Arkansas to Mississippi communities brace for dangerous river flooding

By Chyna Glenn – AccuWeather As Missouri residents continue to recover and clean up from deadly flooding, communities in Arkansas, Tennessee and Mississippi are bracing for dangerous flooding along the Mississippi River and its tributaries. Mississippi River floodwaters have receded around the St. Louis area, and communities that were evacuated have returned to deal with…

River flooding may rival records in Mississippi Valley into January

By Alex Sosnowski – AccuWeather Flooding in the upcoming days and weeks following a tremendous December rainfall could be one for the record books in the Mississippi Valley. Major flooding along the Mississippi, Illinois, Ohio, Missouri, Arkansas and Meramec rivers will have communities dealing with long-duration high water. Freezing temperatures will cause some flooded areas to…