Weather Alerts for Covington County

Issued by the National Weather Service

Flood Warning  FLOOD WARNING   Flood Warning
COVINGTON COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Covington - Escambia
Effective: Fri, 6/23 8:31pm Updated: Sat, 6/24 7:01am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sat, 6/24 8:42pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Alabama...Florida...
Blackwater River Near Baker affecting Covington...Escambia...Okaloosa and Santa
Rosa Counties.
.Recent heavy rains have caused significant rises along the river.
...Flood Warning extended until Saturday evening...The Flood Warning continues
for
the Blackwater River Near Baker
* until Saturday evening.
* At 8PM Friday the stage was 13.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11 feet.
* The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by tomorrow early
afternoon.
* At 9.5 feet...Kennedy and Peaden Bridges are flooded upstream.
* At 11 feet...Minor flooding of secondary roads and lowlands from around
Baker to downstream of Baker.
* At 14 feet...Flooding of East Park in Baker.
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Information:
SAFETY MESSAGE...
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