Ice Jams and Flooding

...Ice Jams and Flooding...

The combination of snow melt...ice action and rainfall will cause elevated stream levels the next few days for some streams in eastern Nebraska. Flooding could also develop in southwest Iowa.  At this point it appears that flooding would be minor.  However...if you live along a stream...be prepared to take protective actions and move to higher ground quickly if flooding develops in your area. Until the ice flushes out of the rivers...there will continue to be potential for minor flooding due to localized ice jams.

 

 



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