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AL WFO HUNTSVILLE Warnings, Watches, and Advisories

Posted at 4:15 AM, Feb 19, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-19 04:15:46-05

WFO HUNTSVILLE Warnings, Watches and Advisories for Friday, February 22, 2019

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FLOOD WARNING

Flood Statement

National Weather Service Huntsville AL

311 AM CST Tue Feb 19 2019

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Alabama...

Paint Rock River near Woodville affecting Jackson...Madison and

Marshall Counties

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to

recognize flood dangers. If while driving you see water over a road,

turn around, don't drown! The water depth may be too great to allow

your vehicle to cross. Additional information is available at

http://water.weather.gov. Once there, click on the Tennessee Valley

to view local river information.

The Flood Warning continues for the Paint Rock River near Woodville

until Friday evening.

* At 3 AM Tuesday the stage was 14.8 feet and rising.

* Flood Stage is 15.0 feet.

* Minor Flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...Rise above Flood Stage by early this morning and crest

near 16.5 feet by early Thursday afternoon. The river will fall

below Flood Stage by late Friday afternoon.

* Impact...At 16.0 feet...flood waters affect mostly bottomland along

the river...including low lying farm and pasturelands.

* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 16.3 feet

on Dec 11 2018.

RIVER FLOOD OBSERVED 12AM 6AM 12PM 6PM CREST

LOCATION STAGE STG DAY TIME Wed Wed Wed Wed STG DAY TIME

PAINT ROCK RIVER

Woodville 15.0 14.8 Tue 3 AM 14.6 15.1 15.3 15.2 16.5 Thu 12 PM

The Flood Warning continues for the Paint Rock River near Woodville

until Friday evening.

* At 3 AM Tuesday the stage was 14.8 feet and rising.

* Flood Stage is 15.0 feet.

* Minor Flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...Rise above Flood Stage by early this morning and crest

near 16.5 feet by early Thursday afternoon. The river will fall

below Flood Stage by late Friday afternoon.

* Impact...At 16.0 feet...flood waters affect mostly bottomland along

the river...including low lying farm and pasturelands.

* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 16.3 feet

on Dec 11 2018.

RIVER FLOOD OBSERVED 12AM 6AM 12PM 6PM CREST

LOCATION STAGE STG DAY TIME Wed Wed Wed Wed STG DAY TIME

PAINT ROCK RIVER

Woodville 15.0 14.8 Tue 3 AM 14.6 15.1 15.3 15.2 16.5 Thu 12 PM

The Flood Warning continues for the Paint Rock River near Woodville

until Friday evening.

* At 3 AM Tuesday the stage was 14.8 feet and rising.

* Flood Stage is 15.0 feet.

* Minor Flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...Rise above Flood Stage by early this morning and crest

near 16.5 feet by early Thursday afternoon. The river will fall

below Flood Stage by late Friday afternoon.

* Impact...At 16.0 feet...flood waters affect mostly bottomland along

the river...including low lying farm and pasturelands.

* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 16.3 feet

on Dec 11 2018.

RIVER FLOOD OBSERVED 12AM 6AM 12PM 6PM CREST

LOCATION STAGE STG DAY TIME Wed Wed Wed Wed STG DAY TIME

PAINT ROCK RIVER

Woodville 15.0 14.8 Tue 3 AM 14.6 15.1 15.3 15.2 16.5 Thu 12 PM

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