Mississippi River Observations, Forecasts and Flood Maps

Mississippi River Stages and Forecast Crests

Above are the latest observation and forecast of the Mississippi River at several river gages in the Mid-South.   The observation (latest stage) is shown in white, if the river is rising (typically above flood stage) the crest will be shown in blue with the date of the crest (in dark blue) along with the river's flood stage is in green.   If the river is not rising the river forecast stages will be in green for the next 5 days at 7 a.m. 

Below are the river gages on the Mississippi with links to the latest observation and forecast and links to flood maps for portions of the river.

River Gage Observation and Forecast Flood Maps
Tiptonville Obs. & Fcst  
Caruthersville Obs. & Fcst  
Oseola Obs. & Fcst Mississippi County and South Bottom Lauderdale County
Tipton County & Southern Mississippi County
Memphis Obs. & Fcst Shebly County and Crittenden County
Tunica Riverpark Obs. & Fcst Tunica County and Lee County
Helena Obs. & Fcst Phillips County, Southern Tunica County and Coahoma County


Flood Maps for selected locations in Shelby County

Loosahatchie River

Mississippi River

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