Eglin updates work hours due to storm Published Aug. 15, 2021 96th Test Wing Public Affairs EGLIN AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. -- The installation commander directed early dismissal for mission essential personnel no later than Noon, Monday, Aug. 16, due to Tropical Storm Fred. Commanders will utilize maximum telework and those currently teleworking will remain in that status. Delayed reporting, no earlier than 10 a.m., Tuesday, Aug. 17, is authorized to facilitate damage assessment and initial recovery operations. Please contact your supervisor before taking any action. Eglin personnel should continue to monitor local weather forecasts, the National Hurricane Center updates, the Eglin website, and the Facebook page.