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Flood Warning

Statement as of 8:23 PM CDT on June 23, 2017

Expires 2:17 AM EDT on June 28, 2017


The Flood Warning continues for
the Alabama River near Millers Ferry dam
* until late Tuesday night.
* At 7pm Friday the stage was 67.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 66 feet.
* The river will continue rising to near 73.1 feet by early Monday morning. The
river will fall below flood stage by Tuesday evening.
* At 66 feet... farm and pasturelands in the area will flood and cattle should be
moved to higher ground.



Lat... Lon 3215 8726 3205 8719 3203 8732 3184 8738
3184 8756 3215 8749




822 PM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

... Forecast flooding increased from minor to moderate severity... the Flood
Warning continues for
the Alabama River near Claiborne dam - tailwater
* until further notice.
* At 7pm Friday the stage was... 42.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast
* flood stage is 42 feet.
* The river will continue rising to near 48 feet by early Tuesday morning then
begin falling.
* 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

Statement as of 8:22 PM CDT on June 23, 2017

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on June 25, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch in effect through late Saturday night...

The National Weather Service in Mobile has expanded the

* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of Alabama and northwest
Florida, including the following areas, in Alabama, Baldwin
central, Baldwin coastal, Baldwin inland, Butler, Conecuh,
Escambia, Monroe, and Wilcox. In northwest Florida, Escambia
coastal, Escambia inland, Santa Rosa coastal, and Santa Rosa
inland.

* Through late Saturday night

* additional rainfall amounts of 2 to 3 inches with locally higher
amounts possible will fall on saturated ground conditions. These
additional rainfall amounts may result in flash flooding. In
addition to the risk of 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. This is a very dangerous situation.

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





Public Information Statement

Statement as of 5:24 PM CDT on June 23, 2017

Expires 6:30 AM EDT on June 24, 2017


... Additional NWS damage surveys for 06/21/17 tornado event...

.Covington County al tornado...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 95 mph
path length /statute/: 5 miles
path width /maximum/: 75 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jun 21 2017
start time: 6:57 PM CDT
start location: 5 miles southwest of Opp
start lat/lon: 31.2252 / -86.3078

End date: Jun 21 2017
end time: 7:08 PM CDT
end location: 5 miles west of Opp
end lat/lon: 31.2893 / -86.3408

Survey summary: the tornado touched down on Jackson town
Road, just north of Adams Pond Road. A residence experienced
the loss of its roof over an open door garage. Numerous trees
were uprooted in the same area. The tornado continued northwest,
causing sporadic damage mainly to trees, but one home did suffer
some minor roof damage. The tornado crossed Highway 84 and lifted
near Nelson Road.

.Southeast Escambia County al tornado...

Rating: EF-0
estimated peak wind: 75 mph
path length /statute/: 1 mile
path width /maximum/: 25 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jun 21 2017
start time: 3:08 PM CDT
start location: 5 miles west northwest Bradley
start lat/lon: 31.0563 / -86.8075

End date: Jun 21 2017
end time: 3:09 PM CDT
end location: 6 miles west northwest Bradley
end lat/lon: 31.0680 / -86.8119

Survey summary: a brief tornado touchdown occurred in the
Conecuh National Forest. The first observed Point of damage
was on Beaver Creek Road just south of Bradley Road. The
tornado may have started farther to the southeast, but
that area was not accessible. The tornado tracked northwest
across Bradley Road and lifted. Tree damage was observed
along the path.

Ef scale: the Enhanced Fujita scale classifies tornadoes into
the following categories.

EF0... weak... ... 65 to 85 mph
EF1... weak... ... 86 to 110 mph
EF2... strong... .111 to 135 mph
EF3... strong... .136 to 165 mph
EF4... violent... 166 to 200 mph
EF5... violent... >200 mph

Note:
the information in this statement is preliminary and subject to
change pending final review of the events and publication in
NWS storm data.


524 PM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

... Additional NWS damage surveys for 06/21/17 tornado event...

.Covington County al tornado...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 95 mph
path length /statute/: 5 miles
path width /maximum/: 75 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jun 21 2017
start time: 6:57 PM CDT
start location: 5 miles southwest of Opp
start lat/lon: 31.2252 / -86.3078

End date: Jun 21 2017
end time: 7:08 PM CDT
end location: 5 miles west of Opp
end lat/lon: 31.2893 / -86.3408

Survey summary: the tornado touched down on Jackson town
Road, just north of Adams Pond Road. A residence experienced
the loss of its roof over an open door garage. Numerous trees
were uprooted in the same area. The tornado continued northwest,
causing sporadic damage mainly to trees, but one home did suffer
some minor roof damage. The tornado crossed Highway 84 and lifted
near Nelson Road.

.Southeast Escambia County al tornado...

Rating: EF-0
estimated peak wind: 75 mph
path length /statute/: 1 mile
path width /maximum/: 25 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jun 21 2017
start time: 3:08 PM CDT
start location: 5 miles west northwest Bradley
start lat/lon: 31.0563 / -86.8075

End date: Jun 21 2017
end time: 3:09 PM CDT
end location: 6 miles west northwest Bradley
end lat/lon: 31.0680 / -86.8119

Survey summary: a brief tornado touchdown occurred in the
Conecuh National Forest. The first observed Point of damage
was on Beaver Creek Road just south of Bradley Road. The
tornado may have started farther to the southeast, but
that area was not accessible. The tornado tracked northwest
across Bradley Road and lifted. Tree damage was observed
along the path.

Ef scale: the Enhanced Fujita scale classifies tornadoes into
the following categories.

EF0... weak... ... 65 to 85 mph
EF1... weak... ... 86 to 110 mph
EF2... strong... .111 to 135 mph
EF3... strong... .136 to 165 mph
EF4... violent... 166 to 200 mph
EF5... violent... >200 mph

Note:
the information in this statement is preliminary and subject to
change pending final review of the events and publication in
NWS storm data.



Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 8:22 PM CDT on June 23, 2017

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on June 25, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch in effect through late Saturday night...

The National Weather Service in Mobile has expanded the

* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of Alabama and northwest
Florida, including the following areas, in Alabama, Baldwin
central, Baldwin coastal, Baldwin inland, Butler, Conecuh,
Escambia, Monroe, and Wilcox. In northwest Florida, Escambia
coastal, Escambia inland, Santa Rosa coastal, and Santa Rosa
inland.

* Through late Saturday night

* additional rainfall amounts of 2 to 3 inches with locally higher
amounts possible will fall on saturated ground conditions. These
additional rainfall amounts may result in flash flooding. In
addition to the risk of 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. This is a very dangerous situation.

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





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Alabama - Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Alaska - Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Arizona - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Record Report
California - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory, Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Coastal Flood Statement , Public Information Statement
Florida - Flood Warning , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Flash Flood Watch
Hawaii - Special Statement
Idaho - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Illinois - Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Maine - Coastal Flood Statement , Dense Fog Advisory
Maryland - Coastal Flood Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Coastal Flood Statement , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Areal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Montana - Record Report , Record Report
Nevada - Areal Flood Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Watch
New Hampshire - Coastal Flood Statement
New Jersey - Areal Flood Advisory
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , Record Report
New York - Coastal Flood Statement , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Beach Hazard Statement , Special Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Special Statement
Oregon - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Watch
Pennsylvania - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Puerto Rico -
South Carolina - Beach Hazard Statement
South Dakota - Public Information Statement
Tennessee - Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Texas - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Excessive Heat Warning
Vermont - Public Information Statement
Virginia - Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Washington - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report
West Virginia - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Wyoming - Areal Flood Warning

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