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Lat: 34.79N, Lon: 86.96W
Wx Zone: ALZ005 CWA Used: HUN

Alabama Drought Monitor

The Alabama Drought monitor is a subset of the United States Monitor, issued every Thursday morning, based on drought conditions the previous Tuesday. The map below shows the current drought level around the state, and the percent of Alabama land area in each drought level compared to the previous week.

Read an explanation of the drought intensities and what they mean.

Alabama Drought Monitor

Alabama Hydrologic Information Statement

Note that if drought conditions are not being experienced, or in the case of river flooding or heavy rain, this statement may be used to indicate river flows or flood potential.

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HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
109 PM CST MON DEC 21 2015

...PERIODS OF HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK...WITH
LOCALIZED FLOODING POSSIBLE...

SEVERAL ROUNDS OF MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINFALL WILL OCCUR ACROSS NORTH
ALABAMA AND PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN MIDDLE TENNESSEE THROUGH EARLY NEXT
WEEK AS MULTIPLE STORM SYSTEMS MOVE ACROSS THE REGION. STORM TOTAL
RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 3 TO 4 INCHES ARE EXPECTED...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
AMOUNTS POSSIBLE. THESE HIGHER RAINFALL TOTALS WILL DEPEND ON THE
COVERAGE OF THUNDERSTORMS ON WEDNESDAY OF THIS WEEK AND THE
SUNDAY/MONDAY TIMEFRAME OF NEXT WEEK...POSSIBLY INCREASING THE STORM
TOTAL AMOUNTS BY 2 TO 3 INCHES.

MINOR PONDING OF WATER ON AREA ROADWAYS AND IN LOW-LYING AREAS IS
EXPECTED DURING THIS TIME...WITH MINOR FLOODING OF CREEKS AND RIVERS
POSSIBLE AS WELL.

THERE IS STILL UNCERTAINTY WITH THE EVENTUAL TRACK OF THESE STORM
SYSTEMS THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK...SO STAY TUNED FOR FURTHER UPDATES
TO THE FORECAST FOR NORTH ALABAMA AND PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN MIDDLE
TENNESSEE. 

FOR ADDITIONAL HYDROLOGIC INFORMATION...VISIT OUR WEBSITE AT
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/HUNTSVILLE /ALL LOWER CASE/.

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