Flood Warning

1134 PM EST Thu Feb 20 2020

...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: 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.


1034 PM CST Thu Feb 20 2020

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Apalachicola River near Blountstown.
* Until further notice.
* At 10:15 PM Thursday the stage was 20.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast: The river will continue rising to near 21.5 feet by
  Sunday evening then begin falling.
* Impact: At 22.0 feet: Minor lowland flooding will occur on many
  roads including Byrd Parker Road, Warmouth Drive, Gaskin Park, the
  end of Lake Grove Road, Elm Street on Red Bull Island, and Lower
  Landing on Howards Creek in Gulf County. The 22.0 ft level at
  Blountstown may at times not be representative of river levels in
  the these areas due to tidal effects, winds, or local rainfall and
  should be used with caution. In Liberty County, a home on River
  Road downstream of the Bristol Boat Ramp begins to flood on the
  lower level.


LAT...LON 3061 8490 3009 8508 2980 8490 2972 8505 3007 8520 3061 8498