Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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WGUS82 KILM 011350
FLSILM
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
950 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

...The Flood Warning has been extended for the following rivers...
  Cape Fear At William O Huske Lock And Dam 3 affecting Bladen County NC
  Cape Fear At Elizabethtown affecting Bladen County NC

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.

&&

NCC017-020550-
/O.EXT.KILM.FL.W.0027.000000T0000Z-161004T0208Z/
/STPN7.2.ER.160929T1957Z.161001T0645Z.161003T1408Z.NO/
950 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

...Flood Warning now in effect until Monday evening...
The Flood Warning continues for
  The Cape Fear At William O Huske Lock And Dam 3
* until Monday evening.
* At 9:00 AM Saturday, the stage was 50.48 feet.
* Flood stage is 42.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* The river will continue to fall and get below flood stage by late
  Monday morning.
* At 50.0 feet...Extensive lowland flooding will occur along the left
  bank of the river.

&&

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

$$

NCC017-020550-
/O.EXT.KILM.FL.W.0028.000000T0000Z-161003T2330Z/
/ELZN7.1.ER.000000T0000Z.161002T0000Z.161003T1130Z.NO/
950 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

...Flood Warning now in effect until Monday evening...
The Flood Warning continues for
  The Cape Fear At Elizabethtown
* until Monday evening.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 28.3 feet this
  evening.
* At 27.0 feet...Floodwaters will affect farmers` fields adjacent to the
  river requiring the movement of farm equipment to higher ground.

&&

LAT...LON 3472 7865 3466 7852 3456 7838 3450 7847
          3459 7859 3465 7872

$$

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