Flooding impacts parts of Tri-State as Ohio River rises

Flooding impacts parts of Tri-State as Ohio River rises
Flooding impacts parts of Tri-State as Ohio River rises

NEW RICHMOND, Ohio (FOX19) - The Ohio River is rising and surrounding areas are feeling its impact.

In New Richmond on Wednesday, a constant flow of people came down to Front Street to see the high water.

Flooding impacts parts of Tri-State as Ohio River rises

Here are the river levels as of 3 p.m. Wednesday:

  • Cincinnati56.4′ early THU AM (FLOOD STAGE = 52′)
  • Meldahl Dam: 54.1′ early THU AM (FLOOD STAGE = 51′)
  • Maysville: 54.6′ WED night (FLOOD STAGE = 50′)
  • Markland Dam: 50.6′ THU AM (FLOOD STAGE = 51′)

With the Ohio River flooding in areas, some roads have been closed.

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