10,000 Pound Food Giveaway In Cantonment Tuesday Afternoon

January 18, 2022

The Cantonment Improvement Committee will hold a drive-thru 10,000 pound food giveaway Tuesday afternoon at Carver Park on Webb Street.

The food distribution will begin at 3:30 p.m. and continue while supplies last for anyone in need of food. People should line up their vehicles, single file on Webb Street facing north; food will be loaded into vehicles. Identification is required.

NorthEscambia.com file photos, click to enlarge.

Parades To Honor Dr. King In Cantonment, Atmore

January 17, 2022

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. parades will be held Monday in Atmore and Cantonment, while the Pensacola parade has been canceled.

Cantonment

The 15th Annual Cantonment MLK Parade will line-up at 3 p.m. at Carver Park, 208 Webb Street. The parade will begin at 4 p.m.

There are no entry fees required, but it is required that entries have plenty of candy or trinkets for children, and organizers are asking that each car or float display a symbol or picture that pertains to the work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Floats, cars, horses and motorcycles are welcome.

For more information, call (850) 390-1912.

Pensacola

The 2022 Pensacola MLK Parade was canceled due to COVID-19 concerns.

Atmore

The Atmore MLK Day Parade will line up at 9 a.m. at the Atmore City Hall and roll at 10 a.m. to Houston Avery Park for a program and lunch. Scheduled participants include the Northview High School NJROTC. Grand Marshal for the parade is Bishop Daryl North, pastor of Empowerment Tabernacle. Guest speaker for the program will be Judge Karean Reynolds.

Pictured: A previous MLK Day Parade in Cantonment. NorthEscambia.file com photos, click to enlarge.

Clear, Freezing Temps In North Escambia Tonight

January 17, 2022

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast:

Tonight: Clear, with a low around 30. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 59. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

Tuesday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 43. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 70. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

Wednesday Night: Showers likely, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Thursday: Showers likely, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 60. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 33. North wind around 10 mph.

Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. North wind around 10 mph.

Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.

Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.

Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.

Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.

Snow! Light Flurries Across The North Escambia Area This Morning; Just Cold For Sunday Night

January 16, 2022

Snow flurries were reported across the North Escambia area Sunday morning.

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast:

Tonight: Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 33. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 55. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 31. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 60. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.

Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Wednesday Night: Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.

Friday: A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 45.

Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.

Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.

Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.

Sunny Friday; Storms For Saturday And Colder Sunday

January 14, 2022

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast:

Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.

Saturday: A slight chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 64. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

Saturday Night: Showers likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 53. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 57.

Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.

Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 65.

Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.

Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.

Low Tonight In The Upper 30s; Rain Back In The Forecast By Saturday With Another Cold Front

January 13, 2022

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast:

Tonight: Clear, with a low around 38. West wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 64. North wind around 5 mph.

Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. East wind around 5 mph.

Saturday: A slight chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 66. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

Saturday Night: Showers likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 53. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 57.

Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.

Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 65.

Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.

Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.

Clear And Cool Tonight, Low In The 30s

January 12, 2022

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast:

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Calm wind.

Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 64. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 38. West wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 63. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.

Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph after midnight.

Saturday: Showers likely, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Saturday Night: Showers likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 49. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 53.

Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 31.

Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 58.

Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.

Low In The 30s Tuesday Night

January 11, 2022

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast:

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 33. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. East wind around 5 mph.

Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 34. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 62. Light northwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 60. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.

Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Calm wind.

Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30.

M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 55.

Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 33.

Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.

Drive-thru COVID-19 Testing Available Thursday In Cantonment

January 11, 2022

Community Health Northwest Florida will offer drive-thru COVID-19 testing on Thursday, January 13 only in Cantonment

The testing will be open to the public from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. in the back parking lot of Cantonment Pediatrics at South Highway 29. Testing participants should bring an identification and should not enter the pediatric clinic.

The test is PCR (send out), and turnaround time for test results is contingent upon lab processing times. No pre-screening or pre-scheduling is required.

Low Monday Night Around The Freezing Mark In North Escambia

January 10, 2022

Here is your official North Escambia area forecast:

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 32. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 55. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

Tuesday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 32. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.

Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 34. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.

Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 61. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 61. North wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Calm wind.

Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.

Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.

Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.

M.L.King Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.

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