Des Moines River stable following precipitation

Fri 4-12-2019

Recent precipitation has led to a steady rise in the Des Moines River throughout the area.  Following a new crest of 11.92 feet last night, the river in Jackson was at 11.89ft early this morning.  The flood stage in Jackson is 12 ft.

In Windom, the river is at 20.03ft, following a high of 20.19ft yesterday.  Flood stage in Windom is 19 ft.  And in Estherville, the river remains steady at 11.3 ft.  Flood stage in Estherville is 8ft.