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A Flood Warning Remains In Effect Until 8:15 PM CST For Northwestern Cullman And Morgan Counties

A Flood Warning Remains In Effect Until 8:15 PM CST For Northwestern Cullman And Morgan Counties

| February 21, 2019 @ 7:45 pm

At 7:41 PM CST, Doppler radar indicated an area of very heavy rainfall that has fallen across the warned area over the past 1-2 hours Additional light rainfall is expected over the next hour Additionally, emergency management and law enforcement officials have reported some primary roads and numerous roads that were flooded and impassible Some locations that will experience flooding include Decatur, Cullman, Hartselle, Priceville, Good Hope, Falkville, Morgan City, Baldwin, Vinemont and Somerville PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS Turn around, don’t drown when encountering flooded roads Most flood deaths occur in vehicles Also, the road bed may be washed out under the water, and you could be stranded or trapped Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding && LAT LON 3397 8714 3399 8714 3399 8711 3441 8711 3459 8692 3455 8680 3455 8675 3459 8671 3458 8668 3455 8666 3455 8664 3458 8661 3458 8657 3456 8655 3439 8658 3428 8657 3396 8712.

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Heavy Rain & Storms Drenching the Central Alabama Evening

Heavy Rain & Storms Drenching the Central Alabama Evening

| February 21, 2019 @ 6:52 pm

Radar at 6:43 shows a large shield of rain and thunderstorms over much of the northeastern quarter of the state, with a few stronger storms on the southern end now moving north of and approaching the city of Clanton.

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Flash Flood Watch Issued For North Alabama Through Saturday Morning

Flash Flood Watch Issued For North Alabama Through Saturday Morning

| February 21, 2019 @ 6:38 pm

Due to the moderate to high risk of flash flooding expected across North Alabama on Friday, NWS Huntsville has converted all of their county warning area to a Flash Flood Watch. The potential flash flood setup — particularly for areas north of the Tennessee River — is very concerning.

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A Flood Warning Remains In Effect Until 8:45 PM CST For Franklin,  Northwestern Morgan And Central Lawrence Counties

A Flood Warning Remains In Effect Until 8:45 PM CST For Franklin, Northwestern Morgan And Central Lawrence Counties

| February 21, 2019 @ 6:11 pm

At 6:08 PM CST, Doppler radar indicated slow moving, heavy rain showers, with very heavy rainfall across the warned area.

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SPC Mesoscale Discussion: Severe Potential… Watch Unlikely

SPC Mesoscale Discussion: Severe Potential… Watch Unlikely

| February 21, 2019 @ 5:40 pm

Risk for a brief tornado associated with low-topped convection will exist over the next few hours. Watch issuance is not expected.

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Severe Storms Possible Late Saturday/Saturday Night

Severe Storms Possible Late Saturday/Saturday Night

| February 21, 2019 @ 3:12 pm

RADAR CHECK: The most widespread rain at mid-afternoon is over Northwest Alabama; a number of aerial flood warnings and advisories have been issued there. Showers are more scattered in nature over the rest of the state. There is a huge thermal contrast… at mid-afternoon Montgomery soared to 81 degrees south of a warm front, but to the north Haleyville was 36 degrees colder at 45.

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Rain Falling Once Again In North/Central Alabama At Midday

Rain Falling Once Again In North/Central Alabama At Midday

| February 21, 2019 @ 11:45 am

We have some scattered shower activity over the southern parts of Central Alabama, but the coverage of those are not that great at the moment.

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Severe Weather Awareness Week: Lightning

Severe Weather Awareness Week: Lightning

| February 21, 2019 @ 10:00 am

Today, we take a look at our next to the last topic for Severe Weather Awareness Week: Lightning.

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Daily Climate Report for Birmingham: February 20th, 2019

Daily Climate Report for Birmingham: February 20th, 2019

| February 21, 2019 @ 7:05 am

The high in Birmingham for February 20th, 2019 was 61F.  The low was 47F.

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Still Wet Today/Tomorrow; Severe Storms Possible Late Saturday

Still Wet Today/Tomorrow; Severe Storms Possible Late Saturday

| February 21, 2019 @ 6:21 am

SOAKED: Just before daybreak a zone of rain and thunderstorms was lined up across North/Central Alabama near a surface front that has been oscillating across the region over the past few days. South of the front, temperatures are in the low 70s at Mobile and Dothan, while we have 40s north of the front at places like Huntsville and Decatur. The overall pattern won’t change much today; a flood watch remains in effect for the northern half of the state, and we will have occasional rain and a few thunderstorms. For places like Birmingham, Tuscaloosa, Anniston, and Gadsden temperatures will peak in the 57-62 degree range. No risk of severe storms today.

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Southern National Serves ‘Globally Inspired Southern Food’ In Mobile

Southern National Serves ‘Globally Inspired Southern Food’ In Mobile

| February 21, 2019 @ 5:00 am

Friends Duane Nutter and Reggie Washington are raising the fine-dining bar in the Port City.

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Alabama Documentary Up For An Oscar This Weekend

Alabama Documentary Up For An Oscar This Weekend

| February 21, 2019 @ 5:00 am

Hale County is ready for its close-up again.

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On This Day In Alabama History: Thunderbolts Began Lone Season

On This Day In Alabama History: Thunderbolts Began Lone Season

| February 21, 2019 @ 5:00 am

The team was part of the XFL’s partnership between Vince McMahon’s WWF and NBC.

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Heavy Rains Through Weekend Could Affect Alabama Power Lake Levels

Heavy Rains Through Weekend Could Affect Alabama Power Lake Levels

| February 21, 2019 @ 5:00 am

Heavy rains forecast this week could cause Alabama Power lake levels to rise in the coming days.

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Alabama Weather Update at 4:45 a.m.:  Thunder, Heavy Rain Across the I-59 Corridor

Alabama Weather Update at 4:45 a.m.: Thunder, Heavy Rain Across the I-59 Corridor

| February 21, 2019 @ 4:51 am

Rain and storms are occurring across a large area of Central and Northeast Alabama this morning. They are not severe but do have lots of loud thunder and heavy rain. Be alert for flooding.

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Stronger Storms Approaching Montgomery & Wetumpka

Stronger Storms Approaching Montgomery & Wetumpka

| February 20, 2019 @ 7:54 pm

As of 7:45 pm, radar shows the line of thunderstorms continuing to push eastward across Central Alabama, now with all of the activity east of I-59.

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