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By JOSH FUNK 

Flooding seems certain for some along the Missouri River

 

February 14, 2020



OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Several states along the Missouri River face an elevated flood risk this spring because the soil remains wet and a significant amount of snow is on the ground in the Dakotas, the National Weather Service said Thursday.

The forecast heightened concerns in areas of Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas and Missouri with levees that still have extensive damage from massive flooding last year and where residents and officials already anticipated some flooding.

"We are very concerned at this point," said Jud Kneuvean, who oversees emergency operations at the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' K...



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