09-03-18 1:00 pm
Although Franklin County is not predicted receive a direct hit from Tropical Storm Gordon, we will experience some of the effects. Therefore, we are asking that all citizens who live along the coastline or are prone to surge or flooding to take precautionary measures. This includes but is not limited to:
1. Secure yard items such as chairs, umbrellas, etc.
2. Secure boats and vehicles. This includes moving to higher ground.
3. Make sure disaster kits are ready and accessible.
4. Do not drive through flooded waters. Remember to “turn around, do not drown”.
Please monitor the weather closely for the next several days.
There is an elevated risk of rip currents for the next several days. Please use caution!
Franklin County Emergency Management continues to monitor this storm closely. If you have any questions:
*Visit our website at www.franklinemergencymanagement.com
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*Call our office at 850-653-8977