Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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WGUS42 KILM 301356
FLWILM
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
956 AM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

...Forecast flooding changed from Minor to Moderate severity for the
   following river 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 and Lakes" link.

&&

NCC017-010556-
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/STPN7.2.ER.160929T1957Z.161001T1800Z.161003T2230Z.NO/
956 AM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
 The Cape Fear At William O Huske Lock And Dam 3
* until Tuesday morning.
* At 9:00 AM Friday, the stage was 48.23 feet.
* Flood stage is 42.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* The river will continue rising to near 51.9 feet by early tomorrow
  afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage Monday evening.
* At 52.0 feet...Extensive flooding will occur along the left bank of
  the river. Water levels will reach the door sill of the USGS well house.

&&

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

$$

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