Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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WGUS82 KILM 231339
FLSILM
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
939 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS...

  LUMBER NEAR LUMBERTON AFFECTING ROBESON COUNTY NC
  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.

&&

NCC155-240539-
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/LBRN7.1.ER.000000T0000Z.140423T1100Z.140425T0000Z.NO/
939 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

...FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL FRIDAY MORNING...
 THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE LUMBER NEAR LUMBERTON.
* UNTIL FRIDAY MORNING.
* AT  7:00 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 13.05 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 13.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW
  EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 13.0 FEET...LOW LAND FLOODING WILL OCCUR ALONG THE RIVER. THE FLOOD
  WATERS MAY AFFECT SOME RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY AS WATER BACKS UP INTO THE
  DRAINAGE DITCHES IN THE CITY.

&&

LAT...LON 3467 7916 3468 7904 3457 7891 3452 7899
          3461 7907 3458 7915

$$

SCC041-067-240539-
/O.CON.KILM.FL.W.0018.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/PDES1.1.ER.000000T0000Z.140425T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
939 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE GREAT PEE DEE AT PEE DEE.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT  9:00 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 21.8 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 19.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 22.9 FEET BY EARLY FRIDAY
  MORNING THEN BEGIN FALLING.
* IMPACT...AT 23.0 FEET...FLOODING WILL AFFECT SWAMP AND TIMBERLANDS WHILE ALSO
  DISRUPTING LOGGING OPERATIONS. OPERATIONS WILL LIKELY CEASE AND EQUIPMENT NOT
  PREVIOUSLY MOVED WILL REMAIN TRAPPED. SOME FARMLAND WILL HAVE MINOR FLOODING
  ESPECIALLY AROUND BRITTON NECK.

&&

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

$$



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