NWS: Yellow River in Plymouth to drop below flood stage Tuesday morning

The Marshall County courthouse in the distance is illuminated Friday evening in this view from east Jefferson Street in downtown Plymouth.
By: 
Shawn McGrath
Staff Writer

One more day.
After cresting at about 17.65 feet late Thursday – a record level – the Yellow River in Plymouth is not expected to drop below the 13-foot flood stage until early Tuesday, the National Weather Service predicted Sunday night. The river finally dropped below major flood stage – 15 feet – Sunday afternoon, according to the NWS.
The historic deluge of rain and snowmelt has caused havoc throughout Marshall County since early last week. High waters forced schools to close – Plymouth schools for four days, including Monday – damaged many roads and soaked many homes.
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