The River Raisin at Dundee was 1.5 feet over flood stage on Wednesday morning.
Amy Valentine, whose yard backs up to the river, said this is the worst she’s seen.
Village of Dundee manager Dave Uhl said that the River Raisin is predicted to rush over its banks, threatening about 30 homes and a half a dozen businesses, including the post office.
Rain, melting snow and ice jams are causing flooding in Monroe County and now, the Coast Guard is getting involved.
The government shutdown is affecting thousands of school kids who were hoping for a real-life trip through history at the River Raisin National Battlefield Park in Monroe.
Authorities say a mortar round believed to be from World War I that at first was thought to be a car part turned up in a Monroe County river during a construction project.
They are still mopping up in Dundee from flooding along the River Raisin, but it is an improving picture.