|Country or District||United States of America (the)|
|Outline||At least 28 people have died in the U.S. Midwest since the weekend in the rare winter floods.|
|Human Impact||Physical Impact||Others|
At least 31 people have died in Missouri, Illinois, Oklahoma and Arkansas, most of them after vehicles drove into flooded areas.
Rain-swollen rivers washed out hundreds of structures in Missouri, Arkansas and eastern Oklahoma and forced thousands to flee their homes.