Decatur, AL

7:56 PM CST on February 20, 2019 (GMT -0600)
Lake Morgan | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning, Areal Flood Watch Active Notice: Areal Flood Watch

Elev 587 ft 34.56 °N, 86.99 °W | Updated 13 seconds ago

Overcast
Overcast
58.1 °F
Feels Like 58.1 °F
N
0
Wind Variable Wind from SE
Gusts 0.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.98 in
Visibility 2.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 600 ft
Dew Point 57 °F
Humidity 95%
Rainfall 0.57 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:28 AM 5:35 PM
Full, 97% visible
METAR KDCU 210153Z AUTO 16004KT 2SM BR OVC006 13/13 A2998 RMK AO2 RAE0056 SLP150 P0000 T01280128
Pressure 29.98 in
Visibility 2.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 600 ft
Dew Point 57 °F
Humidity 95%
Rainfall 0.57 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:28 AM 5:35 PM
Full, 97% visible
METAR KDCU 210153Z AUTO 16004KT 2SM BR OVC006 13/13 A2998 RMK AO2 RAE0056 SLP150 P0000 T01280128

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Flood Warning
Issued: 5:28 PM CST Feb. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Tennessee River at Whitesburg.
* From early this evening until late Monday night.
* At 4 PM Wednesday the stage was 16.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast by the Tennessee Valley authority.
* Forecast from the Tennessee Valley authority... rise above flood
stage by early this evening and crest near 19.0 feet by early
Friday afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage by late
Monday afternoon.
* Impact... at 19.0 feet... the entrance to the ditto Landing area is
underwater... along with much of the Boat Harbor. Several roads in
northeastern Morgan County are underwater... and water is beginning
to approach a home on river loop Road in the Laceys Spring
community.
* Flood history... this crest compares to a previous crest of 18.9 feet
on Jul 11 2013.



River flood observed 12am 6am 12pm 6pm crest
location stage stg day time Thu Thu Thu Thu stg day time

Tennessee River
Whitesburg 17.0 16.8 Wed 4 PM 17.5 17.9 18.2 18.5 19.0 Fri 12 PM


Lat... Lon 3462 8653 3450 8646 3446 8659 3456 8696 3467 8692




Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 1:49 PM CST Feb. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Friday afternoon...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Alabama and southern middle Tennessee, including
the following areas, in Alabama, Colbert, Cullman, DeKalb,
Franklin al, Jackson, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Limestone,
Madison, Marshall, and Morgan. In southern middle Tennessee,
Franklin TN, Lincoln, and Moore.

* Through Friday afternoon

* although heavy rainfall has ended in southern middle Tennessee
and northwest Alabama, and will be this evening in northeast
Alabama, runoff and flooding will continue tonight. Additional
heavy rain is expected at times late Thursday into Friday as
well, but the areal coverage is a bit more uncertain. Also,
additional heavy rain is expected on Saturday and Saturday
night. This watch may need to be extended into the weekend at a
later time. Thus, the Flood Watch will remain in effect through
Friday afternoon.

* Residents should make preparations now if they live in a flood
prone area. This Flood Watch may need to be extended into the
weekend.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.