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Water Levels Drop in Area River Locations

Posted: Thursday, May 30th, 2013 at 6:23 am
Author: Sally Y. Hart - KCII News

As of 5 o’clock this morning, the English River at Kalona has fallen one and a half feet and water level is now 17.25, flood stage there is 14 feet. The Iowa River is at 17 feet near Lone Tree; there flood stage is 15 feet. The Iowa River at Wapello has also fallen slightly to 24.46 feet; flood stage is 20 feet. The Iowa River at Columbus Junction has risen to 22.22 feet while flood stage there is 19 feet.

Also, the North Skunk River near Sigourney has fallen to 22.5 feet. Flood stage in that area is 16 feet.