The recent rains over parts of Alabama increased the threat of flooding in many areas. Multiple flood warnings have been in effect after a week of significant amounts of rain in the northwest and north central parts of the state. Some of the hardest hit counties include Colbert, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Limestone and Morgan.
Alabama Cooperative Extension System Regional Extension Agent for Animal Sciences and Forages Landon Marks, in the Sand Mountain Region, told Southeast AgNet’s Randall Weiseman the area was already saturated from earlier rain events.
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