High Tide Floods Canal Drive

High Tide Floods Canal Drive Featured

By / Local News / Tuesday, 09 December 2014 05:00

By WILLARD KILLOUGH III
Managing Editor

CAROLINA BEACH - Canal Drive in Carolina Beach is known for flooding during lunar high tides. According to the National Weather Service Wilmington Office, the tide prediction for the Cape Fear River in downtown Wilmington was predicted to be 4.61 feet on Monday and Tuesday, but actually measured around 5.59 feet above flood stage. This was due to wind and tidal stages.

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Partly cloudy
79°F
NE at 18 mph /82%
Wednesday
71°F / 84°F
Thursday
74°F / 82°F
Friday
75°F / 83°F

 

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