Alabama state troopers are urging motorists to exercise extreme caution on state roads and highways this weekend. The warning comes after the National Weather Service said Alabama could receive heavy rainfall spawned by Tropical Storm Arlene.
Public Safety Director, Colonel Mike Coppage, said troopers have been placed on standby to assist communities should flooding develops in southern counties.
Coppage encourages drivers to closely monitor weather and road conditions on media outlets.
Troopers offer the following tips to motorists:
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