Mississippi River flooding
“There has been some seepage and there has been some sloughing of the wall in two places,” Clarksville Mayor Jo Anne Smiley said.
Residents of Clarksville, Mo. are among those sandbagging in preparation for what the NWS calls “major” flooding.
Corps officials say the decision to breech the Birds Point levee may have saved billions of dollars in damages.
Ashley Dickinson remembers Mississippi River flooding of 1993 in St. Louis area
Te U-S Army Corps of Engineers is getting worried about the flood-threat for the St. Louis area.
The Mississippi River is expected to crest at nearly 6 feet above flood stage in St. Louis by midweek.