Mississippi River Flooding

Road closures:

Warren County – Partially Closed Roads

  • Floweree Road
  • Eagle-Lakeshore Road

 

Video of current flooding situation:

 

Road Closures:

  • State Route 149 at Erickson Road in Yazoo County
  • State Route 465 between U.S. Highway 61 and Eagle Lake Shore Road (the backwater levee) in Warren County.
  • State Route 24 at Fort Adams Pond Road in Wilkinson County.

 

Emergency flood warning and mandatory evacuation of the Eagle Lake area

The Warren County Board of Supervisors has passed a resolution declaring an emergency flood warning and mandatory evacuation of the Eagle Lake area. As the Mississippi River backwaters into the Eagle Lake area the waters are expected to exceed flood levels and are projected to rise even higher. The roads leading to the area are already flooding causing limited access to residents by emergency vehicles. 

US Army Corps of Engineers to open Muddy Bayou Control Structure –
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