Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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WGUS42 KILM 251431
FLWILM
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
931 AM EST THU DEC 25 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON NC HAS ISSUED A FLOOD WARNING FOR
THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NORTH CAROLINA...

  CAPE FEAR AT WILLIAM O HUSKE LOCK AND DAM 3 AFFECTING BLADEN COUNTY
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PEOPLE WITH INTERESTS ALONG THE RIVER SHOULD TAKE THE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS TO
PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY FROM THE FLOOD WATERS.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEBSITE AT WEATHER.GOV/ILM UNDER THE
RIVERS/LAKES AHPS LINK.

&&

NCC017-260631-
/O.NEW.KILM.FL.W.0026.141226T1040Z-141228T1245Z/
/STPN7.1.ER.141226T1040Z.141227T0600Z.141228T0045Z.NO/
931 AM EST THU DEC 25 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON NC HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE CAPE FEAR AT WILLIAM O HUSKE LOCK AND DAM 3.
* FROM LATE TONIGHT TO SUNDAY MORNING.
* AT  9:00 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 38.7 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 42.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY LATE TONIGHT AND CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR
  43.6 FEET BY EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY
  SATURDAY EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 45.0 FEET...FLOOD WATERS WILL AFFECT AREAS ALONG THE LEFT BANK OF
  THE RIVER WITH SOME MINOR OVERFLOW ALONG THE RIGHT BANK.

&&

LAT...LON 3485 7886 3485 7875 3478 7874 3472 7865
          3465 7872 3472 7882

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