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Mandatory evacuation issued for Jackson County

Posted: 4:51 PM, Oct 09, 2018
Updated: 2018-10-09 13:02:16-04
Mandatory Evacuation Notice for Baker County

JACKSON COUNTY, Fla. (WTXL) - A mandatory evacuation has been issued for residents living in mobile homes and low lying, flood prone areas in Jackson County.

Jackson County officials say the mandatory evacuation is for mobile homes, trailers, modular homes and anyone in a low lying area prone to flooding.

They are asking residents to ensure you take protective actions and go to the shelter located at the Marianna High School.

The shelter opened for general population personnel at 10 a.m.

To see a live map of storm surge zone,  click here . You can also view flood prone areas in the county  here .