North Alabama roads closed due to flooding

Be advised.

Posted: Feb 7, 2020 8:23 AM
Updated: Feb 7, 2020 4:57 PM

There are reports on Friday of roads closed throughout North Alabama due to flooding.

Drivers should use caution and watch for water on the roadways.

Do not ignore, move or drive through barricades at flooded roadways.

These roads are reportedly impacted:

Colbert County

  • Marthaler Lane and Cassie Davis Street are still closed as crews with the County Road Department are pumping water off Cassie Davis Street.

DeKalb County

  • All roads are open except for County Road 714, which is closed for a search at Buck's Pocket State Park.

Franklin County

  • Shook and Fletcher Road
  • Elliot Road
  • Old Nauvoo Road at Highway 24
  • Cotton Gin Road
  • Spring Creek Road at Underwood Road
  • The county EMA director says they hope to have roads open as soon as floodwaters recede.

Jackson County

  • Jackson County EMA says flooded roads have all receded overnight.

Lauderdale County

  • McFarland Park is closed in Florence. Campers were evacuated due to flooding.

Lawrence County

  • The county emergency management agency says some areas have a bit of ice, mainly in rural areas on backroads. They urge people to drive slowly and leave earlier.

Limestone County

  • Buddy Garrett Road is impassable and barricaded.
  • Happy Hallow Rd near Highway 127 is still barricaded
  • Chapman Hallow is still barricaded

Lincoln County

  • State Hwy 273 between mile markers 7-15
  • Old Molino Rd.
  • Cheatham Lane
  • Ables Lane
  • JD Suggs Road
  • Norris Street

Madison County

  • Little Cove Road is closed between Old Cove Place and McMullen Road
  • There is flooding on Hobbs Island Road

Marshall County

  • Officials say the Paint Rock area may still be a problem, but water has receded in other areas.

Morgan County

  • ‪Decatur police say Finley Drive NW is closed at 4th Avenue NW and Railroad Street NW until the water recedes.

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