Weather Alerts for Franklin County

Issued by the National Weather Service

       River Flood Warning      

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
FRANKLIN COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Calhoun - Franklin - Gulf - Liberty
Effective: Tue, 11/20 9:05am Updated: Tue, 11/20 12:10pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Thu, 11/22 12:00am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Florida...
Apalachicola River near Blountstown affecting Calhoun...Franklin...
Gulf and Liberty Counties
...Flood Warning extended until late Wednesday night...The Flood
Warning continues for
the Apalachicola River near Blountstown.
* Until late Wednesday night.
* At  8:15 AM Tuesday the stage was 18.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast: The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
tomorrow early afternoon.
* Impact: At 18.0 feet: Forest Road 115 in Liberty County at River
Styx Campground will flood, isolating access to the site.
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Information:
All persons with interest along the river should monitor the latest
forecasts, and be prepared to take necessary precautions to protect
life and property. Do not drive cars through flooded areas. If you
see flood waters: Turn around. Don`t drown.
For graphical hydrologic information, please go to weather.gov and
click on your state. Select Rivers and Lakes AHPS under current
conditions and click on your river point.