Weather Alerts for Franklin County

Issued by the National Weather Service

       River Flood Warning      

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning

Areas Affected:
Calhoun - Franklin - Gulf - Liberty
Effective: Sun, 12/16 7:53pm Updated: Sun, 12/16 9:15pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Mon, 12/17 7:52pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Florida...
Apalachicola River near Blountstown affecting Calhoun...
Franklin...Gulf and Liberty Counties
The Flood Warning continues for
the Apalachicola River near Blountstown.
* Until further notice.
* At  7:15 PM Sunday the stage was 20.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast: The river will continue to fall to a stage of 19.7 feet
by Tuesday morning.
* Impact: At 20.0 feet: The boat ramp at Estiffanulga in Liberty
County floods.

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 and
click on your state. Select Rivers and Lakes AHPS under current
conditions and click on your river point.