Jackson, AL (36545)

6:25 PM CDT on June 23, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Belview Circle | | Change Station

Elev 330 ft 31.54 °N, 87.89 °W | Updated 12 seconds ago

Rain
Rain
83.0 °F
Feels Like 92 °F
N
4.0
Wind Variable Wind from SW
Gusts 11.0 mph

Today
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Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.92 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 3300 ft
Heat Index 92 °F
Dew Point 76 °F
Humidity 81%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:47 AM 7:59 PM
Waning Crescent, 0% visible
METAR KGZH 232253Z AUTO 20008KT 10SM -RA BKN033 31/23 A2993 RMK AO2 SLP132 P0000 T03060233
Pressure 29.92 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 3300 ft
Heat Index 92 °F
Dew Point 76 °F
Humidity 81%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:47 AM 7:59 PM
Waning Crescent, 0% visible
METAR KGZH 232253Z AUTO 20008KT 10SM -RA BKN033 31/23 A2993 RMK AO2 SLP132 P0000 T03060233

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Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 5:26 PM CDT Jun. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Mobile has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
southwestern Choctaw County in southwestern Alabama...
northwestern Washington County in southwestern Alabama...
northwestern Clarke County in southwestern Alabama...

* until 1130 PM CDT Friday

* at 524 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain across the warned
area. Flash flooding is expected.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Thomasville, Millry, Silas and Coffeeville.

Additional rainfall amounts of 2 to 3 inches are possible in the
warned area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring.
If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately.
Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate
precautions to protect life and property.


Lat... Lon 3199 8767 3197 8767 3144 8845 3185 8847
      3186 8823 3199 8808




955 am CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Tombigbee river near LeRoy
* until further notice.
* At 9 am Friday the stage was 24.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24 feet.
* The river will continue rising to near 27.2 feet by early Monday morning then
begin falling.
* At 24 feet... flooding of low lying farm and pasturelands. Cattle in low
lying areas need to be moved to higher ground.


Lat... Lon 3160 8810 3160 8806 3149 8786 3114 8792
3114 8802 3149 8793




955 am CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Tombigbee river near Coffeeville dam
* until further notice.
* At 9 am Friday the stage was 31 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 29 feet.
* The river will continue rising to near 35.2 feet by Monday morning then begin
falling.
* At 29 feet... pastureland becomes flooded. Livestock need to be moved to higher
ground. Old Ferry Road near the river begins to flood.
* At 40 feet... widespread flooding of Timber and pastureland. Portions of
State Highway 114 east of the river becomes covered by water.


Lat... Lon 3231 8803 3232 8791 3178 8809 3160 8806
3160 8810 3178 8822




951 am CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

... Flood Warning extended until further notice for
the Alabama River near Claiborne dam - tailwater
* from late this afternoon until further notice.
* At 8 am Friday the stage was 40.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 42 feet.
* Forecast to rise above flood stage by late this afternoon and continue to rise
near 47.6 feet by Monday evening.
* At 40 feet... considerable flooding of agricultural land.
* At 42 feet... water begins to inundate the Eureka Landing community. Access to
the community becomes cut-off around 43 feet.
* At 49 feet... recreational areas around The Lock and dam begin to flood.


Lat... Lon 3184 8756 3184 8738 3146 8753 3114 8786
3114 8797 3150 8766




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 1:57 PM CDT Jun. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until 10 PM CDT this
evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of southwest Alabama, including the following area,
Clarke.

* Until 10 PM CDT this evening

* flash flooding remains possible as additional bands of heavy
rain from Cindy's remnant circulation moves east northeast
across Kentucky and Tennessee today.

* Additional rainfall totals up to 3 inches are possible,
especially where the more persistent rain bands set up. Five to
ten inches of rain have already fallen across much of the watch
area since late Tuesday. Any additional heavy rainfall will only
further increase the flooding potential across the area. In
addition to the flash flooding, many area rivers are now in or
will soon go into minor to moderate flood.

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.





Special Statement
Issued: 6:00 PM CDT Jun. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... A line of strong thunderstorms will affect the following
counties... northwestern Mobile... southern Washington... south central
Clarke... George... southern Perry... Greene and stone counties until
645 PM CDT...

At 600 PM CDT, the strong thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from near Chatom to 10 miles west of Saucier,and moving
east at 20 mph.

Winds in excess of 30 mph will be possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Wiggins, Citronelle, Lucedale, Leakesville, Wagarville, Perkinston,
McHenry, Gulfcrest, Deer Park, Tibbie, Beaumont, Calvert, McLain,
Fruitdale, McIntosh and Wilmer.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.


Lat... Lon 3082 8934 3091 8924 3091 8914 3100 8914
      3143 8864 3144 8771 3086 8832 3079 8839
      3079 8842 3074 8845 3073 8888 3068 8889
      3068 8924 3065 8924 3065 8934
time... Mot... loc 2300z 253deg 18kt 3144 8823 3059 8931



600 PM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

... A line of strong thunderstorms will affect the following
counties... northwestern Mobile... southern Washington... south central
Clarke... George... southern Perry... Greene and stone counties until
645 PM CDT...

At 600 PM CDT, the strong thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from near Chatom to 10 miles west of Saucier,and moving
east at 20 mph.

Winds in excess of 30 mph will be possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Wiggins, Citronelle, Lucedale, Leakesville, Wagarville, Perkinston,
McHenry, Gulfcrest, Deer Park, Tibbie, Beaumont, Calvert, McLain,
Fruitdale, McIntosh and Wilmer.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.


Lat... Lon 3082 8934 3091 8924 3091 8914 3100 8914
      3143 8864 3144 8771 3086 8832 3079 8839
      3079 8842 3074 8845 3073 8888 3068 8889
      3068 8924 3065 8924 3065 8934
time... Mot... loc 2300z 253deg 18kt 3144 8823 3059 8931


556 PM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

... A line of strong thunderstorms will affect the following
counties... northwestern Monroe... south central Choctaw... northern
Washington... Clarke... Wilcox and southeastern Wayne counties until
730 PM CDT...

At 556 PM CDT, the strong thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from near dannelly Reservoir to near Chatom,and moving east
at 20 mph.

Winds in excess of 30 mph will be possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Jackson, Thomasville, Camden, Grove Hill, Chatom, Saint Stephens,
LeRoy, Whatley, Pine Hill, Millry, Coffeeville, Vredenburgh, Fulton,
Yellow Bluff and dannelly Reservoir.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.


Lat... Lon 3227 8744 3220 8736 3220 8733 3214 8728
      3214 8725 3212 8726 3208 8719 3205 8718
      3205 8686 3199 8686 3144 8764 3145 8860
      3199 8786 3199 8767 3200 8763 3213 8762
      3213 8752 3224 8752 3227 8748
time... Mot... loc 2256z 268deg 16kt 3214 8722 3145 8830


556 PM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

... A line of strong thunderstorms will affect the following
counties... northwestern Monroe... south central Choctaw... northern
Washington... Clarke... Wilcox and southeastern Wayne counties until
730 PM CDT...

At 556 PM CDT, the strong thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from near dannelly Reservoir to near Chatom,and moving east
at 20 mph.

Winds in excess of 30 mph will be possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Jackson, Thomasville, Camden, Grove Hill, Chatom, Saint Stephens,
LeRoy, Whatley, Pine Hill, Millry, Coffeeville, Vredenburgh, Fulton,
Yellow Bluff and dannelly Reservoir.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.


Lat... Lon 3227 8744 3220 8736 3220 8733 3214 8728
      3214 8725 3212 8726 3208 8719 3205 8718
      3205 8686 3199 8686 3144 8764 3145 8860
      3199 8786 3199 8767 3200 8763 3213 8762
      3213 8752 3224 8752 3227 8748
time... Mot... loc 2256z 268deg 16kt 3214 8722 3145 8830