Flash Flood Watch Continues Until 7 PM for Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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.
The text of the watch is as follows:
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING... 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 Tuscaloosa. * 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 flooding. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.