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2019 flooding in Hamburg, Iowa

Iowa Flood Center Developing Tool To Help Missouri River Communities Prepare For Flooding

“Our forecast system will provide that very specific home by home, business by business, farm by farm depth of water at the time of a levee breach or levee overtopping,” says IFC co-founder Larry Weber.

https://tinyurl.com/p6sewrs3Iowa Public Radio,Published on: May 12th, 2021

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