Issued by NWS
WGUS42 KTAE 221854
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
154 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017
...The National Weather Service in Tallahassee has issued a Flood
Warning 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.
1254 PM CST SUN JAN 22 2017
The National Weather Service in Tallahassee has issued a
* Flood Warning for
the Apalachicola River near Blountstown.
* From late tonight, or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 4:15 AM Sunday the stage was 9.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast: Rise above flood stage by early tomorrow and continue to
rise to near 19.4 feet by Thursday early afternoon.
* Impact: At 19.0 feet: Minor lowland flooding will occur at Douglas
Landing and Willis Landing Campgrounds in Gulf County. 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