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Radar valid at 1111 pm EDT, Sep 1st 2021

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...The National Weather Service in Mount Holly NJ has issued a Flood Warning for the following rivers in Delaware... White Clay Creek Near Newark affecting New Castle County. For the White Clay Creek...including Newark...Minor flooding is forecast.

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608 PM EDT Wed Sep 1 2021

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the White Clay Creek Near Newark.
* For this evening.
* At 5:15 PM EDT Wednesday the stage was 9.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage this
evening to a crest of 14.3 feet this evening. It will then fall
below flood stage late this evening.
* Impact...At 11.0 feet, Flooding begins into adjacent open fields.
* Impact...At 13.3 feet, Delaware Route 7, Stanton Christiana Road,
begins to flood.
* Impact...At 13.5 feet, Businesses on Delaware Route 7 begin to
flood.
* Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of 14.3
feet on 02/22/2003.

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Fld Observed Forecasts (6 pm EDT)
Location Stg Stg Day/Time Thu Fri Sat

White Clay Creek
Newark 13.0 9.2 Wed 5 pm EDT 6.3 MSG MSG





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LAT...LON 3972 7576 3973 7566 3967 7564 3966 7574

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