Hurricane Ian Updates

🚨 ATTN: Santa Rosa County is closely monitoring Hurricane Ian and will provide updates when possible. In the meantime, please review important information below.

The Gulf Islands National Seashore closed the Florida areas of the park to all visitors on Sun., Sept. 25. Closed areas include the Fort Pickens Area, Perdido Key Area (Johnson Beach), Opal Beach, and Okaloosa Area. The Mississippi Area, Naval Live Oaks Area, and Highway 399 will remain open at this time. 

All reservations for the Fort Pickens Campground will be canceled until further notice.

For current weather events, visit For information on preparing for disasters, visit Also, we would recommend monitoring these resources for any hurricane updates: 

Visit Florida “Hurricane Now”:
National Hurricane Center:
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