Mississippi Flooding

Waiting on High Waters — Louisiana Prepares for the Mississippi Flood (Updated 5/16)

Emergency spillways will be used to shepherd the river to the sea.

More Houses Submerged as Water Levels Rise in Pakistan’s Attabad Lake

Officials have begun blasting boulders to expand the spillway of glacial melt.

Landslide Lake Puts Pakistani Villages at Risk of Flooding

Thousands of Pakistani villagers are at risk if a landslide-formed lake breaches its rock dam.