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Eastpoint, FL 32328
ALERTS for Franklin County
Number of Active Alerts: 1
ALERT 1 - Flood Warning
A FLOOD WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR MINOR FLOODING FOR THE APALACHICOLA RIVER NEAR BLOUNTSTOWN UNTIL 4:00AM EST WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 31
Event Start: In Progress
Event End: Wednesday, December 31, 2014 10:00 AM EST
Location: Apalachicola River, near, Blountstown, FL
Flood Begin: Friday, December 26, 2014 10:07 AM EST
Flood Crest: Sunday, December 28, 2014 7:00 PM EST
Flood End: Wednesday, December 31, 2014 4:00 AM EST
Flood Severity: Minor
Flood Status: Record Flood Not Expected
Cause: Excessive RainfallBack to Summary
National Weather Service Tallahassee FL
1046 AM EST Fri Dec 26 2014
...The Flood Warning Continues For The Following Rivers In Florida...
Apalachicola River Near Blountstown Affecting Calhoun...Franklin...
Gulf And Liberty Counties
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...Remember To Turn Around And Do Not 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.
946 AM Cst Fri Dec 26 2014
The Flood Warning Continues For The Apalachicola River Near Blountstown.
• Until Wednesday Morning...Or Until The Warning Is Cancelled.
• At 9:15 AM Friday The Stage Was 15.0 Feet.
• Minor Flooding Is Occurring And Minor Flooding Is Forecast.
• Flood Stage Is 15.0 Feet.
• Forecast...The River Will Continue Rising To Near 17.3 Feet By
• Impact...At 19.0 Feet...Minor Lowland Flooding Will Occur At Douglas
Landing And Willis Landing Campgrounds. The 19.0 Ft Level At
Blountstown May At Times Not Be Representative Of River Levels In
These Areas Due To Tidal Effects, Winds, Or Local Rainfall And
Should Be Used With Caution.
Lat...Lon 3061 8498 3007 8520 2972 8505 2980 8490 3009 8508 3061 8490
Bulletin Issued: Friday, December 26, 2014 10:46 AM EST
Bulletin Expires: Saturday, December 27, 2014 10:46 AM EST
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