NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WECT) – Reports of floods came in to the newsroom early Friday morning.
By 4:00 a.m., Emergency Services Director Warren Lee said flooding was already an issue in the northern part of New Hanover County.
The National Weather Service said they received reports of one foot water on the 1900 block of Blue Clay Road at 2:45 a.m.
According to Lee, the intersections of Rockhill and Castle Hayne Roads are seeing flooding as well, in addition to 23rd Street and Chestnut.
Additionally, the NWS received reports of flooding in Southport on Long Beach Road near the airport.
There are also reports of flooding on Daws Creek Road near Lee Buck Road, George II Highway heading towards Southport, South Shore Drive in Boiling Spring Lakes, and Main Street in Shallotte.