The English River at Kalona is above flood stage. As of 5 a.m. today the river was at 14.6 feet while flood stage for the area is 14 feet. The water has risen 8.6 feet in the past 24 hours. The flood warning for the area has been extended to tomorrow evening, when water is expected to fall below the flood stage. It is forecast to rise to 15.5 feet by tomorrow morning.