Weather Alerts for COASTAL PENDER CO

Issued by the National Weather Service

       River Flood Warning      

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning

Areas Affected:
Effective: Sat, 6/2 2:00pm Updated: Fri, 6/1 7:15am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Fri, 6/1 1:18pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

...The Flood Warning has been extended for the following rivers...
Northeast Cape Fear Near Burgaw affecting Pender County NC
...Flood Warning now in effect until further notice...
The Flood Warning continues for
The Northeast Cape Fear Near Burgaw.
* from Saturday afternoon until further notice.
* At  8:30 PM Thursday the stage was 8.97 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by early Saturday afternoon and continue to
rise to near 10.8 feet by early Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At 11.0 feet...Floodwaters continue to rise and affect roads in the
River Bend and River Birch subdivisions off Highway 53 along the east bank of
the river. Portions of Croomsbridge Road and Old Maple Hill Road become

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 under the
"Rivers and Lakes" link.