Davenport Iowas 3rd Greatest City Floods After Temporary Barrier Fails To Hold Back Mississippi River

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Kim Reynolds tweeted Flooding will likely worsen tomorrow so please remain vigilant. The Associated Press reports that city officials do not believe the floodwaters will spread beyond the blocks that have already been flooded. Kim Reynolds tweeted Flooding will likely worsen tomorrow so please remain vigilant. Charles Grassley also tweeted that that he is monitoring the situation and will be working for federal assistance. Crews evacuated people from some buildings and cars Tuesday afternoon after a flood barrier failed along the Mississippi River Iowa. The National Weather Service sent an alert around 4 p. of a flash flood emergency in Davenport urging people downtown to immediately seek higher ground. Public works officials reported that a temporary flood barrier had failed and that many people sought shelter on the rooftops of downtown buildings. allowing mississippi river floodwaters to pour into downtown davenport. a city of davenport vehicle gets submerged under water as flood waters from the mississippi river covers streets

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