National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

Republican River Flood of May 30, 1935

 This website is dedicated to preserving the history of the Republican River Flood of 1935.


National Weather Service Team

Joy Hayden, Scott Mentzer, Dave Floyd, Albert Pietrycha, Chris Foltz, Mark Buller



Russ Dowling – Museum of the High Plains

Lucille Edwards – Personal Scrapbook Collection

Linda Hein – Nebraska State Historical Society

Virginia Roberts – City of Cambridge




Raymond BorchersHigh Water Mark

V. S. Fitzpatrick - Backtrail Disaster

Mary SherkSwept Away

Marlene Harvey Wilmot - Bluff to Bluff


All the wonderful people of Kansas , Colorado, and Nebraska who have shared their stories of the 1935 flood.