Iowa’s Wapsipinicon River Reaches Major Flood Stage, Impacting De Witt Area

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Davenport, IA – The Wapsipinicon River near De Witt is experiencing major flooding due to recent rainfall over the past week.

According to the National Weather Service Quad Cities, the river has reached a crest of 13.3 feet as of Sunday and is expected to maintain this level through the middle of next week. The flooding impacts areas including old US Highway 61 and nearby residences. Further updates and information can be accessed at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s website

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