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One bay closed, one to go at Morganza Spillway

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Posted: Jun 9, 2011 2:54 PM
Updated: Jun 9, 2011 2:54 PM
Source: Army Corps of Engineers

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Topics: Bay, Closed, Morganza, Spillway

One more bay at the Morganza Spillway has closed, leaving one remaining open.

17 total bays on the Spillway were once opened, sending water rushing from the Mississippi River into the Atchafalaya Basin.

The Army Corps of Engineers say they could have all the bays closed by this weekend.

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