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Flash Flood Warning

Status

New Event Expired

Start Time

Wed 09/16/2020 07:29 AM EDT

End Time

Wed 09/16/2020 03:30 PM EDT

Significance

Warning

Impacts

High impact

Locations Affected

Jacobs, FL ∙ Greenwood, FL ∙ Cottondale, FL ∙ Altha, FL ∙ Marianna Municipal Airport, FL ∙ Bascom, FL ∙ Sink Creek, FL ∙ Cypress, FL ∙ Compass Lake, FL ∙ Frink, FL

Full Alert Message

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED Flash Flood Warning National Weather Service Tallahassee FL 629 AM CDT Wed Sep 16 2020 The National Weather Service in Tallahassee has issued a * Flash Flood Warning for... Calhoun County in the panhandle of Florida... Jackson County in the panhandle of Florida... * Until 230 PM CDT Wednesday. * At 629 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain across the warned area. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly and become more significant as heavy rain continues through the day. HAZARD...Life threatening flash flooding. Thunderstorms producing flash flooding. SOURCE...Doppler radar. IMPACT...Life threatening flash flooding of creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses. * Some locations that will experience flash flooding include... Marianna, Blountstown, Graceville, Chattahoochee, Malone, Sneads, Cottondale, Grand Ridge, Greenwood, Altha, Alford, Campbellton, Bascom, Simsville, Union City, Sink Creek, White Pond, Star, Alliance and Willis. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. && LAT...LON 3057 8544 3079 8543 3079 8548 3083 8548 3083 8560 3097 8553 3100 8550 3100 8500 3088 8493 3077 8492 3070 8486 3058 8496 3045 8499 3044 8498 3042 8503 3041 8501 3031 8503 3020 8512 3020 8539 3056 8538 FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED FLASH FLOOD DAMAGE THREAT...CONSIDERABLE