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June 7, 2011OMAHA, NE |  By: Wayman

More Rain

More rain could be devastating to flood relief efforts in our region, but that's what's on it's way.

That's what Lynn Maximuk with the National Weather Service Central Region is warning. He says models are showing rain in the upper Missouri River basin, and even around Omaha.

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The Corp of Engineers are planning to release twice the amount of water into the Missouri than has ever been done before. They say rain on top of that will blow flooding projections well past what they are already warning communities about.