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Flood Warning
Issued: 9:12 PM EST Dec. 13, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Cape Fear at Elizabethtown
* until further notice.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 30.3 feet early
Tuesday afternoon.
* At 30.0 feet, flood waters will affect low grounds along the right
bank of the river.


Lat... Lon 3472 7865 3466 7852 3456 7838 3450 7847
          3459 7859 3465 7872




912 PM EST Thu Dec 13 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Cape Fear at William o Huske lock and dam 3
* until further notice.
* At 6:00 PM Thursday the stage was 43.74 feet.
* Flood stage is 42.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* The river will continue rising to near 54.5 feet by Monday evening
then begin falling.
* At 52.0 feet, extensive flooding occurs along the left bank of the river.
Water levels reach the door sill of the USGS wellhouse.


Lat... Lon 3485 7886 3485 7875 3478 7874 3472 7865
          3465 7872 3472 7882




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 10:32 PM EST Dec. 13, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from 7 am EST Friday
through Saturday afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southeast North Carolina and northeast South
Carolina, including the following areas, in southeast North
Carolina, Bladen, coastal Brunswick, coastal New Hanover,
coastal Pender, Columbus, inland Brunswick, inland New
Hanover, inland Pender, and Robeson. In northeast South
Carolina, central Horry, coastal Georgetown, coastal Horry,
Darlington, Dillon, Florence, inland Georgetown, Marion,
Marlboro, northern Horry, and Williamsburg.

* From 7 am EST Friday through Saturday afternoon

* expect 2-4 inches of rainfall over saturated soil.

* Rain will be heavy at times Friday through midday Saturday,
and could produce flash flooding, especially for poor drainage
areas near creeks, streams and ditches. Street flooding is
likely in areas and known low spots.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 10:32 PM EST Dec. 13, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from 7 am EST Friday
through Saturday afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southeast North Carolina and northeast South
Carolina, including the following areas, in southeast North
Carolina, Bladen, coastal Brunswick, coastal New Hanover,
coastal Pender, Columbus, inland Brunswick, inland New
Hanover, inland Pender, and Robeson. In northeast South
Carolina, central Horry, coastal Georgetown, coastal Horry,
Darlington, Dillon, Florence, inland Georgetown, Marion,
Marlboro, northern Horry, and Williamsburg.

* From 7 am EST Friday through Saturday afternoon

* expect 2-4 inches of rainfall over saturated soil.

* Rain will be heavy at times Friday through midday Saturday,
and could produce flash flooding, especially for poor drainage
areas near creeks, streams and ditches. Street flooding is
likely in areas and known low spots.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.