Update: part of I-29 closed south of Hwy 2

I-29 flooding north of Omaha:Photo Courtesy Larry Geiger

Flooding along the Missouri River has closed sections of I-29 North and South of Omaha.  Iowa officials have closed I-29 from Iowa 2 to Rock Port, Missouri.  That's a distance of about 30 miles.  

Several roads and highways have also been closed along the river, including I-680 North of Omaha.   Highway 2 near Nebraska City also has lane closures near Nebraska City.   For the latest travel information, you can dial 5-1-1 or click on the following links:

Iowa Department of Transportation: http://hb.511ia.org/main.jsf

Nebraska Department of Transportation: http://www.roads.ne.gov/flood/flood-roads.pdf

*Never try to drive through flooded roads:  “Turn around, Don't Drown.”