Donna Boetger, left, and Phyllis Brown photograph the Mississippi River floodwaters from a bridge over Beale Street on Tuesday, May 10, 2011, in Memphis, Tenn. The river crested in Memphis at nearly ... more 
Donna Boetger, left, and Phyllis Brown photograph the Mississippi River floodwaters from a bridge over Beale Street on Tuesday, May 10, 2011, in Memphis, Tenn. The river crested in Memphis at nearly 48 feet on Tuesday, falling short of its all-time record but still soaking low-lying areas with enough water to require a massive cleanup. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Mark Humphrey
Tue, May 10, 2011 5:41 PM EDT