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Cape Fear River at Lock 1 Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 16.97 ft at 7:30PM Feb 17, 2024Observed: 16.96 ft at 7:45PM Feb 17, 2024Observed: 16.96 ft at 8:00PM Feb 17, 2024Observed: 16.96 ft at 8:15PM Feb 17, 2024Observed: 16.95 ft at 8:30PM Feb 17, 2024Observed: 16.95 ft at 8:45PM Feb 17, 2024Observed: 16.94 ft at 9:00PM Feb 17, 2024Observed: 16.94 ft at 9:15PM Feb 17, 2024Observed: 16.94 ft at 9:30PM Feb 17, 2024Observed: 16.93 ft at 9:45PM Feb 17, 2024Observed: 16.93 ft at 10:00PM Feb 17, 2024Observed: 16.93 ft at 10:15PM Feb 17, 2024Observed: 16.92 ft at 10:30PM Feb 17, 2024Observed: 16.92 ft at 10:45PM Feb 17, 2024Observed: 16.91 ft at 11:00PM Feb 17, 2024Observed: 16.91 ft at 11:15PM Feb 17, 2024Observed: 16.9 ft at 11:30PM Feb 17, 2024Observed: 16.89 ft at 11:45PM Feb 17, 2024Observed: 16.89 ft at 12:00AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.89 ft at 12:15AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.88 ft at 12:30AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.87 ft at 12:45AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.88 ft at 1:00AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.87 ft at 1:15AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.86 ft at 1:30AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.86 ft at 1:45AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.86 ft at 2:00AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.85 ft at 2:15AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.84 ft at 2:30AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.84 ft at 2:45AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.83 ft at 3:00AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.83 ft at 3:15AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.83 ft at 3:30AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.82 ft at 3:45AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.81 ft at 4:00AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.81 ft at 4:15AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.81 ft at 4:30AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.8 ft at 4:45AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.79 ft at 5:00AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.79 ft at 5:15AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.79 ft at 5:30AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.78 ft at 5:45AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.77 ft at 6:00AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.77 ft at 6:15AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.77 ft at 6:30AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.76 ft at 6:45AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.76 ft at 7:00AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.75 ft at 7:15AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.75 ft at 7:30AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.74 ft at 7:45AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.74 ft at 8:00AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.73 ft at 8:15AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.73 ft at 8:30AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.72 ft at 8:45AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.72 ft at 9:00AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.71 ft at 9:15AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.71 ft at 9:30AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.7 ft at 9:45AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.69 ft at 10:00AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.69 ft at 10:15AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.69 ft at 10:30AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.68 ft at 10:45AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.68 ft at 11:00AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.67 ft at 11:15AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.67 ft at 11:30AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.67 ft at 11:45AM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.66 ft at 12:00PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.66 ft at 12:15PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.65 ft at 12:30PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.65 ft at 12:45PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.64 ft at 1:00PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.64 ft at 1:15PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.63 ft at 1:30PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.63 ft at 1:45PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.62 ft at 2:00PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.62 ft at 2:15PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.62 ft at 2:30PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.61 ft at 2:45PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.61 ft at 3:00PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.6 ft at 3:15PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.59 ft at 3:30PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.59 ft at 3:45PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.59 ft at 4:00PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.58 ft at 4:15PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.58 ft at 4:30PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.58 ft at 4:45PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.57 ft at 5:00PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.57 ft at 5:15PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.57 ft at 5:30PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.56 ft at 5:45PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.56 ft at 6:00PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.56 ft at 6:15PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.55 ft at 6:30PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.55 ft at 6:45PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.55 ft at 7:00PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.55 ft at 7:15PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.54 ft at 7:30PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.54 ft at 7:45PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.53 ft at 8:00PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.53 ft at 8:15PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.53 ft at 8:30PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.53 ft at 8:45PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.52 ft at 9:00PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.52 ft at 9:15PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.51 ft at 9:30PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.51 ft at 9:45PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.51 ft at 10:00PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.51 ft at 10:15PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.5 ft at 10:30PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.5 ft at 10:45PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.5 ft at 11:00PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.49 ft at 11:15PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.49 ft at 11:30PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.49 ft at 11:45PM Feb 18, 2024Observed: 16.48 ft at 12:00AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.48 ft at 12:15AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.48 ft at 12:30AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.47 ft at 12:45AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.47 ft at 1:00AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.47 ft at 1:15AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.47 ft at 1:30AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.46 ft at 1:45AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.46 ft at 2:00AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.46 ft at 2:15AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.45 ft at 2:30AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.45 ft at 2:45AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.45 ft at 3:00AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.45 ft at 3:15AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.44 ft at 3:30AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.44 ft at 3:45AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.44 ft at 4:00AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.44 ft at 4:15AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.44 ft at 4:30AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.44 ft at 4:45AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.44 ft at 5:00AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.43 ft at 5:15AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.43 ft at 5:30AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.43 ft at 5:45AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.42 ft at 6:00AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.42 ft at 6:15AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.42 ft at 6:30AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.42 ft at 6:45AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.42 ft at 7:00AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.41 ft at 7:15AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.41 ft at 7:30AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.41 ft at 7:45AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.41 ft at 8:00AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.4 ft at 8:15AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.4 ft at 8:30AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.4 ft at 8:45AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.4 ft at 9:00AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.39 ft at 9:15AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.39 ft at 9:30AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.39 ft at 9:45AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.39 ft at 10:00AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.39 ft at 10:15AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.39 ft at 10:30AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.39 ft at 10:45AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.39 ft at 11:00AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.37 ft at 11:15AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.37 ft at 11:30AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.37 ft at 11:45AM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.37 ft at 12:00PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.37 ft at 12:15PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.37 ft at 12:30PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.37 ft at 12:45PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.37 ft at 1:00PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.36 ft at 1:15PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.36 ft at 1:30PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.36 ft at 1:45PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.37 ft at 2:00PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.36 ft at 2:15PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.36 ft at 2:30PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.36 ft at 2:45PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.35 ft at 3:00PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.35 ft at 3:15PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.35 ft at 3:30PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.35 ft at 3:45PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.34 ft at 4:00PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.34 ft at 4:15PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.34 ft at 4:30PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.34 ft at 4:45PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.34 ft at 5:00PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.34 ft at 5:15PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.34 ft at 5:30PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.33 ft at 5:45PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.33 ft at 6:00PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.33 ft at 6:15PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.33 ft at 6:30PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.33 ft at 6:45PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.33 ft at 7:00PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.32 ft at 7:15PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.32 ft at 7:30PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.32 ft at 7:45PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.32 ft at 8:00PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.32 ft at 8:15PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.32 ft at 8:30PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.32 ft at 8:45PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.31 ft at 9:00PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.32 ft at 9:15PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.32 ft at 9:30PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.32 ft at 9:45PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.31 ft at 10:00PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.31 ft at 10:15PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.3 ft at 10:30PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.31 ft at 10:45PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.3 ft at 11:00PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.3 ft at 11:15PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.3 ft at 11:30PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.3 ft at 11:45PM Feb 19, 2024Observed: 16.3 ft at 12:00AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.3 ft at 12:15AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.3 ft at 12:30AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.29 ft at 12:45AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.3 ft at 1:00AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.29 ft at 1:15AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.29 ft at 1:30AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.29 ft at 1:45AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.29 ft at 2:00AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.28 ft at 2:15AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.28 ft at 2:30AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.29 ft at 2:45AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.28 ft at 3:00AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.28 ft at 3:15AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.28 ft at 3:30AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.28 ft at 3:45AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.28 ft at 4:00AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.28 ft at 4:15AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.28 ft at 4:30AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.28 ft at 4:45AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.28 ft at 5:00AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.27 ft at 5:15AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.27 ft at 5:30AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.27 ft at 5:45AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.27 ft at 6:00AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.27 ft at 6:15AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.27 ft at 6:30AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.26 ft at 6:45AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.26 ft at 7:00AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.26 ft at 7:15AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.26 ft at 7:30AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.26 ft at 7:45AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.26 ft at 8:00AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.26 ft at 8:15AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.25 ft at 8:30AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.25 ft at 8:45AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.25 ft at 9:00AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.25 ft at 9:15AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.25 ft at 9:30AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.26 ft at 9:45AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.26 ft at 10:00AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.25 ft at 10:15AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.25 ft at 10:30AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.25 ft at 10:45AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.24 ft at 11:00AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.25 ft at 11:15AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.24 ft at 11:30AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.24 ft at 11:45AM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.25 ft at 12:00PM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.25 ft at 12:15PM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.24 ft at 12:30PM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.24 ft at 12:45PM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.25 ft at 1:00PM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.26 ft at 1:15PM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.25 ft at 1:30PM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.25 ft at 1:45PM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.23 ft at 2:00PM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.24 ft at 2:15PM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.23 ft at 2:30PM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.23 ft at 2:45PM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.24 ft at 3:00PM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.24 ft at 3:15PM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.22 ft at 3:30PM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.23 ft at 3:45PM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.23 ft at 4:00PM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.23 ft at 4:15PM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.22 ft at 4:30PM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.23 ft at 4:45PM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.23 ft at 5:00PM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.23 ft at 5:15PM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.23 ft at 5:30PM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.23 ft at 5:45PM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.23 ft at 6:00PM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.23 ft at 6:15PM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.23 ft at 6:30PM Feb 20, 2024Observed: 16.23 ft at 6:45PM Feb 20, 2024Highest Forecast: 16.2 ft 1:00AM Feb 21, 2024Highest Forecast: 16.2 ft 7:00AM Feb 21, 2024Highest Forecast: 16.2 ft 1:00PM Feb 21, 2024Highest Forecast: 16.2 ft 7:00PM Feb 21, 2024Highest Forecast: 16.2 ft 1:00AM Feb 22, 2024Highest Forecast: 16.2 ft 7:00AM Feb 22, 2024Forecast: 16.1 ft 1:00PM Feb 22, 2024Forecast: 16.1 ft 7:00PM Feb 22, 2024Forecast: 16.1 ft 1:00AM Feb 23, 2024Forecast: 16.1 ft 7:00AM Feb 23, 2024Forecast: 16 ft 1:00PM Feb 23, 2024Forecast: 16 ft 7:00PM Feb 23, 2024Forecast: 16 ft 1:00AM Feb 24, 2024Forecast: 16 ft 7:00AM Feb 24, 2024Forecast: 16 ft 1:00PM Feb 24, 2024Forecast: 16 ft 7:00PM Feb 24, 2024Forecast: 16 ft 1:00AM Feb 25, 2024Forecast: 16 ft 7:00AM Feb 25, 2024USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesCPFN7(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (7:24PM Feb 20, 2024)ObservedForecast (issued 8:06AM Feb 20)Latest observed value: 16.23 ft at 6:45 PM EST 20-Feb-2024. Flood Stage is 24 ft
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NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past precipitation and the precipitation amounts expected approximately 48 hours into the future from the forecast issuance time.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Cape Fear River at Lock 1 are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 28
Moderate Flood Stage: 26
Flood Stage: 24
Action Stage: 22
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 30.68 ft on 09/21/2018
(2) 29.80 ft on 09/23/1945
(3) 28.58 ft on 10/13/2016
(4) 26.00 ft on 10/09/1964
(5) 24.92 ft on 03/03/1979
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 23.27 ft on 02/12/2020
(2) 19.63 ft on 04/26/2019
(3) 20.18 ft on 04/12/2019
(4) 19.69 ft on 03/24/2019
(5) 20.37 ft on 03/07/2019
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 13.97 ft on 08/10/2002
(2) 14.28 ft on 10/18/2007
(3) 14.45 ft on 09/12/2007
(4) 14.46 ft on 11/11/2006
(5) 14.52 ft on 08/16/2007
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30 Flooding similar to Hurricane Florence in 2018. Highway 11 between the Cape Fear River and Natmore Road near Kelly will be flooded. The Canetuck area may be flooded. Several roads near Kelly and Canetuck may be flooded. The railroad between Navassa and Wilmington may flood as the crest works downstream and moderate or higher tidal flooding will occur at downtown Wilmington within a week of the crest at Lock 1.
28 Flooding similar to Hurricane Matthew in 2016. Highway 11 between the Cape Fear River and Natmore Road near Kelly will be flooded. The Canetuck area may be flooded especially if the Black River is also flooding. The railroad between Navassa and Wilmington may flood as the crest works downstream and moderate or higher tidal flooding will occur at downtown Wilmington within a week of the crest at Lock 1.
26 Highway 11 will begin to flood between the Cape Fear River and Natmore Road. Other roads near Kelly and Canetuck may flood. Moderate flooding of swamps and low lands. Flooding similar to that reached with the remnants of Hurricane Hilda in 1964.
24 24 Water will top the lock at Lock and Dam 1 near Kelly. Widespread lowland flooding will occur along the river. North Elwell Ferry Road will be flooded on both sites of the river near the ferry landing.
20 North Elwell Ferry Road will likely be flooded north of the river near the ferry landing. Lowland flooding along the river.
19 North Elwell Ferry Road will begin to flood north of the river near the ferry landing. Lowland flooding along the river.
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(1) USGS Gage at Cape Fear Lock 1
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Latitude: 34.404444° N, Longitude: 78.293611° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 24 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
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(gauge height = flood stage)
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other -2.90000009536743 ft 21.0999999046326 ft  

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