Mar 11, 2016

Is the south-central US flooding a sign of trouble to come?

Shreveport, LA
Monroe, LA
Texas
Mississippi River
USA,
United States
by
Alex Sosnowski
,
AccuWeather
Flood risk. Image: AccuWeather
Flood risk. Image: AccuWeather

With 12-24 inches of rain projected over a large part of the south-central United States into this weekend, the question is: Are the heavy rains and flooding problems a sign of what's to come this spring? Rainfall from this week's rainstorm alone has already topped 18 inches in some locations