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Cape Fear River at Lillington Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 1.35 ft at 9:45AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.35 ft at 10:00AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 10:15AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 10:30AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 10:45AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 11:00AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 11:15AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 11:30AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 11:45AM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 12:00PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 12:15PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 12:30PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 12:45PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 1:00PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 1:15PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 1:30PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 1:45PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 2:00PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 2:15PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 2:30PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 2:45PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 3:00PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 3:15PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 3:30PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 3:45PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 4:00PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 4:15PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.33 ft at 4:30PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.33 ft at 4:45PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.33 ft at 5:00PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.32 ft at 5:15PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.32 ft at 5:30PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.32 ft at 5:45PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.32 ft at 6:00PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.32 ft at 6:15PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.32 ft at 6:30PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.31 ft at 6:45PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.31 ft at 7:00PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.31 ft at 7:15PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.31 ft at 7:30PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.31 ft at 7:45PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.31 ft at 8:00PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.31 ft at 8:15PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.31 ft at 8:30PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.3 ft at 8:45PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.3 ft at 9:00PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.3 ft at 9:15PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.3 ft at 9:30PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.3 ft at 9:45PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.3 ft at 10:00PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.29 ft at 10:15PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.29 ft at 10:30PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.29 ft at 10:45PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.29 ft at 11:00PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.29 ft at 11:15PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.28 ft at 11:30PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.28 ft at 11:45PM Nov 10, 2019Observed: 1.28 ft at 12:00AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.28 ft at 12:15AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.28 ft at 12:30AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.28 ft at 12:45AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.28 ft at 1:00AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.27 ft at 1:15AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.27 ft at 1:30AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.27 ft at 1:45AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.27 ft at 2:00AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.27 ft at 2:15AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.27 ft at 2:30AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.27 ft at 2:45AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.27 ft at 3:00AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.27 ft at 3:15AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.27 ft at 3:30AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.27 ft at 3:45AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.26 ft at 4:00AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.26 ft at 4:15AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.26 ft at 4:30AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.26 ft at 4:45AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.26 ft at 5:00AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.26 ft at 5:15AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.26 ft at 5:30AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.26 ft at 5:45AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.26 ft at 6:00AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.26 ft at 6:15AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.26 ft at 6:30AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.26 ft at 6:45AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.26 ft at 7:00AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.26 ft at 7:15AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.26 ft at 7:30AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.26 ft at 7:45AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.26 ft at 8:00AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.26 ft at 8:15AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.26 ft at 8:30AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.26 ft at 8:45AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.26 ft at 9:00AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.26 ft at 9:15AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.25 ft at 9:30AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.25 ft at 9:45AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.25 ft at 10:00AM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 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2019Observed: 1.24 ft at 4:30PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.24 ft at 4:45PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.24 ft at 5:00PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.24 ft at 5:15PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.24 ft at 5:30PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.24 ft at 5:45PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.24 ft at 6:00PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.24 ft at 6:15PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.25 ft at 6:30PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.25 ft at 6:45PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.25 ft at 7:00PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.25 ft at 7:15PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.25 ft at 7:30PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.26 ft at 7:45PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.26 ft at 8:00PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.26 ft at 8:15PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.26 ft at 8:30PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.27 ft at 8:45PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.27 ft at 9:00PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.27 ft at 9:15PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.27 ft at 9:30PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.28 ft at 9:45PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.28 ft at 10:00PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.28 ft at 10:15PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.29 ft at 10:30PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.29 ft at 10:45PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.3 ft at 11:00PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.3 ft at 11:15PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.31 ft at 11:30PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.31 ft at 11:45PM Nov 11, 2019Observed: 1.31 ft at 12:00AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.32 ft at 12:15AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.32 ft at 12:30AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.32 ft at 12:45AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.33 ft at 1:00AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.33 ft at 1:15AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 1:30AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 1:45AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.34 ft at 2:00AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.35 ft at 2:15AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.35 ft at 2:30AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.35 ft at 2:45AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.36 ft at 3:00AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.36 ft at 3:15AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.36 ft at 3:30AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.36 ft at 3:45AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.37 ft at 4:00AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.37 ft at 4:15AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.38 ft at 4:30AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.38 ft at 4:45AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.38 ft at 5:00AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.38 ft at 5:15AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.38 ft at 5:30AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 5:45AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 6:00AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 6:01AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 6:15AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 6:16AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 6:30AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 6:31AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 6:45AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 6:46AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.39 ft at 7:00AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 7:15AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 7:30AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 7:45AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 8:00AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 8:15AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 8:30AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 8:45AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.4 ft at 9:00AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.41 ft at 9:15AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.41 ft at 9:30AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.41 ft at 9:45AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.42 ft at 10:00AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.43 ft at 10:15AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.43 ft at 10:30AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.44 ft at 10:45AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 11:00AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.44 ft at 11:15AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.45 ft at 11:30AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.46 ft at 11:45AM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.46 ft at 12:00PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.47 ft at 12:15PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.47 ft at 12:30PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.48 ft at 12:45PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.48 ft at 1:00PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.49 ft at 1:15PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.5 ft at 1:30PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.5 ft at 1:45PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.51 ft at 2:00PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.51 ft at 2:15PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.52 ft at 2:30PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.52 ft at 2:45PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.53 ft at 3:00PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.54 ft at 3:15PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.54 ft at 3:30PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.55 ft at 3:45PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.55 ft at 4:00PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.56 ft at 4:15PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.56 ft at 4:30PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.57 ft at 4:45PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.58 ft at 5:00PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.59 ft at 5:15PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.6 ft at 5:30PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.61 ft at 5:45PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.62 ft at 6:00PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.63 ft at 6:15PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.64 ft at 6:30PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.65 ft at 6:45PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.67 ft at 7:00PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.68 ft at 7:15PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.69 ft at 7:30PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.7 ft at 7:45PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.71 ft at 8:00PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.72 ft at 8:15PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.73 ft at 8:30PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.74 ft at 8:45PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.75 ft at 9:00PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 9:15PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 9:30PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 9:45PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 10:00PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.79 ft at 10:15PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.79 ft at 10:30PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.79 ft at 10:45PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.8 ft at 11:00PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.8 ft at 11:15PM Nov 12, 2019Observed: 1.8 ft at 11:30PM Nov 12, 2019Highest Observation: 1.81 ft at 11:45PM Nov 12, 2019Highest Observation: 1.81 ft at 12:00AM Nov 13, 2019Highest Observation: 1.81 ft at 12:15AM Nov 13, 2019Highest Observation: 1.81 ft at 12:30AM Nov 13, 2019Highest Observation: 1.81 ft at 12:45AM Nov 13, 2019Highest Observation: 1.81 ft at 1:00AM Nov 13, 2019Highest Observation: 1.81 ft at 1:15AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.8 ft at 1:30AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.8 ft at 1:45AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.8 ft at 2:00AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.8 ft at 2:15AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.8 ft at 2:30AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.8 ft at 2:45AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.8 ft at 3:00AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.8 ft at 3:15AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.8 ft at 3:30AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.79 ft at 3:45AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.79 ft at 4:00AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.79 ft at 4:15AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.79 ft at 4:30AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.79 ft at 4:45AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.79 ft at 5:00AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.79 ft at 5:15AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.79 ft at 5:16AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.79 ft at 5:30AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.79 ft at 5:31AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.79 ft at 5:45AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.79 ft at 5:46AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.79 ft at 6:00AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.79 ft at 6:01AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.79 ft at 6:15AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 6:30AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 6:45AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 7:00AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.78 ft at 7:15AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 7:30AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 7:45AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.77 ft at 8:00AM Nov 13, 2019Observed: 1.76 ft at 8:15AM Nov 13, 2019Forecast: 2.2 ft 1:00PM Nov 13, 2019Forecast: 2.2 ft 7:00PM Nov 13, 2019Forecast: 2.2 ft 1:00AM Nov 14, 2019Forecast: 2.2 ft 7:00AM Nov 14, 2019Forecast: 2.4 ft 1:00PM Nov 14, 2019Highest Forecast: 2.6 ft 7:00PM Nov 14, 2019Highest Forecast: 2.6 ft 1:00AM Nov 15, 2019Forecast: 2.5 ft 7:00AM Nov 15, 2019Forecast: 2.4 ft 1:00PM Nov 15, 2019Forecast: 2.2 ft 7:00PM Nov 15, 2019Forecast: 2.1 ft 1:00AM Nov 16, 2019Forecast: 2 ft 7:00AM Nov 16, 2019Forecast: 1.9 ft 1:00PM Nov 16, 2019Forecast: 1.9 ft 7:00PM Nov 16, 2019Forecast: 1.8 ft 1:00AM Nov 17, 2019Forecast: 1.8 ft 7:00AM Nov 17, 2019USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesLLLN7(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (9:34AM Nov 13, 2019)ObservedForecast (issued 8:29AM Nov 12)Latest observed value: 1.76 ft at 8:15 AM EST 13-Nov-2019. Flood Stage is 14 ft
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Datum: NGVD29
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Cape Fear River at Lillington are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 27
Moderate Flood Stage: 19
Flood Stage: 14
Action Stage: 13
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 33.19 ft on 09/19/1945
(2) 27.55 ft on 10/02/1929
(3) 21.27 ft on 09/18/2018
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 15.56 ft on 11/16/2018
(2) 17.98 ft on 11/14/2018
(3) 10.01 ft on 10/12/2018
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.

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34 Water reaches the road surface of the northbound 421 bridge.
30 Water reaches the base of the northbound 421 bridge.
27 Flooding reaches Mermaid Point Restaurant on the south bank.
19 The storm drains on the north bank are inundated and water reaches the water treatment plant. Homes on Riverside Hills Drive are flooded.
17 Water threatens homes upstream on Riverside Hills Drive.
14 Minor flood stage - the boat launch ramp and wooden deck at Mermaid Point Restaurant are flooded.
13 Action stage. The river is at bankfull.
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(1) Right bank facing north
(2) Highway 421 bridge
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Latitude: 35.406111° N, Longitude: 78.813333° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 14 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
Elevation information source
NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 104.62 118.62 Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  

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