ST. CLOUD -- The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Warning for the Sauk River in St. Cloud.

The flood warning will go into effect on Thursday morning.  The river is at 5 1/2 feet today (Monday), and is expected to rise above the flood stage of six feet later this week, and go up to 6 1/2 feet by Sunday.

The Sauk River crested above eight-feet back in 2009.