Photos © Ken Dewey, School of Natural Resources, UNL.
|The flood waters contained in Holmes Lake have spilled over onto the park lawns and almost onto North Holmes Lake Drive.||Holmes Lake Dam, in the distance, with trees and a picnic table stranded in flood water.|
|May 5, 2001, the east branch of Holmes Lake at 70th Street is overflowing in flood water. Note the old weeds from last year, sticking out of the flood water.||May, 2000, the same area of Holmes Lake covered by weeds and tall grasses. Grassy areas were brown due to drought conditions.|
|One of the parking lots is partially covered by flood water.||Far east Lincoln at about 93rd and Pine Lake Road shows a large amount of standing water in a farm field.|
ABOUT THIS STORMY PERIOD:
"S.E. Nebraska Storms Spawn Tornadoes, Flood Warnings"
"Region's Rivers Overflow as Rain Bathes Midlands"
along the Mississippi River)
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