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Tag Archives: Mississippi
Google’s Crisis Response team has produced a new interactive map for anyone affected by the widespread flooding along the Mississippi River and watershed, caused by this Spring’s record rainfall. The map gathers together data sets from various official U.S. agencies … Continue reading
Satellite company GeoEye has released two new high-resolution images of the recent flooding along the Mississippi River. The first image shows flooding at the junction of the Mississippi and Ohio rivers, around Cairo, Illinois on May 8. Move the slider … Continue reading
A combination of heavy rain and large snow melt has caused devastating flooding in parts of the U.S. this spring. With water levels in some areas along the Mississippi river reaching near record heights. This new map, based on data … Continue reading
Rising flood waters along the Mississippi River and its tributaries are continuing to threaten communities across multiple US States. This set of before and after satellite shots from NASA compares the river system under normal conditions in 2010, with the … Continue reading
Before and after shots captured by NASA’s Terra Satellite show the after effect of a breached levee on the Mississippi River. A hole was intentionally blown in the levee by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers on May 2, 2011 … Continue reading
Severe Storms and tornadoes have killed almost three hundred people across the Southern United States. Alabama has been worst hit, including a massive tornado in the city of Tuscaloosa, AL, described by one meteorologist as the ‘worst in Alabama’s history’. … Continue reading