By Shianne Gruss, IIHR—Hydroscience & Engineering Citizens of Independence can now access online maps that show how flooding events are likely to affect their community, homes, and businesses. Independence is one of 14 Iowa cities to be part of the Iowa Flood Center’s (IFC) community-based flood inundation mapping project. “We’ve been moving through and trying… Continue Reading »
NOAA’s Spring Outlook identifies areas at risk of spring flooding from April through June.
The Midwest and surrounding states have endured increasingly more frequent flood episodes over the past half-century.