Lower Mississippi Gulf Water Science Center
In this section you will find USGS Lower Mississippi-Gulf news and events. If you are with a media outlet and are requesting information please contact: Jason Burton - USGS Public Affairs Specialist - 678-924-6692 - firstname.lastname@example.org
No one has a crystal ball to foresee what will happen during the 2018 hurricane season that begins June 1, but NOAA forecasters say there’s a 75 percent chance this hurricane season will be at least as busy as a normal year, or busier.
Crews from the U.S. Geological Survey have been in the field for weeks measuring flooding in the Midwest and in the Mississippi River watershed, and more recently flooding and storm tides on the Northern Atlantic coast, as higher temperatures, heavy rain, snowmelt and nor’easters affected numerous states.
This page contains the weekly highlights from the Lower Mississippi-Gulf Water Science Center for the week of 9/112017 - 9/15/2017! Please take a look and see what we have been up to!
Great Smoky Mountains National Park is at low risk of one common type of landslide, according to the USGS' first-ever hazard assessment for an Eastern forest fire.
After the floodwaters recede, the search for the high-water marks begins
Six streamgages Set peaks of record and 50 stations were overtopped by floodwaters.
High Water Mark Sign marking Alabama River's highest recorded level unveiled in Montgomery