7:00 pm 9/5/22 Update:

The Flood Watch is no longer in effect for the Tennessee Valley. Scattered showers and storms will remain in the forecast through the end of the week! Locally heavy rain will still be possible with any shower or storm that develops. This could lead to ponding on roads or flooding of poor drainage areas so stay weather aware.

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The National Weather Service in Huntsville has issued a Flood Flood Watch for the Tennessee Valley through 7 pm Monday evening. After seeing flash flooding on Sunday, more rainfall is on the way Monday. While some locations only received a small amount of rainfall, others saw an excessive amount! The highest rain totals ranged from five to close to eight inches!

Heavy Rain Leads to Flash Flooding Sunday

Excessive runoff may result in more flooding problems for rivers, streams, creeks, and other low-lying areas. Additional rounds of heavy rain are expected in the next 24 hours.

For The National Weather Service In Huntsville:

  • WHAT…Flash flooding caused by excessive rainfall is possible
  • WHERE…All of northern Alabama and portions of southern middle Tennessee
  • WHEN…Through 7 pm Monday
  • IMPACTS…Excessive runoff may result in flooding of rivers, creeks, streams, and other low-lying/flood-prone areas. Flooding may occur in poor drainage and urban areas.
  • ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Widespread rainfall ranging from 1 to 5 inches has fallen over the last 24 hours. Additional rounds of heavy rainfall are forecast tonight and Monday. Heavy rainfall will lead to additional flooding and exacerbate any ongoing flooding issues.