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Tropical Storm Elsa
No evacuation orders are in place and no shelters are open.
The bridge is NOT closed.
If you are stopped and told by a Law Enforcement Officer that it is temporarily unsafe to drive across the bridge, then traffic has been stopped until the hazardous conditions have passed, just like any time there is a hazard in the road. Obey local Law Enforcement Officers!
At 11:00 am EDT Wednesday, Tropical Storm Elsa made landfall in Taylor County near Keaton Beach with maximum winds of 65mph.
Elsa is moving to the north at 14 mph and the center of the storm is forecast to exit the state this afternoon and move into Georgia and the Carolinas through Thursday.
Tropical Storm Warning in effect for portions of NE FL, SE GA and SE GA waters, including inland Nassau County. Wind Advisory in effect for St. Johns River Basin and NE FL coast. Locally higher winds over the St. Johns River and along the coast. Flood Watch is in effect for NE FL and SE GA. Widespread moderate flooding potential. Isolated tornadoes possible across the area into this evening. Tornado watch in effect until 8pm Wednesday. Small Craft Advisory over the NE FL waters.
If you wish to report damage to property as a result of the storm please use this form.
If the damage you notice may be life-threatening or dangerous to public safety (e.g., live power lines down, large branches or other debris in the road) please call 904-225-5174 or 9-1-1 so that emergency personnel can be dispatched to secure the area.
If you have a power outage, contact your utility provider online or by phone:
FPUC Florida Public Utilities Company is https://fpuc.com/electric/report-outage/ or phone 800-427-7712
FPL Florida Power & Light is www.fpl.com/support/report-concerns.html or phone 800-468-8243
OREMC Okefenoke Rural Electric Membership Corp is www.oremc.com/outage-center or phone 800-262-5131
Water or Wastewater Outages:
NAU Nassau Amelia Utilities is www.nassaucountyfl.com/236/Nassau-Amelia-Utilities-NAU or phone 904-530-6903
JEA is https://www.jea.com/Outage_Center/ or phone 904-665-6000
Nassau County Sheriff’s Office
Nassau County Fire Rescue
Florida Dept. of Health – Nassau County
Baptist Medical Center Nassau
Nassau County Board of Commissioners
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Town of Hilliard
Fernandina Beach Police Department
Fernandina Beach Fire Rescue
American Red Cross
Nassau County Animal Services
Nassau County Humane Society
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