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Raw: Kayakers go through flooded Grafton streets

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The rain-swollen Mississippi River is continuing its rise as some waterfront communities in the Metro East try to fend off the rising water. By Belo Content KMOV The rain-swollen Mississippi River is continuing its rise as some waterfront communities in the Metro East try to fend off the rising water. By Belo Content KMOV
The rain-swollen Mississippi River is continuing its rise as some waterfront communities in the Metro East try to fend off the rising water. By Belo Content KMOV The rain-swollen Mississippi River is continuing its rise as some waterfront communities in the Metro East try to fend off the rising water. By Belo Content KMOV

The rain-swollen Mississippi River is continuing its rise as some waterfront communities in the Metro East try to fend off the rising water.

In Grafton, where April floodwaters encroached on the city’s downtown, the river was forecast to crest early Monday afternoon at 30.4 feet, more than 12 feet above flood stage.

That made conditions perfect for a couple of kayakers who decided to take a tour through the flooded city streets.

Click the video above to check it out.

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