Rising river

As of 3:30 p.m. Thursday, the Red River at I-35 north of Gainesville had risen to 23.16 feet, according to the National Weather Service.  A flood warning is in effect from Friday, Oct. 12 until Sunday, Oct.14 or until the warning is canceled, according to the NWS. The river is predicted to crest at 27.4 feet — more than two feet above flood stage —  Saturday, Oct. 13.