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FGUS84 KHUN 190907
RVSHUN
ALC033-077-200906-
Hydrologic Statement
National Weather Service Huntsville AL
307 AM CST Tue Feb 19 2019

...Rises forecast to occur on the Tennessee River at Florence...

Additional runoff from forecast rainfall is expected to cause river
levels to rise on the Tennessee River. It is expected to reach Flood
Stage during Wednesday.

At 2 AM Tuesday the stage was 17.5 feet. Action Stage is 16.0 feet.
Flood Stage is 18.0 feet. The river is forecast to rise to 17.8 feet
by early this evening.

At 21.5 feet...Water covers the parking lot of the Marina at
McFarland Park...with extensive flooding occurring at the soccer
fields and golf course within the park. Water is also beginning to
cover the road that goes underneath U.S. Highways 43 and 72 at the
new playground.

All persons with interests along the river should monitor the latest
forecasts, and be prepared to take necessary precautions to protect
life and property from rising river levels.

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RIVER FLOOD OBSERVED 12PM 6PM 12AM 6AM 12PM 6PM
LOCATION STAGE STG DAY TIME Tue Tue Wed Wed Wed Wed

TENNESSEE RIVER
Florence 18.0 17.5 Tue 2 AM 17.7 17.8 17.7 17.8 17.6 18.5

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LAT...LON 3485 8765 3471 8762 3466 8788 3473 8811 3500 8820







WGUS64 KHUN 190840
FFAHUN

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Watch
National Weather Service Huntsville AL
240 AM CST Tue Feb 19 2019

...Heavy rainfall expected at times through Saturday...

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Lauderdale-Colbert-Franklin AL-Lawrence-
Including the cities of Florence, Muscle Shoals, Sheffield,
Tuscumbia, Russellville, Red Bay, Moulton, and Town Creek
240 AM CST Tue Feb 19 2019

...FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY
AFTERNOON...

The Flood Watch is now in effect for

* A portion of northwest Alabama, including the following areas,
Colbert, Franklin AL, Lauderdale, and Lawrence.

* From 3 pm today through 6 pm Friday

* Periods of moderate to heavy rain showers are expected starting
this afternoon and lasting through Wednesday. Additional heavy
showers and a few thunderstorms are expected Thursday night
through Saturday night. Additional rain totals of 4 to 6 inches
are expected through Saturday night, with locally higher amounts
possible. Surface soil conditions are saturated and much of
this rainfall will occur as runoff. Many of the local rivers and
streams are expected to go into flood as a result.

* Residents should make preparations now if they live in a flood
prone area. This Flood Watch may need to be extended into the
weekend.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.

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FGUS84 KHUN 190140
RVSHUN
ALC033-077-200139-
Hydrologic Statement
National Weather Service Huntsville AL
740 PM CST Mon Feb 18 2019

...Rises forecast to occur on the Tennessee River at Florence...

Additional runoff from forecast rainfall is expected to cause river
levels to rise on the Tennessee River. It is expected to reach
Flood Stage during Wednesday.

At 6 PM Monday the stage was 17.6 feet. Action Stage is 16.0 feet.
Flood Stage is 18.0 feet. The river is forecast to rise to 17.8 feet
by early tomorrow evening, and rise above 18 feet on Wednesday.

At 21.5 feet...Water covers the parking lot of the Marina at
McFarland Park...with extensive flooding occurring at the soccer
fields and golf course within the park. Water is also beginning to
cover the road that goes underneath U.S. Highways 43 and 72 at the
new playground.

All persons with interests along the river should monitor the latest
forecasts, and be prepared to take necessary precautions to protect
life and property from rising river levels.

&&


RIVER FLOOD OBSERVED 12AM 6AM 12PM 6PM 12AM 6AM
LOCATION STAGE STG DAY TIME Tue Tue Tue Tue Wed Wed

TENNESSEE RIVER
Florence 18.0 17.6 Mon 6 PM 17.8 17.8 17.8 17.8 17.8 17.6

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LAT...LON 3485 8765 3471 8762 3466 8788 3473 8811 3500 8820



FGUS84 KHUN 181656
RVSHUN
ALC033-077-191656-
Hydrologic Statement
National Weather Service Huntsville AL
1056 AM CST Mon Feb 18 2019

...Rises forecast to occur on the Tennessee River at Florence...

Runoff from rainfall is expected to cause river levels to rise
rapidly on the Tennessee River, and some nuisance flooding of
lowlands may occur. The river could potentially reach Flood Stage
by Wednesday morning.

At 9 AM Monday the stage was 16.0 feet. Action Stage is 16.0 feet.
Flood Stage is 18.0 feet.

All persons with interests along the river should monitor the latest
forecasts, and be prepared to take necessary precautions to protect
life and property from rising river levels.

&&

RIVER FLOOD OBSERVED 12PM 6PM 12AM 6AM 12PM 6PM
LOCATION STAGE STG DAY TIME Mon Mon Tue Tue Tue Tue

TENNESSEE RIVER
Florence 18.0 16.0 Mon 9 AM 16.0 16.8 16.8 17.1 17.1 17.5

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LAT...LON 3485 8765 3471 8762 3466 8788 3473 8811 3500 8820




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