Heavy Rain in Birmingham as Flash Flood Watch Extended for Central Alabama

Heavy rain fell in Birmingham, Alabama, on September 19, adding to the flooding that occurred in the area on previous days. A flash flood watch was extended for central Alabama until Monday, September 20.

Footage taken by the Rev Doug Vu shows heavy rain near East Lake Park in Birmingham.

According to the National Weather Service, up to five inches of rain fell in some spots.

Over the weekend, Alabama residents reported stranded vehicles and flooded streets. Drivers were urged to keep an eye on updates and not to drive through floodwater. Credit: Reverend D. Vu via Storyful

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