OMAHA, Neb. – Forecasters have issued flood warnings and watches in eastern Nebraska and western Iowa as heavy rain continues to fall.
A National Weather Service flash flood warning covered parts of Harrison, Pottawattamie and Shelby counties in western Iowa. By 5 a.m. Monday more than 3 inches of rain had fallen in the past 24 hours in some areas.
The service also says 55 mph wind gusts could be expected from a storm over Omaha in eastern Nebraska.
A flood warning was issued for both sides of the Missouri River south from Nebraska City.