By John Dodge
CHICAGO (CBS) — The Chicago River water level was so high after last night’s storms that some boat operators had to cancel morning tours because the boats couldn’t clear the bridges.READ MORE: Kenosha County Sheriff's Deputy Shoots Chicago Homicide Suspect At Bristol Gas Station After Two-State Crime Spree; Suspect Shot Police K-9 During Confrontation
A photo posted on Reddit, shows one of the boats stopped at the Michigan Avenue bridge.
According to Ticketmaster’s website, The Chicago’s First Lady had to cancel its 10 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. cruises.READ MORE: Alec Baldwin Fired Prop Gun That Killed Cinematographer And Injured Director On "Rust" Movie Set
Wendella told CBS 2 that they had to also cancel two morning cruises.
A pair of tourists from New York City said they had to cancel plans to take an architecture tour, but boarded a water taxi instead, which wasn’t affected by the water height.MORE NEWS: South Side Pastor Teaching Children, Teens Life Lessons Through Boxing
The Chicago area had two to three inches of rain fall in about a six-hour period on Monday night.