Alabama flash flooding http://apr.org en Storm, Flood Warnings Issued Throughout Alabama http://apr.org/post/storm-flood-warnings-issued-throughout-alabama <p></p><p>The National Weather Service is warning of severe thunderstorms and flash floods in in several areas of Alabama.</p><p>Forecasters said Tuesday that a storm capable of producing winds of up to 60 mph was spotted 14 miles north of Evergreen and is expected to move northeast at about 35 mph. The severe thunderstorm watch spans several areas of northeast, central and south Alabama.</p><p>Forecasters say the storm is expected to cause rain in areas where the soil is already saturated from a previous round of bad weather.</p> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 21:12:41 +0000 The Associated Press 53635 at http://apr.org Storm, Flood Warnings Issued Throughout Alabama Forecasters Say More Flooding Possible On Ala. Coast http://apr.org/post/forecasters-say-more-flooding-possible-ala-coast <p></p><p>More rain and the chance of floods are headed toward southwest Alabama, which is still drying out from a deluge last week.</p><p>The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch from Friday afternoon through Sunday for an area that includes Mobile and the tourist towns of Gulf Shores and Orange Beach.</p><p>Forecasters say rainfall amounts of 1 inch to 3 inches are expected, and some areas could receive as much as 7 inches of rain.</p> Fri, 09 May 2014 21:00:53 +0000 The Associated Press 51657 at http://apr.org Forecasters Say More Flooding Possible On Ala. Coast NWS: Ala at Risk For Heavy Rains, Strong Winds http://apr.org/post/nws-ala-risk-heavy-rains-strong-winds <p>Forecasters say heavy rains could bring flash flooding to north and central Alabama.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; The National Weather Service says a slow-moving cold front will cause showers and thunderstorms across the northern two-thirds of the state on Tuesday.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; Flash floods are possible mainly along and west of Interstate 65, and forecasters say winds could gust to 40 mph.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; Rains are supposed to diminish overnight, but the system is expected to slow down and bring more heavy rains on Wednesday, mainly south of Interstate 20.</p> Tue, 13 Aug 2013 13:23:29 +0000 The Associated Press 35943 at http://apr.org NWS: Ala at Risk For Heavy Rains, Strong Winds