Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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WGUS82 KILM 060137
FLSILM
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
937 PM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

...The Flood Warning has been extended for the following rivers...

  Great Pee Dee At Pee Dee affecting Marion and Florence 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 and Lakes" link.

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SCC041-067-061737-
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/PDES1.1.ER.160506T1600Z.160509T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
937 PM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

...Flood Warning now in effect until further notice...
The Flood Warning continues for
  The Great Pee Dee At Pee Dee.
* from Friday afternoon until further notice.
* At  9:00 PM Thursday the stage was 17.23 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by early tomorrow afternoon and continue to
  rise to near 21.5 feet by early Tuesday morning.
* 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

$$

DCH



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