Mississippi On the Rise [Photos]
With all the recent rains and melting up north the Mississippi has been on the rise. It should reach major flood stage (21.5 ft) by mid-day on Tuesday in Dubuque. It should crest sometime on Friday reaching around 22.5 ft., which would be the 10th highest crest. The highest crest was 26.81 ft on 04/26/1965.
Courtesy: National Weather Service