Rain, rain and now flooding
So how much rain did the Brainerd lakes area get over the holiday weekend?
Enough to where the National Weather Service in Duluth (NWS) has placed the counties of Morrison, Crow Wing and Aitkin in a flood warning.
The NWS reports that the Mississippi River near Fort Ripley and Aitkin will continue to rise over the coming days due to excessive rainfall over the last several days. Minor to moderate flooding is expected.
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