McLean County Farm Bureau

Mississippi River levels rising

The summer-like temps last week may have felt good, but the warmup also sent excess moisture into the Mississippi River basin. “Normally we like to see a slow warmup,” said Tom Heinold of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. “There’s going to be a lot of floodwater headed our way.” Learn more about the risk of rising waters and additional flooding along the northern Mississippi River.



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