Traffic Advisory: Roads closed around Central Alabama

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) – Road across Central Alabama are being shut down due to the heavy rains and flooding.


  • 2700 Fred L Shuttlesworth Drive (Mackin Park)
  • 600 8th Street South
  • 400 6th Avenue South
  • Tallapoosa Street/ Eastlake Blvd- Near the interstate (both ways)
  • Industrial Drive/ Lakeshore Parkway
  • 4500 Montevallo Road
  • Maryland Avenue/Elder Street
  • 5700 Country Clue Drive
  • Airport Road/Lawson Road near Fire Station 29 (Creek)
  • Village Creek
  • Five Mile Road/Azalea Way
  • Carson Road/Pinson Valley Parkway
  • Tin Mill Road/Allison Bonnet Memorial Drive
  • 13th Street/ Avenue V

Calhoun County:

  • Flooded road on Peeks Hill and Rock Springs
  • Tree down on Century Road


  • Winslett Road (CLOSED)
  • Parts of Amphitheatre Road
  • Parts of Cedar Cove Drive are barricaded.

Helena: Roadways are partially blocked due to a mudslide on Highway 52 West, going into Helena, near Plantation Pipeline.

Shelby County:

  • Highway 31 Northbound from Shelby Hospital to Industrial Road (CLOSED)
  • Hwy 119 near Briarwood Christian School in Shelby Co is impassable


  • Highway 17 at Fox Valley (CLOSED)
  • Hwy 12 Butler Road at Big Oak Lane (CLOSED)
  • 6th Ave SW (Ball Park Road) at Buck Creek Park (CLOSED)
  • 6th Ave SE beside Instructional Services Center (CLOSED)
  • 1st Ave West between 9th and 10th St (CLOSED)
  • 1st Ave West at Highway 17 (CLOSED)
  • 1st Ave West at Church of God (CLOSED)
  • 8th St SW at 3rd Ave SW (CLOSED)
  • Hwy 31NB at Old Hwy 31 near Lime Plant (CLOSED)
  • Traffic light at Hwy 31 and Hwy 87 is down. Treat this as a 3 way stop.


  • Hwy 11-Major flooding in several places
  • Hwy 11- The Drive In-Impassable
  • Laws Lane


  • Pinedale Road before the bridge


  • Hwy 411 at the train trestle
  • Maddox Farm Road
  • Hwy 411 @ St. Clair County High School


  • Reports from Moody PD of light flooding on all roadways

Pell City:

  • Hwy 78 Pell City @ Truss Ferry
  • Miles Parkway (Industrial Park)
  • Hwy 231 @ Publix
  • Hwy 34 just past the Civic Center
  • Dry Creek Road @ Stevens Dr
  • Ed Gardner Drive
  • Wolf Creek Road Veterans Parkway
  • Camp Creek Road
  • Camp Winnataska Road


  • 2000 block of Center Star Road


  • Depot Street (3000 block-5000 block)


  • Dena’s Cove
  • Providence Road


  • Lee Cut Off Rd
  • Shore Drive
  • Double Bridge Road
  • Cook Springs Cut Off Road
  • Curt Henton Drive
  • Work Creek North
  • Tree down at 174 at Hazelwood Drive

Tuscaloosa: Lake Lurleen Rd reported impassible

Vestavia Hills:

  • Hwy. 31 North & South is (CLOSED) from Massey Rd to I-65
  • I-65N exit 252 (CLOSED)
  • Hwy. 31 North & South from Shades Crest Rd. to Brookwood Hospital (CLOSED)

Homewood: Lakeshore Dr / Shades Creek Pkwy CLOSED near Brookwood Mall

Pinson: Main Street flooded

Adamsville: Shady Grove Road near Adamsville barricaded because of flooding

Bessemer: Tree blocking road on Division Street and Eastern Valley Road

Talladega: Roads reported as either flooded or impassable

  • Parts of Chinnabee Rd
  • Forest Hills Drive
  • Alabama Ave.
  • Seminole Ave.
  • Howells Cove Road at Concord Church Road
  • Kymulga Rd.
  • Old Goodwater Highway
  • Lawler Circle
  • South Street at 5th Street in Talladega
  • 5th Street and Tinney Street.
  • Lock 4 Road near RR Tracks
  • Avenue H in Talladega
  • Scott Street
  • Cheaha Road near Cedars Road
  • Ledbetter Road at Campbell Road
  • Jennifer Road at Salt Creek
  • McIntosh Road near McIntosh Trails and Buckhorn Road

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