Highway 93 from Highway 169 to Henderson is expected to reopen after 11 a.m. Friday, May 10 after being closed at 11 a.m. on May 9 due to flooding on the Rush River. The Rush River has receded, however, Highway 93 motorists are advised to use caution as the water is still close to the roadway.
Area motorists are also advised that Highway 19 from Highway 169 to Henderson will likely close due to flooding on the Minnesota River over the weekend, according to National Weather Service river forecasts.
Highway 93 was previously closed from March 16 to April 30 due to flooding. MnDOT crews have only been able to make temporary repairs to date. Highway 19 only recently reopened from flooding on Tuesday, May 7.