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Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 10:08 PM EDT Sep. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Northeast Cape fear near Burgaw.
* Until further notice.
* At 9:30 PM Thursday the stage was 24.89 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Record flooding is occurring and record flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to a stage of 24.0 feet by Saturday
morning.
* Impact... at 22.4 feet... 12 miles of Highway 53 are underwater,in some cases 7
feet deep, between the Northeast Cape fear bridge and Maple Hill. All homes
including 60 in River Bend, 20 to 25 in river birch and 12 in The Alligator
lake subdivision are flooded. 20 to 30 homes in Holly shelter estates are
underwater. In the Sandy Bend subdivision, off Shaw Highway, 40 to 50 homes,
which is half of the homes in the subdivision sustain flooding. Portions of
croomsbridge, Island Creek and White Stocking roads are underwater.



Lat... Lon 3472 7798 3472 7786 3460 7776 3445 7779
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1033 am EDT Thu Sep 20 2018

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a

* Flood Warning 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...
Florence County in northeastern South Carolina...
Dillon County in northeastern South Carolina...
Darlington County in northeastern South Carolina...
Horry County in northeastern South Carolina...
Marion County in northeastern South Carolina...
Marlboro County in northeastern South Carolina...

* until 1030 am EDT Friday.

* At 1027 am EDT, reports continue to show Road closures across the
advisory area due to high water. Use caution when traveling or
performing recovering activities. Please continue to heed any Road
closures.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Wilmington, Florence, Myrtle Beach, Lumberton, Conway, North Myrtle
Beach, Leland, Bennettsville, Hartsville, Marion, Dillon, Oak
Island, Lake City, Darlington, Cheraw, Carolina Beach, Whiteville,
Mullins, Burgaw and Surfside Beach.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where the water covers the
roadway. The water depth may be too great to allow your car to cross
safely. Move to higher ground.

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


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