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Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Hottest March on Record [ Local Stories]

The Mississippi River is forecast to crest at 17.3 feet. This is higher than it was last year. The forecast flow is supposed to be over 1.25 million cubic feet per second. That is the trigger to open the Bonnet Carre' Spillway. In fact the trigger may be reached by Friday, April 3rd. The New Orleans Division of the Corps of Engineers is considering recommending the opening of the Spillway.

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