With plenty of rain and snow this week, area rivers are expected to rise quickly.
And it won't have anything to do with the rising temperatures expected this weekend and next week, according to a National Weather Service hydrologist.
Julie Reed with the National Weather Service in Wilmington says the Ohio River should crest at 52 feet at Maysville, Kentucky on Saturday. Flood stage there is 50 feet.
“The city of Maysville is protected by a flood wall at pretty high levels," Reed says. "The flood stage tends to effect areas in and around Maysville.