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Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 9:48 AM EST Dec. 14, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Warning now in effect until further notice...
the Flood Warning continues for
the Northeast Cape fear near Burgaw.
* From Monday morning until further notice.
* At 8:30 am Friday the stage was 8.12 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Monday morning and continue to rise to
near 10.3 feet by early Wednesday morning. Additional rises are possible
thereafter.
* Impact... at 10.5 feet... flood waters cause minor flooding of croomsbridge Road
and old Maple Hill Road. Some roads in River Bend and river birch subdivsions
become impassable.


Lat... Lon 3472 7798 3472 7786 3460 7776 3445 7779
          3444 7788 3457 7788




Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 5:13 PM EST Dec. 14, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a

* flood advisory for...
New Hanover County in southeastern North Carolina...
Pender County in southeastern North Carolina...
Robeson County in southeastern North Carolina...
Bladen County in southeastern North Carolina...
Brunswick County in southeastern North Carolina...
Columbus County in southeastern North Carolina...
Horry County in northeastern South Carolina...

* until 815 PM EST.

* At 511 PM EST, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that will cause
minor flooding in the advisory area. Between one and two inches of
rain have already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Wilmington, Myrtle Beach, Lumberton, Conway, North Myrtle Beach,
Leland, Oak Island, Carolina Beach, Whiteville, Burgaw, Surfside
Beach, Shallotte, Elizabethtown, Sunset Beach, Red Springs,
Wrightsville Beach, Kure Beach, Surf City, Holden Beach and Ocean
Isle Beach.

Additional rainfall of 2 inches is expected over the area through
tonight. This additional rain will result in minor flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 3417 7783 3384 7796 3391 7811 3390 7837
      3380 7872 3359 7899 3421 7915 3430 7907
      3441 7920 3466 7926 3486 7915 3495 7903
      3490 7894 3484 7890 3486 7850 3455 7825
      3472 7811 3472 7768 3448 7758 3444 7752


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345 PM EST Fri Dec 14 2018

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect 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.

* Through Saturday afternoon

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

* Rain will be heavy at times tonight 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.




Special Statement
Issued: 5:40 PM EST Dec. 14, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Special Weather Statement...

At 539 PM EST, Doppler radar was tracking a strong rain shower over
Leland, moving north at 30 mph.

Winds in excess of 30 mph will be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Wilmington, Leland, Burgaw, northwest, Bishop, Long Creek,
hightsville, Cape Fear Community College north Campus, Ashton,
Wilmington international Airport, Rocky Point, Murrayville, Currie,
Wards Corner, Castle Hayne, The Borough, Phoenix, Winnabow,
Wrightsboro and Montague.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Heavy rainfall can pose a variety of threats including gusty winds
and localized flooding. It is recommended that you remain indoors
until the storm passes.

Torrential rainfall is occurring with this storm, and may lead to
localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.


Lat... Lon 3409 7795 3421 7825 3428 7822 3436 7816
      3435 7818 3460 7805 3450 7765
time... Mot... loc 2239z 201deg 25kt 3422 7805


Mck

540 PM EST Fri Dec 14 2018

... Special Weather Statement...

At 539 PM EST, Doppler radar was tracking a strong rain shower over
Leland, moving north at 30 mph.

Winds in excess of 30 mph will be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Wilmington, Leland, Burgaw, northwest, Bishop, Long Creek,
hightsville, Cape Fear Community College north Campus, Ashton,
Wilmington international Airport, Rocky Point, Murrayville, Currie,
Wards Corner, Castle Hayne, The Borough, Phoenix, Winnabow,
Wrightsboro and Montague.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Heavy rainfall can pose a variety of threats including gusty winds
and localized flooding. It is recommended that you remain indoors
until the storm passes.

Torrential rainfall is occurring with this storm, and may lead to
localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.


Lat... Lon 3409 7795 3421 7825 3428 7822 3436 7816
      3435 7818 3460 7805 3450 7765
time... Mot... loc 2239z 201deg 25kt 3422 7805


Mck


Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 5:13 PM EST Dec. 14, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a

* flood advisory for...
New Hanover County in southeastern North Carolina...
Pender County in southeastern North Carolina...
Robeson County in southeastern North Carolina...
Bladen County in southeastern North Carolina...
Brunswick County in southeastern North Carolina...
Columbus County in southeastern North Carolina...
Horry County in northeastern South Carolina...

* until 815 PM EST.

* At 511 PM EST, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that will cause
minor flooding in the advisory area. Between one and two inches of
rain have already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Wilmington, Myrtle Beach, Lumberton, Conway, North Myrtle Beach,
Leland, Oak Island, Carolina Beach, Whiteville, Burgaw, Surfside
Beach, Shallotte, Elizabethtown, Sunset Beach, Red Springs,
Wrightsville Beach, Kure Beach, Surf City, Holden Beach and Ocean
Isle Beach.

Additional rainfall of 2 inches is expected over the area through
tonight. This additional rain will result in minor flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 3417 7783 3384 7796 3391 7811 3390 7837
      3380 7872 3359 7899 3421 7915 3430 7907
      3441 7920 3466 7926 3486 7915 3495 7903
      3490 7894 3484 7890 3486 7850 3455 7825
      3472 7811 3472 7768 3448 7758 3444 7752


Mck


345 PM EST Fri Dec 14 2018

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect 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.

* Through Saturday afternoon

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

* Rain will be heavy at times tonight 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.