The Floods of Five Rivers Heading for the U.S. Industrial South

  • Floods across the U.S. Midwest are heading toward Louisiana
  • Water in industrial South may start cresting in mid-January

Homes flooded in Pacific, Missouri, on Dec. 29.

Photographer: Huy Mach/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP Photo

Brace yourself, U.S. South. The Mississippi River is coming, and so are the Arkansas, the Red, the Ohio and the Missouri.

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