Birmingham flooding http://apr.org en Heavy Rains Lead to Flash Flooding in Birmingham http://apr.org/post/heavy-rains-lead-flash-flooding-birmingham <p>Authorities say heavy rains have led to flash flooding in several neighborhoods across the Birmingham metro area.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; Birmingham police reported that parts of Bessemer Road and Third Avenue North were among areas in the city to experience flooding after heavy rains fell Sunday afternoon.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; National Weather Service meteorologist Jim Westland tells Al.com that Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport received 3.17 inches of rain as of 8:30 p.m.<br> Mon, 22 Jul 2013 13:14:19 +0000 The Associated Press 34603 at http://apr.org Heavy Rains Lead to Flash Flooding in Birmingham