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Flood Warning
Issued: 8:52 AM EST Dec. 11, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Warning now in effect until Friday afternoon...
the Flood Warning continues for
the Cape Fear at Elizabethtown.
* From this afternoon to Friday afternoon.
* At 7:25 am Tuesday the stage was 23.60 feet.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by this afternoon and continue to rise to
near 27.1 feet by tomorrow evening. The river will fall below flood stage by
early Friday morning.
* Impact... 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




852 am EST Tue Dec 11 2018

... Flood Warning now in effect until late Friday night...
the Flood Warning continues for
the Cape Fear at William o Huske lock and dam 3.
* Until late Friday night.
* At 8:00 am Tuesday the stage was 46.96 feet.
* Flood stage is 42.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 47.9 feet by just after
midnight tonight. The river will fall below flood stage Friday afternoon.
* 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