Flash Flood Warning Extended until 4:30 a.m.

Update issued by the National Weather Service, Weather Forecast Office in Birmingham, AL

BULLETIN – Flash Flood Warning

National Weather Service Birmingham AL

1035 PM CDT SAT MAY 20 2017

The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for…

Central Autauga County in Alabama…

Elmore County in east central Alabama…

Lowndes County in south central Alabama…

Southeastern Dallas County in south central Alabama…

Montgomery County in south central Alabama…

* Until 430 AM CDT

* At 1033 PM CDT, broadcast media reported flash flooding across the

warned area. Three to seven inches of rain have fallen.

Flash flooding is already occurring.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include…

Montgomery, Prattville, Millbrook, Wetumpka, Tallassee, Fort

Deposit, Mosses, Hayneville, Meadville, Pike Road, Elmore, Coosada,

Deatsville, Eclectic, Autaugaville, White Hall, Gordonville,

Lowndesboro, Benton and Santuck.

Additional rainfall amounts of one to two inches are possible in the

warned area.


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.