Inland Pender Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 9:16 PM EDT Sep. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Northeast Cape fear near Burgaw.
* Until further notice.
* At 8:30 PM Sunday the stage was 21.57 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to a stage of 18.7 feet by Tuesday
morning.
* Impact... at 22.4 feet... 12 miles of Highway 53 are underwater,in some cases 7
feet deep, between the Northeast Cape fear bridge and Maple Hill. All homes
including 60 in River Bend, 20 to 25 in river birch and 12 in The Alligator
lake subdivision are flooded. 20 to 30 homes in Holly shelter estates are
underwater. In the Sandy Bend subdivision, off Shaw Highway, 40 to 50 homes,
which is half of the homes in the subdivision sustain flooding. Portions of
croomsbridge, Island Creek and White Stocking roads are underwater.


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