Yesterday I sketched the rising water on the Lowertown Landing in my small journal:
Roberta sketched this scene along the river at the Upper Landing:
Today, the river has risen dramatically. Roberta and I decided we would document the flood all day in our journals. Roberta returned to the Upper Landing to document the change:
I also sketched the flooding along the Upper Landing and Raspberry Island:
We biked over the Wabasha Bridge to sketch the flooding on Harriet Island. This is Roberta's sketch:
This is my sketch of the flooding on Harriet Island:
It rained again, so we had to stop sketching for a few hours. I biked around Lowertown after 5 PM to see how the flooding was affecting our neighborhood. The flood is just beginning to creep into Lowertown:
The forecast is for more flooding. Roberta and I will continue to document this event - stay tuned.