White River level dropping, Mississippi River level rises

White River level dropping, Mississippi River level rises
On Monday, the Mississippi River at Osceola continued to rise ahead of potential rain. (Source: National Weather Service)

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - As the White River water level continued to drop at Newport on Monday, the Mississippi River level at Osceola continued to rise.

As of 8:30 p.m. Monday, the latest reading by the National Weather Service showed the White River at Newport at 26.62 ft.

It started the day at 27.6 ft.

The Mississippi River at Osceola is a different story.

Monday night, it read at 34.37′. It started the day at 33.8 feet.

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