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Flash Flood Warning

Statement as of 7:17 AM CDT on May 23, 2018

... The Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 915 am CDT for
eastern Lee County...

At 712 am CDT, Lee County emergency management reported flash
flooding across eastern Lee County, especially in and around Smiths
Station. Several bridges have been washed away, several roads are
impassable, and water has entered a few homes. Please stay off the
roadways in and around this area and never drive into water of
unknown depth. Most of the heaviest rain has moved into Georgia but
some showers are still around. Additionally, the Chattahoochee River
is also rising and this will keep the flooding going on longer due
to runoff issues.

.Three to six inches of rain have already fallen with isolated
higher totals. Flash flooding is already occurring.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Opelika, Smiths, Smiths Station, Beulah, Beauregard, Bleecker, Beans
Mill, Griffen Mill, Ladonia, Monterey Heights and Mount Jefferson.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Lat... Lon 3251 8500 3251 8506 3247 8506 3247 8532
      3260 8542 3273 8545 3273 8543 3274 8543
      3273 8540 3273 8529 3275 8528 3274 8512
      3269 8512 3266 8509 3265 8511 3263 8508
      3262 8509 3258 8507


727 am EDT Wed may 23 2018

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a
* Flood Warning for
the Chattahoochee River near Columbus.
* From this morning until late tonight.
* At 7am Wednesday the stage was 26.4 feet... and
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Forecast to rise above flood stage this morning and continue to
rise to near 27.7 feet by this afternoon.The river will fall below
flood stage by this evening.
* At 28 feet... minor flooding continues along the river upstream
and downstream from the gage on the 14th street bridge. Portions of
the river walk in Columbus will be flooded around one foot deep and
closed to the public. The Phenix City amphitheater on the Alabama
side will begin to flood.

Lat... Lon 3259 8511 3262 8505 3251 8496 3238 8495
      3238 8502 3250 8503

Dense Fog Advisory

Statement as of 7:30 AM CDT on May 23, 2018

Expires 10:00 AM EDT on May 23, 2018

... Dense fog advisory now in effect until 9 am CDT this morning...

* visibility... 1/4 mile or less

* impacts... dense fog will reduce visibility causing hazardous
driving conditions.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A dense fog advisory means visibilities will frequently be
reduced to a quarter mile or less. If driving, slow down, use
your low beam headlights, and leave plenty of distance ahead of

Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Alaska - Special Statement , Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning
California - Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Public Information Statement
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement
Georgia - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Special Statement
Idaho - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Special Statement
Kentucky - Special Statement
Louisiana -
Maine - Frost Advisory
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
Minnesota - Areal Flood Warning , Special Statement
Mississippi - Dense Fog Advisory
Missouri - Flood Warning
Montana - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch
Nevada -
New Mexico -
New York - Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Record Report
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Ohio - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning
Pennsylvania - Record Report
South Carolina - Public Information Statement
Tennessee - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Texas - Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , Special Statement
Virginia - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning
Washington - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Wyoming - Areal Flood Watch

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