Drone Footage Captures Flooding in Eastern Nebraska

Drone footage captured heavy flooding across an eastern Nebraska town on Tuesday, May 21, shortly after severe thunderstorms hit the area.

Footage taken by Morgan Smith shows trees, houses, bridges, and roads in Wahoo, Nebraska, submerged in floodwater on Tuesday. Two severe thunderstorms passed through the region on Tuesday, bringing several inches of rainfall.

The National Weather Service (NWS) issued a flood warning to remain in effect in the area until Wednesday afternoon. Another round of thunderstorms is expected on Thursday and Friday, with hail, damaging winds, and flooding forecast. Credit: Morgan Smith via Storyful