August 10, 2022

Weather News Road Conditions

Weather News & Forecast

Flash Flood Warning — Parts of Marengo, Sumter Co. Until 4:15 am

1 min read

The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for…
Marengo County in southwestern Alabama…
Sumter County in west central Alabama…

* Until 415 AM CDT Friday.

* At 1010 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain across the warned area. Between 2 and 7 inches of rain
have fallen. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to begin
shortly.

HAZARD…Flash flooding caused by thunderstorms.

SOURCE…Radar.

IMPACT…Flash flooding of small creeks and streams, urban
areas, highways, streets and underpasses as well as
other poor drainage and low-lying areas.

* Some locations that will experience flash flooding include…
Demopolis, Livingston, York, Linden, Cuba, Jefferson, Sweet Water,
Gainesville, Epes, Myrtlewood, Emelle, Coatopa, Dug Hill, Pin
Hook, Bluffport, The University Of West Alabama, Chickasaw State
Park, Kinterbish, Nanafalia and Boyd.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

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

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

Scott Martin

2022-07-22 03:12:33

All news and articles are copyrighted to the respective authors and/or News Broadcasters. eWeatherNews is an independent Online News Aggregator


Read more from original source here…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

eWeatherNews.Com | Newsphere by AF themes.