There are many locations across the country with more water than they can handle. Either it is minor flooding or major flood…it is too much water to handle right now. The map below shows how much rain has fallen in the month of May through the 21st.
This as well as many inches of rain over the last couple months has keep many rivers above flood stage. The map below shows the rivers that are forecast to reach moderate or major flood stage in the next 5-7 days.
Unfortunately there is more rain on the way in these same areas through the middle of next week. Some locations could get more than 5″ of rain in the next seven days across parts of Iowa, Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, Illinois and Wisconsin.