Army Corps Updates Missouri River Basin Spring Outlook For Flooding

The U-S Army Corps of Engineers says flooding on the Missouri River should be minimal if snowpack conditions hold. Doug Kluck, a Climatologist with NOAA in Kansas City, says snowpack in the Missouri River basin is limited…

Army Corps hydraulic engineer Joel Knofcynski says upstream reservoirs are just about ready for the flood season…

Kevin Stamm, a hydraulic engineer with the Corp says recent drought conditions will lessen flood risk on lower ends of the Missouri River…

A lack of deep frost in parts of the Missouri River basin is also going to help reduce flood chances although outlooks would change with any major precipitation events in the next few months.