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Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 2:29 AM CST Jan. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Huntsville Alabama has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Jackson County in northeastern Alabama...
DeKalb County in northeastern Alabama...

* until 830 am CST Monday

* at 224 am CST, reports from emergency managers and automated rain
gauges indicated ongoing flooding over portions of the warned
area, with 2 to 4 inches of rain observed. Although much of the
heavier rainfall has ended, residual flooding will continue.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Scottsboro, Fort Payne, Rainsville, Bridgeport, Little River Canyon
National preserve, Henagar, Stevenson, Collinsville, Crossville and
Sylvania.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


Lat... Lon 3448 8558 3437 8563 3426 8577 3424 8584
      3420 8585 3420 8611 3440 8612 3446 8607
      3451 8610 3453 8615 3460 8616 3460 8632
      3463 8636 3483 8633 3487 8635 3495 8629
      3493 8626 3499 8631 3498 8560 3453 8551


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Wind Advisory
Issued: 3:22 AM CST Jan. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 6 PM CST this evening...

* timing and areas affected... all of north Alabama and southern
middle Tennessee through 6 PM CST this evening.

* Winds... northwest winds around 25 mph with gusts between 35 and
40 mph.

* Impacts... winds of this magnitude will blow around unsecured
lawn items... and make driving difficult for high profile
vehicles.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained wind speeds of at least
25 mph... or gusts of at least 35 mph... are expected across the
affected area. Winds this strong can make driving difficult...
especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution. In
addition... ensure all loose outdoor objects remain secure...
including patio furniture and trash cans.