Yazoo River backwaters from the Lower Auxiliary Channel cover stretches of U.S. 49 West, south of Silver City, Miss. Sunday, May 22, 2011. Even though the Mississippi River was slowly falling, it is ... more 
Yazoo River backwaters from the Lower Auxiliary Channel cover stretches of U.S. 49 West, south of Silver City, Miss. Sunday, May 22, 2011. Even though the Mississippi River was slowly falling, it is still so high that water is backing up into its tributaries, especially the Yazoo River. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Rogelio V. Solis
Sun, May 22, 2011 6:58 PM EDT