RIVER LEVELS: Flooding still a major concern after Hurricane Matthew

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WBTW) – SCDOT shared drone video taken over US-501 at Galivants Ferry. River Flood Update: Wednesday, October 19, 8 am Waccamaw (Conway) – MAJOR ….currently at 17.78 ft. The river crested yesterday morning at 17.89 feet. This is the highest level ever recorded at Conway. The river will slowly drop over the next week, possibly staying in major flood stage until next week. Little Pee Dee (Galivants Ferry) – MAJOR… Currently at 13.3 feet. The crest Wednesday (10/12) eclipsed the record set by a hurricane in 1928. This level was almost 5 feet above those of Hurricane Floyd. The river will…