In this May 17, 2011 photo, Angel Jemello and her daughter Briana, 6, remove food from their home into their car as they evacuate due to the threat of rising floodwaters in Marksville, La., Some of ... more 
In this May 17, 2011 photo, Angel Jemello and her daughter Briana, 6, remove food from their home into their car as they evacuate due to the threat of rising floodwaters in Marksville, La., Some of the worst flooding in Mississippi is in the area from Vicksburg northeast to Yazoo City, along the Yazoo River. The Yazoo Backwater Levee north of Vicksburg connects with the main Mississippi River levee. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers officials had predicted that at least a foot of water could pour over the top, flooding tens of thousands of acres of farmland in the Delta. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Gerald Herbert
Wed, May 18, 2011 9:15 AM EDT