Flooding causes some road, trail closures
Recent rainfall has led to more flooding in Hastings. As of 6 a.m. Tuesday, June 24, the Mississippi River was reported to have risen to 17.85 feet, according to the National Weather Service.
Flood stage is 15 feet, and the area is considered to be experiencing major flooding at 18 feet. Predictions estimated the river would continue to rise through Thursday or Friday this week, with a crest at about 19 feet.