Rising Water: Southern Flooding Slideshow
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May 06, 2011
AP: Volunteers work to place sandbags atop a temporary levee to fight back floodwaters as lightning from a thunderstorm is seen in the background Tuesday, April 26, 2011, in Dutchtown, Mo. Powerful storms that swept through the nation’s midsection have pushed river levels to dangerous heights and are threatening to flood several towns in Missouri.
AP: Two men in kayaks paddle through a neighborhood inundated with flood waters off River Road near Blankenbaker, in Louisville, Ky., Tuesday, April 26, 2011. Days of rain have caused the Ohio to overflow its banks.