Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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WGUS82 KILM 171423
FLSILM
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
1023 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVER...

  GREAT PEE DEE AT PEE DEE AFFECTING FLORENCE AND MARION COUNTIES SC

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.

&&

SCC041-067-180623-
/O.EXT.KILM.FL.W.0018.140418T1400Z-140422T1800Z/
/PDES1.1.ER.140418T1400Z.140420T0600Z.140422T0600Z.NO/
1023 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL TUESDAY AFTERNOON...
 THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE GREAT PEE DEE AT PEE DEE
* FROM FRIDAY MORNING TO TUESDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT 10:00 AM THURSDAY...THE STAGE WAS 17.8 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 19.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY LATE TOMORROW MORNING
  AND CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 20.7 FEET BY EARLY SUNDAY MORNING. THE RIVER
  WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.
* AT 20.0 FEET...FLOOD WATERS WILL AFFECT SWAMPLANDS AND LOGGING
  INTERESTS. FLOOD WATERS WILL AFFECT TIMBERLAND AS FAR DOWNSTREAM AS YAUHANNAH
  TWO WEEKS AFTER THE CREST PASSES PEE DEE. LOGGING EQUIPMENT NEEDS TO BE MOVED.

&&

LAT...LON 3424 7962 3424 7950 3400 7945 3385 7932
          3385 7944 3398 7957

$$



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