Missouri River Rises in Jefferson City and Across Missouri

Capitol Flooding

The Missouri River in Jefferson City is expected to crest today at 31.5 feet (major flood stage), covering streets in lower-lying parts of the area and complicating recovery efforts in the Capital city. According to the National Weather Service, this is the ninth highest water level on record in Jefferson City. More storms are expected over the weekend, so keep those along the river basin across Missouri in your prayers as well. Click here to see flood levels across the state. 

photo courtesy of GovWatch

May 24, 2019 - 1:58pm
Categories: 

Latest Posts

Missouri Attorney General Releases Report on Clergy Abuse in Missouri

Last year, the Bishops of Missouri invited the state's attorney general to conduct a review of each diocese in regards to clergy sexual...Read more

New Memorial to 9/11 First Responders a 'Monument of Sensitivity'

Eighteen years ago this week, thousands of American lives were ended, families were shattered, and our nation was changed forever. The effects of the...Read more

Legislative Committees Look into Medical Costs and High Drug Prices

This week, two legislative committees delved into medical issues. The first was the House Subcommittee on Health Care Reform, which looked at ways Missourians...Read more
Subscribe to Blog
  •  
  • 1 of 89