Flash Flood Watch issued July 27 at 3:27PM CDT until July 28 at 9:00PM CDT by NWS Huntsville
Colbert; Cullman; De Kalb; Franklin; Jackson; Lauderdale; Lawrence; Limestone; Madison; Marshall; Morgan
...Flash Flood Watch for Friday morning through Friday evening...
.A cold front approaching from the north will bring widespread
showers and thunderstorms across much of the Tennessee Valley
during Friday. Total rainfall amounts should range in the one and
one half to two inch range, however some spots could receive
locally higher amounts, due to very high amounts of moisture
present in the atmosphere. Runoff from very heavy showers could
produce flash flooding of flood prone areas.
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY
The National Weather Service in Huntsville has issued a
* Flash Flood Watch for portions of Alabama and southern middle
Tennessee, including the following areas, in Alabama, Colbert,
Cullman, De Kalb, Franklin AL, Jackson, Lauderdale, Lawrence,
Limestone, Madison, Marshall, and Morgan. In southern middle
Tennessee, Franklin TN, Lincoln, and Moore.
* From Friday morning through Friday evening
* Showers and thunderstorms will affect the region during Friday,
producing generally one and one half to two inches of rainfall.
However localized amounts of over 3 inches are possible,
especially if showers repeatedly affect an area, coupled with
the very high amounts of moisture in the atmosphere.
* Locations around the Tennessee Valley that recently received
heavy rainfall would be more susceptible to flash flooding.
A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.
You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.