South Sulphur River sees more high water

High water on State Highway 11 crossing from Hunt County into Hopkins County. Staff photo by Taylor Nye
With rain predicted in the Hopkins County forecast, flooding is likely, according to the National Weather Service. Flooding changed from minor to moderate severity and increased in duration for the South Sulphur River near Cooper, affecting both Hopkins and Delta counties, according to the NWS. As of Monday at 10:15 a.m., the water gauge was at 18.8 feet and the flood stage is 16.0 feet, NWS…

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