Minnesota River slowly dropping today in Montevideo and Granite Falls
MONTEVIDEO -- The Minnesota River is slowly receding in Montevideo and Granite Falls today.
The river appears to have reached its second crest in both communities on Thursday.
In Montevideo, the river was reported at 19.86 feet on Thursday, and has come down to 19.7 feet this morning. The National Weather Service is projecting a slow downward trend through the upcoming days.
In Granite Falls the river rose to 893.01 feet on Thursday evening.