As of Tuesday, the Minnesota River at Montevideo was at 15.6 feet, 1.6 feet above flood stage.

As of Tuesday, the Minnesota River at Montevideo was at 15.6 feet, 1.6 feet above flood stage. River Road south of the dike was under water and a large number of waterfowl were enjoying the large pond created by the flood waters. The National Weather Service expects the river to crest tomorrow (Friday) at 16.5 feet, then begin to recede. (Staff photo by Mike Milbrandt)

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