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Watches & Warnings

Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 11:31 PM CST Jan. 23, 2019 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Huntsville Alabama has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
DeKalb County in northeastern Alabama...

* until 530 am CST Thursday.

* At 1129 PM CST, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
that heavy rain had fell over the area. The heavy rain has caused
flooding of the big Wills Creek in Fort Payne. Up to two inches of
rain have already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Fort Payne, Rainsville, Henagar, Crossville, Sylvania, Fyffe,
Geraldine, Ider, Valley Head and Hammondville.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


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