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CCSO Update:

Tropical Storm Hermine is now forecasted to make landfall early Friday morning in Taylor County. Citrus is under a Tropical Storm Warning and Hurricane Watch. The Hurricane Watch is for the coastal part of the county. Citrus can expect a 3-5ft AGL (above ground level) surge. Tropical storm force winds and gust possible Thursday afternoon and night, mainly in the rain bands. Expect rain through Friday of 6-10” and isolated 15” in parts of the area. There is a tornado threat today through Thursday night.

Citrus County Schools will be closed tomorrow, Thursday, September 1, 2016. Determination will be made sometime tomorrow on whether school will be in session on Friday, September 2, 2016.

Sandbag Sites:
* 4508 S. Grandmarch Ave, Homosassa, FL.
* 7490 W. Gulf to Lake Hwy, Crystal River, FL.
 

Weather to get dicey soon

Tropical Storm Hermine is now forecasted to make landfall early Friday morning in Taylor County. Citrus is under a Tropical Storm Warning and Hurricane Watch. The Hurricane Watch is for the coastal part of the county. Citrus can expect a 3-5ft AGL (above ground level) surge. Tropical storm force winds and gust possible Thursday afternoon and night, mainly in the rain bands. Expect rain through Friday of 6-10” and isolated 15” in parts of the area. There is a tornado threat today through Thursday night.

Voters speak minds at 2016 Primary polling places

The final unofficial results have been posted in Citrus County's 2016 primary races.

Depending on your political viewpoint, there were a couple of surprises.

Tropical Storm, Hurricane Watch issued by NOAA


… A Tropical Storm Watch is in effect for the inland parts of Citrus and surrounding counties  ... And a Hurricane Watch is in effect for the coastal areas of these counties (Updated: 11 p.m. Aug. 30)

A tropical storm watch means tropical storm wind conditions are possible somewhere within this area and within the next 48 hours.

Hurricane Watch location:

Citrus County Landfill to be closed Thursday

The Citrus County Landfill will be closed on Thursday, Septe. 1. They will reopen on Friday Sept. 2, weather permitting.

County closing parks temporarily

Citrus County Parks and Recreation/Grounds Maintenance will be closing all County Parks west of US 19; Fort Island Trail Park, Fort Island Gulf Beach, Ozello Community Park, Ozello/John Brown Park, MacRae's Boat Ramp, Mason Creek Boat Ramp and Bluebird Springs Park; by 3:30 p.m. on

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