Alabama flooding

Alabama Weather
4:13 pm
Fri May 30, 2014

Flooding Threat Continues On Ala. Coast

A byproduct of the rain is a high risk of dangerous rip currents on beaches in Mobile and Baldwin counties.
Credit National Weather Service

Forecasters say Alabama's coast remains under a flooding threat following heavy rains, and more precipitation is on the way.

Some areas already have received as much as 4 inches of rain in the last two days, and the weather service says another 4 inches could fall in spots by Saturday morning.

Rainfall totals of 1 inch to 3 inches are expected across a wide area of southwest Alabama.

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Alabama Weather
5:12 pm
Tue July 23, 2013

Storms Cause Flash Flooding In Alabama

Strong thunderstorms caused downpours that resulted in flash flooding in parts of Alabama.
Credit http://www.srh.noaa.gov/bmx/ / National Weather Service

Strong thunderstorms caused downpours that resulted in flash flooding in parts of Alabama.


The weather service didn't report any severe weather associated with the storms on Tuesday, but the downpours created headaches for some.


Streets flooded in parts of Jefferson County and Birmingham, causing traffic tie-ups. The weather service said flash flooding was likely near Montgomery, with deluges of as much as 2 inches of rain possible in a short time.

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Arts & Life
7:54 am
Fri July 5, 2013

Some Roads Closed, Homes Flooded in Alabama

The National Weather Service says flood watches and warnings continue for most of Alabama.
http://www.srh.noaa.gov/bmx

Flood watches and warnings continued for much of Alabama, as heavy rain continued to fall on already saturated ground.

   In northern Alabama, emergency managers reported flooding across parts of central Morgan and much of central and eastern Lawrence counties.

   In Moulton, authorities said several roads were impassable and several houses had flooded near the city's downtown area.

   Authorities said numerous roads were also impassable in and around Decatur and Hartselle.

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Arts & Life
7:52 am
Wed January 16, 2013

Rains, Flooding Threat Continues in Alabama

A snapshot of today's forecast.
www.srh.noaa.gov

Rivers are rising and flooding continues to be a threat as rain keeps falling in Alabama.


A flood warning is in effect for most of northern and western Alabama, and a flood watch covers the rest of the region.


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.

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