May's Island from the Five-In-One Dam

Cedar River Rising

These are images of the river swelling around Mays Island on 6/10/2008 around 8:00pm. Onlookers watch as the river flooding slowly tries to overtake the island.

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Anonymous says ... on Wednesday, Jun 11 at 8:35 AM

This is an absolutely stunning photo! The image perfectly captures the waters rising in Downtown Cedar Rapids. Thank you for sharing your talent with us.

Anonymous says ... on Wednesday, Jun 11 at 9:08 AM

Beautiful Pictures. Too bad there is so much destruction that goes with it.

Anonymous in Marion says ... on Wednesday, Jun 11 at 9:45 AM

This is not only recored breaking it also lines up with the Bible we are closer every day to the end-read it for yourself

Anna says ... on Wednesday, Jun 11 at 12:41 PM

This is a really cool picture. I can't believe the water is that high.You are a great picture taker.

Anonymous says ... on Wednesday, Jun 11 at 12:56 PM

Mother Nature once again having her way.....awesome shots.

JACK says ... on Wednesday, Jun 11 at 3:09 PM

WOW - Thank you for sharing these wonderful pics with us. How devastating!

THE GRANDONS says ... on Wednesday, Jun 11 at 6:05 PM

It makes me want to cry -- we are in Texas now, high and dry and this is just so sad. 1993 was not that long ago, but this is all over the national news because it is worse. Our thoughts are with all our loved ones in CR. Great photos/sad subject.

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