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Flash Flood Warning

Status

Event Extended (Time) Expired

Start Time

Wed 09/16/2020 02:46 AM EDT

End Time

Wed 09/16/2020 11:30 AM EDT

Significance

Warning

Impacts

High impact

Locations Affected

Blue Mountain Beach, FL ∙ Rosemary Beach, FL ∙ Santa Rosa Beach, FL ∙ Freeport, FL ∙ Portland, FL ∙ Seagrove Beach, FL ∙ Miramar Beach, FL

Full Alert Message

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED Flash Flood Warning National Weather Service Tallahassee FL 146 AM CDT Wed Sep 16 2020 The National Weather Service in Tallahassee has extended the * Flash Flood Warning for... Southwestern Walton County in the panhandle of Florida... * Until 1030 AM CDT Wednesday. * At 146 AM CDT, local law enforcement reported heavy rain across the warned area. Flash flooding is already occurring. HAZARD...Life threatening flash flooding. Heavy rain producing flash flooding. SOURCE...Law enforcement. IMPACT...Life threatening flash flooding of creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses. * Some locations that will experience flash flooding include... Santa Rosa Beach, Eglin Air Force Base, Freeport, Port Washington, Bunker, Portland, Grayton Beach, Blue Mountain Beach, Seaside, Seagrove Beach, Four Mile Village, Sandestin, Gulf Pines, Miramar Beach, Inlet Beach and Villa Tasso. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding. && LAT...LON 3040 8639 3040 8622 3042 8627 3042 8626 3043 8625 3031 8599 3039 8612 3049 8614 3048 8614 3047 8614 3046 8619 3050 8620 3045 8639 3057 8639 3055 8598 3025 8598 3037 8639 FLASH FLOOD...OBSERVED FLASH FLOOD DAMAGE THREAT...CONSIDERABLE