Lower Mobile Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 4:28 AM CDT on April 27, 2015

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from 1 PM CDT this afternoon
through early Tuesday afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Mobile has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of southwest Alabama...
northwest Florida and southeast Mississippi... including the
following areas... in southwest Alabama... lower Baldwin... lower
Mobile... upper Baldwin and upper Mobile. In northwest
Florida... coastal Escambia... coastal Okaloosa... coastal Santa
Rosa... inland Escambia... inland Okaloosa and inland Santa
Rosa. In southeast Mississippi... George and stone.

* From 1 PM CDT this afternoon through early Tuesday afternoon

* showers and thunderstorms will spread across the region this
afternoon through Tuesday morning as an area of low pressure
approaches from the northwestern Gulf. Locally heavy rains will be
possible... which could result in rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches
with locally higher totals across locations mainly south of a
Wiggins... Citronelle... Milton... Crestview line.

* Impacts... heavy rainfall occurring over a short period of time
could result in flash flooding on area roadways... as well as on
creeks and streams and other low lying areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.