Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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WGUS82 KILM 171403
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
1003 AM EDT Tue Apr 17 2018

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

  Cape Fear At William O Huske Lock And Dam 3 affecting Bladen County NC


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.


1003 AM EDT Tue Apr 17 2018

...Flood Warning now in effect until Thursday morning...
The Flood Warning continues for
  The Cape Fear At William O Huske Lock And Dam 3.
* until Thursday morning.
* At  9:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 39.68 feet.
* Flood stage is 42.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by this afternoon and continue to rise to
  near 44.2 feet by just after midnight tonight. The river will fall below flood
  stage by tomorrow evening.
* Impact...At 45.0 feet...Flood waters will affect areas along the left bank of
  the river with some minor overflow along the right bank.


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



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