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Mississippi River water levels dropping slower than expected

December 5, 2012 | 3:11 p.m. CST
This Nov. 28 file photo provided by The United States Coast Guard shows man-made dikes, perpendicular to the shore, that direct the water flow back into the river to maintain a navigable depth along the Mississippi River south of St. Louis. The National Weather Service revised the Mississippi River forecast Wednesday, offering a bit of a reprieve for shippers.

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