Mississippi River level in flux, but new record low reported

By , Daily Memphian Updated: October 26, 2022 10:06 AM CT | Published: October 25, 2022 6:09 PM CT

Drought conditions across much of the country continue to push the Mississippi River lower in Memphis, and weather officials say drier and hotter-than-average conditions will continue in the Southern U.S. this winter. 

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Keely Brewer is a Report for America corps member covering environmental impacts on communities of color in Memphis. She is working in partnership with the Ag & Water Desk, a sustainable reporting network aimed at telling water and agriculture stories across the Mississippi River Basin.


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