Flood Advisory issued by NWS for Elmore County lasting until 7:45 a.m…

Posted at 1:58 a.m. on 5/30/2018-

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Birmingham AL
146 AM CDT WED MAY 30 2018

Elmore AL-Tallapoosa AL-Montgomery AL-Coosa AL-
146 AM CDT WED MAY 30 2018

The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
  Elmore County in east central Alabama...
  Tallapoosa County in east central Alabama...
  Northern Montgomery County in south central Alabama...
  Coosa County in east central Alabama...

* Until 745 AM CDT.

* At 146 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
  thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small stream flooding in 
  the advisory area due to 1 to 2 inches of rain falling on 
  saturated soils.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Montgomery, Prattville, Alexander City, Millbrook, Wetumpka,
  Tallassee, Dadeville, Goodwater, Camp Hill, Rockford, Kellyton,
  Equality, Stewartville, Pike Road, Elmore, Coosada, Deatsville,
  Eclectic, Jacksons' Gap and New Site.


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.