Heavy rain brings flash flood emergency to Alabama, Southeastern states

A flash flood emergency in Alabama knocked out power for tens of thousands of customers, toppled trees and forced boat rescues on city streets and highways.

NATIONAL WEATHER FORECAST: DESTRUCTIVE STORMS TO FINALLY EXIT EAST COAST

Tornadoes and large hail from additional storm systems have pummeled Alabama over the last few weeks, with little respite.

Residents of the Crescent at Lakeshore apartment complex wait to be rescued by Homewood Fire and Rescue as severe weather produced torrential rainfall flooding several apartment buildings Tuesday, May 4, 2021 in Homewood, Ala. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)

Residents of the Crescent at Lakeshore apartment complex wait to be rescued by Homewood Fire and Rescue as severe weather produced torrential rainfall flooding several apartment buildings Tuesday, May 4, 2021 in Homewood, Ala. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)

Comments are closed.