Bayou la Batre, AL (36509)

1:18 PM CDT on May 23, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Driftwood | | Change Station

Elev 89 ft 30.45 °N, 88.22 °W | Updated 24 seconds ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
78.8 °F
Feels Like 80 °F
N
3.6
Wind Variable Wind from West
Gusts 4.9 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.74 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 2000 ft
Scattered Clouds 2700 ft
Scattered Clouds 3800 ft
Heat Index 80 °F
Dew Point 62 °F
Humidity 57%
Rainfall 0.35 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:54 AM 7:45 PM
Waning Crescent, 6% visible
METAR KPQL 231753Z 19008G16KT 160V230 10SM FEW020 SCT027 SCT038 28/23 A2974 RMK AO2 SLP071 60031 T02780228 10283 20233 58008
Pressure 29.74 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 2000 ft
Scattered Clouds 2700 ft
Scattered Clouds 3800 ft
Heat Index 80 °F
Dew Point 62 °F
Humidity 57%
Rainfall 0.35 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:54 AM 7:45 PM
Waning Crescent, 6% visible
METAR KPQL 231753Z 19008G16KT 160V230 10SM FEW020 SCT027 SCT038 28/23 A2974 RMK AO2 SLP071 60031 T02780228 10283 20233 58008

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Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement
Issued: 1:00 PM CDT May. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through late tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southwest Alabama and northwest Florida, including
the following areas, in southwest Alabama, Baldwin central,
Baldwin coastal, Baldwin inland, Mobile central, Mobile
coastal, and Mobile inland. In northwest Florida, Escambia
coastal, Escambia inland, Okaloosa coastal, Okaloosa inland,
Santa Rosa coastal, and Santa Rosa inland.

* Through late tonight

* numerous showers and thunderstorms are still expected through
early this evening along the coastal counties of Alabama and
northwest Florida, especially close to Interstate 10. These
storms have the potential of producing 1 to 3 inches of rain in
a short time, which may lead to localized flash flooding,
particularly in urban areas.

* Urban, low lying, and poor drainage areas will be the most
susceptible to flash flooding. Road closures are possible.

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.




1030 am CDT Tue may 23 2017

The National Weather Service in Mobile has issued a

* urban and small stream flood advisory for...
central Mobile County in southwestern Alabama...

* until 130 PM CDT

* at 1027 am CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain falling due to
thunderstorms across the Mobile Metro area. Doppler radar shows
between 1 and 1.5 inches of rain could fall in an hour's time
across central Mobile County in developing bands of showers and
thunderstorms. This could result urban and small stream flooding
in the advisory area through early afternoon.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Midtown Mobile, downtown Mobile, Prichard, Tillmans Corner,
Saraland, Theodore, Chickasaw, i65 and i165, i65 and al 158, Mobile
regional Airport and i10 and i65.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.


Lat... Lon 3055 8827 3074 8830 3087 8800 3078 8801
      3077 8802 3076 8802 3077 8801 3074 8801
      3053 8806


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527 am CDT Tue may 23 2017

... High rip current risk remains in effect through Wednesday
evening...

* surf... 3 to 5 feet.

* Timing... now through Wednesday.

* Impacts... frequent life-threatening rip currents are expected.
The surf is dangerous for all levels of swimmers.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

There is a high risk of rip currents. Rip currents are life-
threatening to anyone entering the surf. Swim near a lifeguard.
If caught in a rip current remain calm. Don't fight the current.
Swim in a direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape,
face the shore and call or wave for help. If tired, float or
tread water until out of the rip current.