Flooding closes Stockyards Expressway

The Missouri River is expected to crest Friday in St. Joseph at 30.1 feet.

Posted: Mar 21, 2019 4:57 PM

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) Flooding has closed Stockyards Expressway in St. Joseph.

The city is currently monitoring the area but floodwaters have already covered parking lots off the Expressway.

"The water was nowhere near covering the parking lot, then it had been," said St. Joseph City Communications Manager Mary Robertson. "It is rising very quickly now."

The Missouri River is expected to crest Friday in St. Joseph at 30.1 feet.

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Highs will be in the mid to upper 40s on Thursday but the clouds will increase Thursday night. Conditions dry out for the rest of the week and temperatures will gradually climb back into the 50s and 60s by the weekend.
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