20140903: Flooding & Storms, Moore’s Mill, AL

A cell formed over the Moore’s Mill area of Alabama and just sat there for awhile, dumping heavy rain on the area the entire time. Localized flooding occurred, but nothing major: just the drainage having a hard time keeping up with the amount of rain coming down.

The flooding started simple enough.

The flooding started simple enough.

Then the drainage started to struggle to keep up.

Then the drainage started to struggle to keep up.

And it just got worse from there.

And it just got worse from there.

This was the maximum amount in my yard when the rain finally let up. At the center of that "pond" it is about 3 1/2 feet deep.

This was the maximum amount in my yard when the rain finally let up. At the center of that “pond” it is about 3 1/2 feet deep.

But the sun finally came out and gave us a gorgeous post-storm sunset!

View looking due west.

View looking due west.

Westerly view.

Westerly view.

Southwestern view.

Southwestern view.

South view with the moon peeking through.

South view with the moon peeking through.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s