Flash Flooding Possible with Strong Storms Today
Heavy rain is possible in West Alabama and across the state as showers and thunderstorms move into the area. The National Weather Service in Birmingham forecasts a 70% chance of showers and thunderstorms today. These storms will be slow-moving and have the potential to produce heavy rainfall. High precipitation amounts could lead to flash flooding in some areas. Showers continue through tomorrow evening and may bring 1 to 2 inches in rain; remember to use caution when driving in flooded areas.