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Flood Warning in Franklin County, Florida
Issued by the National Weather Service and archived by Claims Pages
Franklin County Florida Urgency: Expected Severity: Moderate Certainty: Likely
Active Timeframe
3/29/2023 9:11:00 PM until 3/30/2023 3:15:00 PM   EXPIRED
Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Additional information is available at www.weather.gov. The next statement will be issued Thursday morning.
Alert Summary
The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Florida... Apalachicola River near Blountstown affecting Liberty, Gulf, Calhoun and Franklin Counties. For the Apalachicola River...including Blountstown...Minor flooding is forecast. ...FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE... * WHAT...Minor flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Apalachicola River near Blountstown. * WHEN...Until further notice. * IMPACTS...At 21.0 feet, Ocheessee Landing in Calhoun County is flooded, restricting access to the boat ramp and parking area. Kennedy Creek at Forest Road 115 in Liberty County floods. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 7:15 PM CDT Wednesday /8:15 PM EDT Wednesday/ the stage was 16.8 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage this evening and continue rising to a crest of 20.7 feet early Saturday morning. - Flood stage is 17.0 feet. - Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of 20.5 feet on 01/06/2017. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood &&