Lows In The 70s Tonight; Heat Advisory Again Saturday

June 24, 2022

A heat advisory is in effect for Saturday.

Tonight: A slight chance of evening showers Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 108. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. East wind around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.

Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.

Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.

Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Here’s How To Donate Today During The ‘Donut Strike For Manna’

June 24, 2022

Local law enforcement agencies and fire departments are on strike through Friday — from doughnuts.

The first responders have vowed not to devour a single doughnut until they finish work on their goal to collect truckloads of food for Manna food pantries.

First responders will be accepting grocery donations from the today from 3-6 p.m. at the following locations:

  • Winn-Dixie, 1550 South Highway 29, Cantonment
  • Publix, 8684 Beulah Road, Beulah
  • Sam’s Club, 1250 Airport Boulevard, Pensacola
  • Walmart, 2650 Creighton Road, Pensacola
  • Winn Dixie, 4224 Highway 90, Pace
  • Publix, 852 Gulf Breeze Parkway, Gulf Breeze

Participating agencies include the Escambia County Fire Rescue, Escambia County Sheriff’s Office, Gulf Breeze Fire Rescue, Gulf Breeze Police Department, Pace Fire Rescue District, Pensacola Fire Department, and Pensacola Police Department.

Pictured: Collecting food during the Donut Strike for Manna at Winn Dixie in Cantonment and Publix. Photos for NorthEscambia.com, click to enlarge.

High Today Around 101; Slight Chance Of Isolated Thunderstorms

June 23, 2022

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast:

Thursday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Heat index values as high as 106. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 77. West wind around 5 mph.

Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Heat index values as high as 110. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.

Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. East wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.

Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.

Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.

Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.

Local First Responders Are On A Doughnut Strike For Manna. Here’s How To Help.

June 23, 2022

Local law enforcement agencies and fire departments are on strike through Friday — from doughnuts.

The first responders have vowed not to devour a single doughnut until they finish work on their goal to collect truckloads of food for Manna food pantries.

First responders will be accepting grocery donations from the public as follows:

Thursday, June 23 | 3 to 6 p.m.

  • Winn-Dixie, 1550 South Highway 29, Cantonment
  • Publix, 2180 West Nine Mile Road, Pensacola
  • Publix, 9251 University Parkway, Pensacola
  • Winn-Dixie, 4751 Bayou Boulevard, Pensacola
  • Winn-Dixie, 7135 North 9th Avenue, Pensacola
  • Winn Dixie, 4224 Highway 90, Pace
  • Walmart Neighborhood Market, 334 Gulf Breeze Parkway, Gulf Breeze

Friday, June 24 | 3 to 6 p.m.

  • Winn-Dixie, 1550 South Highway 29, Cantonment
  • Publix, 8684 Beulah Road, Beulah
  • Sam’s Club, 1250 Airport Boulevard, Pensacola
  • Walmart, 2650 Creighton Road, Pensacola
  • Winn Dixie, 4224 Highway 90, Pace
  • Publix, 852 Gulf Breeze Parkway, Gulf Breeze

Participating agencies include the Escambia County Fire Rescue, Escambia County Sheriff’s Office, Gulf Breeze Fire Rescue, Gulf Breeze Police Department, Pace Fire Rescue District, Pensacola Fire Department, and Pensacola Police Department.

Mostly Clear Tonight; Really Hot Again Thursday

June 22, 2022

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast:

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

Thursday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Heat index values as high as 105. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Heat index values as high as 107. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 77. Calm wind.

Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.

Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. East wind around 5 mph.

Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.

Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.

Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.

Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.

First Day Of Summer: Heat Wave Continues, Slight Chance Of An Afternoon Shower

June 21, 2022

Even though we’ve had many days in the mid to upper 90s, today is the first official day of summer (the astronomical summer on the calendar).

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast:

Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

Wednesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Heat index values as high as 106. North wind around 5 mph.

Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 77. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph after midnight.

Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 103. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 77. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.

Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 102. North wind around 5 mph.

Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 99.

Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77.

Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.

Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.

Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.

This Week Just Gets Hotter And Hotter Each Day; Maybe A Monday Shower

June 20, 2022

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast:

This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

Tuesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.

Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

Wednesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. North wind around 5 mph.

Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 103. North wind around 5 mph.

Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 78. Calm wind.

Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 102. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 77.

Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny and hot, with a high near 99.

Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 78.

Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97.

Escambia County Offices Closed Monday For Juneteenth; Century Open

June 20, 2022

Most Escambia County offices and facilities are closed Monday in observance of the federal Juneteenth holiday, while Century will open for business as usual.

TOWN OF CENTURY

All Town of Century offices will be open.

ESCAMBIA COUNTY

The following Escambia County offices will be closed on June 20, 2022.

  • Escambia County Board of County Commissioners - all departments including:
    • West Florida Public Libraries (all locations)
  • Escambia County Property Appraiser
  • Escambia County Tax Collector
  • Escambia County Department of Animal Welfare
  • Escambia County Clerk’s Official Records, Finance, Treasury and Clerk to the Board Offices
  • Waste Services Administration
  • Supervisor of Elections Office
  • ECAT administrative offices

Escambia County Exceptions:

  • The Perdido Landfill will be open with regular hours Monday, June 20.
  • Escambia County Clerk of the Court offices located at the M.C. Blanchard Judicial Building, Theodore Bruno Juvenile Building, Public Records Center and the Century Courthouse will be open Monday, June 20.
  • ECAT will run regular service Monday, June 20.

Middle 70s Tonight, Back In The 90s For Monday

June 19, 2022

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast:

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 93. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

Tuesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.

Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

Wednesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. North wind around 5 mph.

Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph after midnight.

Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 102. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 77. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 101.

Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 77.

Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 99.

Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77.

Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.

Oppressive Heat Continues; High In The Upper 90s

June 18, 2022

There is an excessive heat warning in effect today with a heat index reaching up to 115 degrees.

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast:

Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 115. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

Juneteenth: Sunny, with a high near 94. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

Monday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

Tuesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.

Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

Wednesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 97.

Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 77.

Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.

Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.

Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 99.

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