408  
WGUS41 KPHI 140546  
FLWPHI  
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ  
146 AM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY NJ HAS ISSUED A  
FLOOD WARNING FOR THE BRANDYWINE CREEK FROM AROUND CHADDS FORD  
TO THE WILMINGTON AREA...  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
SAFETY MESSAGE...DO NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED AREAS.  
THE WATER MAY BE DEEPER THAN YOU THINK IT IS.  
 

 
 
PAC029-045-141145-  
/O.EXT.KPHI.FL.W.0035.000000T0000Z-180814T2120Z/  
/CDFP1.2.ER.180813T1815Z.180814T0145Z.180814T1520Z.NO/  
146 AM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE BRANDYWINE CREEK AT CHADDS FORD.  
* UNTIL LATE THIS MORNING OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.  
* AT 12:30 AM, THE RIVER LEVEL WAS 10.86 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND IS FORECAST TO CONTINUE.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER LEVEL WILL CONTINUE TO FALL AND IT SHOULD  
BE BACK BELOW FLOOD STAGE LATE THIS MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 10.0 FEET, THE INTERSECTIONS OF CREEK ROAD AND  
ROUTE 926 NEAR POCOPSON FLOODS.  
 

 
 
FLD OBSERVED FORECAST  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME CREST  
 
BRANDYWINE CREEK  
CHADDS FORD 9.0 10.86 TUE 1230 AM CRESTED  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3993 7561 3982 7553 3979 7560 3991 7567  
 
 

 
 
DEC003-141145-  
/O.NEW.KPHI.FL.W.0041.180814T0546Z-180814T1400Z/  
/WMND1.1.ER.180814T0503Z.180814T0600Z.180814T0800Z.UU/  
146 AM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY NJ HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE BRANDYWINE CREEK AT WILMINGTON.  
* FOR THIS MORNING OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.  
* AT 1:15 AM, THE RIVER LEVEL WAS 16.53 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.5 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND IS FORECAST TO CONTINUE.  
* IMPACT...AT 16.5 FEET...NORTH PARK DRIVE, WEST OF NORTH MARKET  
STREET, IN BRANDYWINE STATE PARK IS SUBJECT TO FLOODING AND  
CLOSURES.  
* FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 16.7  
FEET ON SEP 8 2011.  
 

 
 
FLD OBSERVED FORECAST  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME CREST  
 
BRANDYWINE CREEK  
WILMINGTON 16.5 16.53 TUE 115 AM 16.6 TUE 2 AM  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3982 7553 3975 7549 3969 7552 3979 7560  
 

 
 
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