Summary by Ground NewsSome communities between St. Louis and New Orleans may see record low water levels. The National Weather Service predicts the reading at Memphis, Tennessee, will reach its second-lowest level ever by Oct. 13. Nearly all of the Mississippi River basin, from Minnesota through Louisiana, has seen below-normal rainfall.
Published 4 months ago · Bloomington, United States
Low water affects Mississippi River barge traffic
The National Weather Service predicts the Mississippi River at Memphis will reach its second-lowest level ever by Oct. 13. The drought is limiting barge traffic, just as crops harvested in the early fall need to be moved.
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