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Great drone footage of a very full Minnesota River

Check out this footage from the Minnesota River in Carver.



Credit: colifis

The video above shows the Minnesota River in the southwest Twin Cities metro area past flood stage, following all the heavy rain in the southern half of the state recently.

This is in Carver, Minnesota – a little north of Jordan, where the NOAA says the river was at about 26 feet on Sept. 29, when the footage was shot, according to the drone operator on Reddit. That's above the minor flooding stage of 25 feet.

The user – colifis, on YouTube – has more videos here, including other recent flooding, shots of the North Dakota Badlands, Prior Lake, farms and more.

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