Alabama flood warning http://apr.org en Forecasters Issue Flash Flood Warnings In Alabama http://apr.org/post/forecasters-issue-flash-flood-warnings-alabama <p>Heavy rains have prompted the National Weather Service to issue flash flood warnings for several Alabama counties.</p><p>Huntsville forecasters placed northwest Madison County under a flood warning Thursday until 6 p.m. CDT. A warning was also in effect until 5:15 p.m. for central Morgan County, southeast Limestone County, southeast Lawrence and northwest Cullman County.</p><p>Meteorologist Jennifer Schuller says the weather service received many phone calls from people reporting heavy rain and roads blocked by flooding in north Alabama.</p> Thu, 04 Jul 2013 20:17:45 +0000 The Associated Press 33524 at http://apr.org Forecasters Issue Flash Flood Warnings In Alabama NWS Says Snow Could Follow Rain, Watch Issued http://apr.org/post/nws-says-snow-could-follow-rain-watch-issued <P>Forecasters say the rain that's been soaking north Alabama for days could turn into snow before it ends.</P> <P>The National Weather Service issued a winter storm watch for much of the area, saying parts of north Alabama could receive 1 to 4 inches of snow.</P> <P>Forecasters say snow could begin overnight Wednesday and continue possibly into Friday in some places.</P> <P>Forecasters say the biggest threat is northeast of Birmingham, particularly in higher elevations.</P> <P>Some areas have received as much as 6 inches of rain since Sunday, and the snow could begin as a new blast of c Wed, 16 Jan 2013 23:29:13 +0000 The Associated Press 23320 at http://apr.org NWS Says Snow Could Follow Rain, Watch Issued Rains, Flooding Threat Continues in Alabama http://apr.org/post/rains-flooding-threat-continues-alabama <DIV> <P>Rivers are rising and flooding continues to be a threat as rain keeps falling in Alabama.</P> <P>A flood warning is in effect for most of northern and western Alabama, and a flood watch covers the rest of the region.</P> <P>The National Weather Service says as much as 1 inch of additional rain could fall Wednesday, increasing flooding problems since the ground already is saturated with water.</P> <P>Forecasters say the Flint River is more than a foot above flood level in Madison County, and the Paint Rock River is 2 feet above flood level in Jackson County and rising.</P> <P>Low- Wed, 16 Jan 2013 13:52:22 +0000 The Associated Press 23286 at http://apr.org Rains, Flooding Threat Continues in Alabama North Alabama Remains Under Flood Threat http://apr.org/post/north-alabama-remains-under-flood-threat <P>Forecasters say north Alabama remains under a flood threat following storms that will dump as much as 7 inches of rain on the region before they leave the state.</P> <P>Heavy downpours caused flooding in northwest Alabama on Monday, and the weather service says northeast Alabama is now most at risk.</P> <P>Forecasters have issued a flood warning that includes all or parts of Colbert, DeKalb, Jackson, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Limestone, Madison, Marshall and Morgan counties.</P> <P>Forecasters say parts of the Tennessee Valley received as much as 5 inches of rain overnight, and 2 more inches Tue, 18 Sep 2012 13:24:16 +0000 The Associated Press 18004 at http://apr.org North Alabama Remains Under Flood Threat