Weather Related Closings

The National Weather Service is predicting 7-10" rain will fall in Northwest Florida over the next two days. That's on top of the 5-7" that fell at the end of last week.

Holmes County Schools, which closed at 10:00 a.m. Monday, will remain closed on Tuesday.

Jackson County, Franklin County and Washington County schools will also close Tuesday.

Jackson County schools will reopen on Wednesday.

Bay County Road Closures
Business 98 and Cherry St in Springfield
3100 Block of 2nd Street in Springfield
Rhode Island Ave. in Lynn Haven
Westville Road on the west side of U.S. 231 is closed for about a quarter mile. Traffic is being rerouted to Davenport Rd.
The bridge at Ed Lee Road is closed because of rising water levels at South Bear Creek.

The Bay County Roads & Bridges Department, Panama City Police, Panama City Beach Police and Parker Police say all other roads are fine in their jurisdictions.

Holmes County Road Closures
Bonifay - Gritney Rd at Wire Bridge
Blue Springs
River Road
Tony Parsons Ln
Bridge Creek
Spring Valley (both ends)
Howell Williams
Cane Mill Rd
Spears Rd
Sheffield Dr. (Hwy 177 to Whitehead Road)
Adolph Whitaker Rd at Wrights Creek Bridge
Beall Packing Road at Shoefly Bridge
Horse Shoe Loop
Commander Road
Baker Landing
Tram Road
Landing Cove
Carswell Road at Bridge
Hwy 177 A at Gator Lane
Long Round Bay Rd

Walton County Road Closures
White Creek Road
WC Currington Road
River Road
Steelefield Road leading into Bunker is in extremely rough condition. The ruts and potholes are quite bad in many spots.

Washington County Commissioners have issued a local state of emergency due to all the flooding related road closures and threat of flooding on the Choctawhatchee River, which is forecast to reach major flood state later this week.

Washington County Road Closures
Boat Ramp Rd At River in Caryville to the River
Douglas Ferry Road - 5893 Douglas Ferry Road to the River
Old Bonifay Road -2141 Old Bonifay to Holmes County Line
Carr Road - The wooden bridge on the north end to Jackson County Line
Williams Road -West side of Highway 77 to Cope Road
Sycamore Landing
Chestnut Road
Merry Acres Road
King Road
Best Nook Road
Choctaw Road
Clayton Road
Potter Springs Road
Armstrong Mill Road- Between the two Benjamin Circle Ends
Ugly Man Road
River Road- at Gum Creek Bridge
Island Avenue
Steam Boat Road
Brunson Landing Road
Ned Brock Road

Road Passable with Caution
Duncan Community Road - Wooden Bridge North of Sweet Bay Road
Buddy Road - North End near Earl Gilbert Road - One side or roadway has washed away
Greenhead Road - approximately midway through roadway.
River Road - South of Dupree Road
Douglas Ferry Road - West of Best Nook Road
Greenhead Road - East of Long Lake Ridge Road
Odom Road - Entire Roadway
Bahoma Road - From Highway 77 to Campbellton Highway
Armstrong Mill Road
Benjamin Circle
Greenhead Road - Porter Pond
Porter Pond Road - Canoe Livery
Pipkin Road @ 3381
Shakey Joe Road, South end
Cook Road, South End
Cooks Mill Road
Rolland Road
Roche Road
Ebenezer Road
New Jerusalem Road
Holmes Valley Road
Cedar Tree Landing Road
Armstrong Mill Road
Clemmons Road
Live Oak Landing Road
Summerhouse Road
River Ranch Road
Twin Pond Road
Hicks Lake Road
Davis Road