UPDATE: Some river flooding is likely in the coming days

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CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) - Heavy rain locally and in nearby areas will cause some rivers to rise over the next several days. This will lead to the potential for flooding once again. These forecasts are as of the morning of June 22 and will be adjusted as information about rainfall and how rivers are responding to that rain become clearer.

Mississippi River

Lansing: Rise to 13.8 feet around on June 27, then remain fairly steady. This is below the flood stage of 17 feet.

Lynxville, Wisc. (across from Harpers Ferry): Rise to 623.9 feet on June 28, then remain fairly steady. This is below the flood stage of 625 feet.

McGregor: Rise above the flood stage of 16 feet on June 25, crest at 16.9 feet on June 27, then remain steady. At 16 feet, the Washington Street Bridge to Saint Feriole Island begins to flood and is closed. Pumping operations are underway. At 16.5 feet, water may begin to go over the road covering part of Highway C near Highway 18. At 17 feet, minor lowland flooding begins, and access to parks near the river in Prairie du Chien is affected.

Guttenberg: Rise above the flood stage of 15 feet on June 26, crest at 15.4 feet on June 27, then remain fairly steady. At 15 feet, minor lowland flooding begins to occur. At 15.5 feet, the water is over Marina Road.

Dubuque: Rise above the flood stage of 17 feet on June 26 and continue rising to 18.1 feet June 28, then remain fairly steady. This is as far in the future as the river forecast goes. At 14 feet, water inundates the lower end of City Island. Water is at the edge of the Shore Acres subdivision and the Bent Prop Marina area in East Dubuque. At 15 feet, water affects yards in East Dubuque’s Shore Acres subdivision. At 17 feet, water affects homes in Shore Acres in East Dubuque. At 17.5 feet, water affects Basten Road in East Dubuque. At 18 feet, water reaches the bottom of the East Dubuque Flats levee.

Bellevue: Rise to 16.2 feet on June 27, then remain fairly steady. This is below the flood stage of 17 feet. At 14 feet, water affects the camping areas at Blanding Landing and Pleasant Creek Recreation Areas. At 16.5 feet, water affects a convenience store on the south end of Bellevue east of Ridgeview. Water is also at the base of foundations of the lowest businesses on Riverview near Jefferson St.

Cedar River

Charles City: Rise to about 11 feet on June 22, which is below the flood stage of 12 feet. At 12 feet, barricading of streets begins, and the intersection of Riverside and North Illinois Streets may be flooded. Cable pedestrian bridge is closed.

Janesville: Rise to 8.8 feet on June 24, which is below the flood stage of 13 feet.

Cedar Falls: Rise above the flood stage of 88 feet on June 23, crest at 90.0 feet June 24, then fall below flood stage June 25. At 88.5 feet, water covers the bike path at George Wyth Park. At 88.8 feet, water covers the north and south legs of Cottage Row Road south of Snag Creek. At 89 feet, water is at the edge of 1712 Cottage Row Road. The northeast corner of Tourist Park floods. At 89.7 feet, water covers the road at 1712 and 1118 Cottage Row Road. At 90 feet, water covers the north half of Tourist Park. At 90.3 feet, water covers Riverside Drive south of Beech Street.

Waterloo: Rise to 11.5 feet on June 24, then fall. This is below the flood stage of 13 feet. At 10 feet, storm sewers are closed behind the Cattle Congress.

Vinton: Rise to 12.6 feet on June 25, then fall. This is below the flood stage of 15 feet. At 10 feet, water affects low lying agricultural land north of Vinton. Water is flowing through the overflow channel north of the main channel on Highway 150. At 12.5 feet, water affects the lowest part of 22nd Avenue Road northwest of Vinton. At 13 feet, water affects the lowest part of 22nd Avenue Road northwest of Vinton.

Cedar Rapids: Rise to 9.4 feet on June 26, then fall. This is below the flood stage of 12 feet. At 9.5 feet, water affects the lowest sections of Otis Road SE.

Conesville: Sit near the flood stage of 13 feet on June 22, then fall slightly before rising above flood stage again on June 27 and cresting at 13.2 feet June 28. At 12 feet, water affects low lying access roads to recreational properties along the river. At 13 feet, water affects Edgewater Road and 245th Street near Conesville. At 13.5 feet, water affects yards and access roads of residences along Iowa Highway 22. Water affects the lowest sections of campgrounds just north of I-80 along the river and the lowest sections of Jack Shuger Memorial Park in Moscow. Water is also on 152nd Street north of County Road F70.

Iowa River

Marshalltown: Rise to 15.6 feet on June 23, remain steady through the weekend, then fall. This is below the flood stage of 19 feet. At 14 feet, there is lowland flooding north of town near Iowa 14. At 15 feet, water approaches the bridge crossing from the County Three Bridges Road east of Marshalltown. Water affects agricultural land. At 16 feet, the access road serving north portions of Timmons Grove County Park floods.

Marengo: Rise above the flood stage of 14 feet on June 23, then remain fairly steady near 14.7 feet Sunday through Wednesday, then fall. At 11 feet, water affects the lowest agricultural land along the river. At 14 feet, water affects low-lying agricultural land along the river.

Iowa City: Remain several feet below flood stage with no impacts expected.

Columbus Junction: Rise to 18 feet on June 28, which is below the flood stage of 19 feet. This is as far in the future as the river forecast goes.

Turkey River

Spillville: Rise to about 6.3 feet on June 22, then fall. This is below the flood stage of 9 feet.

Elkader: Rise to 11.2 feet on June 22, then fall. This is below the flood stage of 12 feet.

Garber: Rise to 14.9 feet on June 22, then fall. This is below the flood stage of 17 feet.