Near-1993 flood levels predicted as rivers in Mo. breach banks

Tuesday, May 8, 2007 | 2:00 a.m. CDT; updated 12:52 p.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 15, 2008

KANSAS CITY, Mo.— Numerous communities were evacuating their residents Monday as the National Weather Service predicted near-1993 flooding levels across much of the state, authorities said.