Tropical Depression Ida Brings Heavy Rain to Alabama

The remnants of Tropical Depression Ida brought heavy rain and windy conditions to parts of northern Alabama overnight on August 30.

The National Weather Service warned of flash flooding in Alabama, Mississippi, and the Tennessee Valley.

Ida had maximum sustained winds of up to 30 mph (45 km/h), according to the National Hurricane Center’s latest update.

Video posted by Cheneal Wimberley shows strong wind gusts and downpours in Moulton, Alabama, on August 30.

Ida was set to continue from the Tennessee Valley into southern New England, bringing heavy rain through to Friday, September 3, with considerable flash floods possible, the NWS said. Credit: Cheneal Wimberley via Storyful

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