNTIL FRIDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT 6 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 16.7 FEET AND HAS CRESTED.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* RECENT ACTIVITY...THE MAXIMUM RIVER STAGE IN THE 24 HOURS ENDING AT
  6 PM THURSDAY WAS 16.7 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY
  FRIDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 16.0 FEET...FLOOD WATERS AFFECT MOSTLY BOTTOMLAND ALONG
  THE RIVER...INCLUDING LOW LYING FARM AND PASTURELANDS.
* FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 17.5 FEET
  ON MAY 7 2013.

&&


RIVER        FLOOD    OBSERVED    12AM  6AM 12PM  6PM        CREST
LOCATION     STAGE  STG DAY TIME   FRI  FRI  FRI  FRI   STG DAY TIME

PAINT ROCK RIVER
WOODVILLE    16.0  16.7 THU 6 PM  16.5 16.2 15.5 14.7   CRESTED

&&

LAT...LON 3491 8628 3489 8606 3442 8637 3450 8653


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