But it's expected to crest Wednesday or Thursday at 29.3 feet - more than two feet above major flooding level. Some waterways also have intact ice sheets, which may break up and shift during this event, increasing the risk of ice-jam flooding.
Speed River (City of Cambridge): Flood coordinators in the City of Cambridge are advised to monitor and prepare to close Blackbridge Road at the Speed River on Friday. However, flooding will persist throughout the MS and Missouri river. The river is expected to crest at St. Joseph on Tuesday at just over 30 feet. The closure was reminiscent of historic flooding along the river in 2011 that saw segments of the interstate in western Iowa washed away.
The flooding followed days of snow and rain - record-setting, in some places - that swept through the West and Midwest.
Blue Rapids residents say flooding like this is just a normal part of life for them, because it doesn't usually get too unsafe, or affect their houses. The flooding was the worst in nearly a decade in places. While water levels in St. Joseph temporarily receded, forecasts still call for the swollen river to rise into major flood stage next week.
Crews in parts of Nebraska were using boats to rescue people from floodwaters in which at least one person has died. Gass Haney Funeral Home confirmed James Wilke's death.
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As areas up and down the Missouri River brace for the worst, the threat for flooding may not be over anytime soon.
"This morning I was notified that there was a breach up at Mills County, so we now have water running down from that breach area", said Mike Creselius, Fremont County Emergency Manager.
Officials in other parts of Nebraska said a Norfolk man was seen on top of his flooded auto late on Thursday before being swept away and another man was missing after being swept away when a dam collapsed on the Niobrara river.
Meanwhile, a flood warning has been issued for the Nith River, where flows through New Hamburg are expected to peak on Friday afternoon based on the current forecast.
"The public is reminded to exercise extreme caution around all water bodies", the GRCA said.
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