Update: Flash Flood Warning issued April 30 at 7:21AM CDT expiring April 30 at 3:00PM CDT by NWS Mobile AL

Event: Flash Flood Warning
Sender Name: NWS Mobile AL
Issued: 2014-04-30T07:22:04-05:00
Expires: 2014-04-30T15:00:00-05:00
WEA Text: Flash Flood Warning this area til 3:00 PM CDT. Avoid flood areas. Check local media. -NWS
Description: THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOBILE HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR…
BALDWIN COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST ALABAMA…
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF BAY MINETTE…
MOBILE COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST ALABAMA…
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF…DOWNTOWN MOBILE…DAUPHIN ISLAND…

* UNTIL 300 PM CDT WEDNESDAY

* AT 716 AM CDT…NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED
FLASH FLOODING OVER THE WARNED AREA.

THIS IS A FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY FOR SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL BALDWIN
COUNTY.
Instruction: TO REPORT FLOODING…HAVE THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY RELAY
YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE IN
MOBILE.

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. THIS IS AN EXTREMELY DANGEROUS AND LIFE
THREATENING SITUATION. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL UNLESS YOU ARE
FLEEING AN AREA SUBJECT TO FLOODING OR UNDER AN EVACUATION ORDER.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE…TURN AROUND…DONT DROWN.

Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Urgency: Immediate
Severity: Severe
Certainty: Likely
Categories: Met,
Area Description: Mobile; Baldwin

Message Identifier: NWS-130404-883900-619888
CAP MessageType: Update
Added note: – Flash Flood Warnings warnings