Showers and thunderstorms are once again in the forecast for West Alabama, and the National Weather Service in Birmingham has extended an existing Flash Flood Watch until 7 p.m. Thursday, June 10.

Heavy rainfall is likely with today's storms, compounding any existing flooding issues from storms that previously brought several inches of rain to the Druid City.

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The text of the watch is as follows:


The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of central Alabama, northwest Alabama and west central
  Alabama, including the following areas, in central Alabama,
  Blount, Jefferson and Walker. In northwest Alabama, Marion and
  Winston. In west central Alabama, Fayette, Lamar, Pickens and

* Through this evening.

* Heavy rainfall has impacted portions of the watch area. Additional
  heavy rainfall is expected to affect portions of the watch area
  now through early this evening and may result in localized


You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

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