Only minor flooding continues along Missouri River

(KLZA)-- As of Friday morning, only minor flooding was occurring along the Missouri River from Brownville, south through Rulo.

Friday morning the river level at Brownville was 32.5 feet which is below the 33 foot flood stage. The river crested at 35.7 feet Thursday morning.

At Rulo, the Missouri River reading was 16.51 feet Friday morning, about a half-foot below flood stage of 17 feet. The crest at Rulo was 18.48 feet early Thursday morning.

The forecast calls for a chance of thunderstorms Saturday night into Sunday with a few strong to severe storms possible. The strong storms could contain locally heavy rain, damaging winds, and large hail.

Southeast Nebraska could also see strong storms on Sunday as well.

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