Weather Alerts for Florence

Issued by the National Weather Service

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning

Areas Affected:
Florence - Marion
Effective: Fri, 2/22 9:08pm Updated: Fri, 2/22 10:30pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sat, 2/23 1:07pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

...The Flood Warning has been extended for the following rivers...
Cape Fear At Elizabethtown affecting Bladen County NC
Lumber Near Lumberton affecting Robeson County NC
...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers...
Cape Fear At William O Huske Lock And Dam 3 affecting Bladen County NC
Great Pee Dee At Pee Dee affecting Marion and Florence Counties SC
The Flood Warning continues for
The Great Pee Dee At Pee Dee.
* until further notice.
* At  9:00 PM Friday the stage was 21.06 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 23.4 feet by Wednesday
evening. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact...At 23.0 feet...Flooding will affect swamp and timberlands while also
disrupting logging operations. Operations will likely cease and equipment not
previously moved will remain trapped. Some farmland will have minor flooding
especially around Britton Neck.

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.