Mandatory evacuations for Florida's Big Bend area ahead of Hermine

According to the Taylor County Board of County Commissioners, a local state of emergency has been declared and some mandatory evacuation orders are in place.

The current evacuation orders are for the water side of Keaton Beach Road, including:

Dekle Beach, Keaton Beach, Dark Island, Cedar Island, Steinhatchee, Spring Warrior, Econfina, and Nutall Rise
Franklin County:

Franklin County has issued a Mandatory Evacuation Notice for Residents of the following areas of Franklin County Starting at 5:00 pm 8/31/2016 until 10:00 am 9/1/2016:

St. George Island

Dog Island

Alligator Point

Bald Point

All Low Lying Areas

All Residents who live along the Coastline or are Prone to Surge Flooding

All Residents who live in Mobile Homes or RV’s


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