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Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
1045 AM EDT Wed Sep 30 2020

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in South
Carolina...

  Great Pee Dee River At Pee Dee affecting Marion and Florence
  Counties.

  Black Creek At Quinby affecting Florence and Darlington Counties.

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in South
Carolina...North Carolina...

  Little Pee Dee River At Galivants Ferry affecting Horry and
  Marion Counties.

  Lumber River Near Lumberton affecting Robeson County.

For the Lumber River...including Lumberton Usgs Gage, Lumber River
at Nichols, Pembroke, Maxton, Lumberton, Boardman...Minor flooding
is forecast.
For the Little Pee Dee River...including Galivants Ferry...Minor
flooding is forecast.
For the Great Pee Dee River...including Pee Dee...Minor flooding is
forecast.
For the Black Creek...including Quinby...Minor flooding is forecast.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Additional information is available at water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.
php?wfo=ilm

The next statement will be issued by this evening.

&&


SCC051-067-010845-
/O.EXT.KILM.FL.W.0069.000000T0000Z-201005T1800Z/
/GALS1.1.ER.200928T1915Z.200930T1000Z.201005T0600Z.NO/
1045 AM EDT Wed Sep 30 2020

...The Flood Warning is now in effect until early Monday afternoon...

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Little Pee Dee River At Galivants Ferry.
* Until Monday afternoon.
* At 10:00 AM EDT Wednesday the stage was 9.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending
  at 10:00 AM EDT Wednesday was 9.8 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage early
  Monday morning and continue falling to 8.9 feet Monday morning.
* Impact...At 9.0 feet, Flood waters will begin to affect
  residential yards in the Fork Retch community upstream of
  Galivants Ferry near the town of Nichols. Swampland flooding
  becomes noticeable and natural boat landings will be flooded.


&&

LAT...LON 3423 7921 3419 7910 3405 7920 3398 7928
      3400 7938 3409 7930

$$



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