Energy and Environment Reporting for Texas

Rising Rivers And Tributaries Continue To Flood Southern Communities

YAZOO COUNTY, MS – MAY 22: The Yazoo River floodwaters are getting deeper in the area around Yazoo City due to the backing up of Mississippi River tributaries including the Yazoo River. Heavy rains have left the ground saturated, rivers swollen, and have caused widespread flooding in Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Illinois, Kentucky, Tennessee, and Arkansas. ()


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