Lake Tillery will be drawn down to 97.5 ft. in anticipation of significant inflows due to Tropical Storm Bertha.  The Duke Energy meteorological weather forecasts for Tropical Storm Bertha shows the storm having the potential to impact the Yadkin-Pee Dee River Basin.  Cube Hydro has floodgates open and Lake Tillery will be managed at a lower lake level.  We urge people living along lakes and rivers or in flood-prone areas to pay close attention to local media and the National Weather Service for changing weather conditions, including flash flood warnings and rising lake levels. Real-time lake level information is available at, by calling 800-829-5253 and via the Duke Energy Lake View mobile app.