Missouri River flooding continues

Missouri River flooding continues in and around Hermann, and the surrounding area. The National Weather Service in St. Louis has issued a flood warning for the city and points both east and west along the river. The warning is currently set to remain in effect until late Thursday night. A gauge measured the river level at Hermann at 24.4 feet on Monday night. Hermann’s flood stage is 21 feet. The weather service said the river is forecast to continue falling to below flood stage by Wednesday night. Ray Scherer photo