Roads closed due to flooding in the Heartland

Roads closed due to flooding in the Heartland
Flooding is causing some road closures in the Heartland. (Source: KFVS) (Lair, Mollie)

(KFVS) - Heavy rainfall is causing flash flooding in parts of the Heartland. The high-water is causing some road closures.

Missouri water over the road report

Iron County

  • Route F westbound and eastbound is closed due to flooding
  • Route D eastbound and westbound is closed due to flooding
  • MO 122 northbound and southbound is closed due to flooding

Mississippi County

  • MO-102 Eastbound is closed due to rising water
  • OO Eastbound is closed due to high water
  • FF Southbound is closed due to high water
  • VV Westbound is closed due to heavy rainfall
  • MO-80 Eastbound is closed due to water over the road

New Madrid County

  • Water is reported over U.S. 61 at New Madrid County Central High School. Due to water over the road, New Madrid County R-1 Schools Thursday, March 14, are running buses on a two-hour delay. On their Facebook page, New Madrid County R-1 Schools says morning Preschool is canceled at all schools.
  • MO 77 southbound and east bound is closed due to flooding from the Mississippi River rising.
  • Route P eastbound and westbound is closed due to water over the roadway
  • MO 162 eastbound and westbound is closed due to the Mississippi River rising
  • WW closed westbound and eastbound due to the Mississippi River rising
  • Route AA is closed southbound and northbound due to rising water.
  • MO 80 westbound and eastbound is closed due to water over the road.

Pemiscot County

  • Floodgates at Caruthersville floodwall is expected to close
  • Route DD southbound and northbound is closed due to flooding

Ripley County

  • Route H northbound and southbound is closed due to flooding

Stoddard County

  • BB Northbound due to flooding

Illinois water over the road report

  • The Kentucky State Line on the Ohio River is closed due to flooding

Jefferson County

  • 3.8 miles south IL 161 is closed

Alexander County

  • Rhine Road to Chestnut Street is closed
  • Old IL Rt. 3 from Railroad St. to Rt. 3 in Gale is closed due to flooding

Randolph County

  • Kaskaskia St. (Truck Bypass) from Water St. to Cottage Rd. in Chester is closed due to flooding
  • Rt. 3 to Kaskaskia St. near Chester is closed due to flooding.

Saline County

  • 6.3 miles north US 45 is closed

Kentucky water over the road report

County-By-County List

Ballard County

  • ALL OPEN

Carlisle County

  • US 62 is OPEN at the 4 mile marker in CARLISLE County due to floodwaters in the West Fork Creek Bottoms area between KY 121 and Bardwell.
  • KY 1820 is CLOSED with signs posted between the 1 and 2 mile marker
  • KY 1628 OPEN at the 3 mile marker due to floodwaters

Crittenden County

  • KY 855 is CLOSED with signs posted at the 5 mile marker at the Doan Spring Creek Culvert between Frances and Tyner Chapel

Fulton County

  • KY 1129/Adams Road is CLOSED at the 4 to 9mm- signs posted
  • KY 1354 Connector from KY 94 to Dorena-Hickman Ferry Landing is CLOSED due to floodwaters- Signs Posted
  • Dorena-Hickman Ferry is CLOSED due to floodwaters over the Kentucky Landing- likely to remain closed until sometime after March 23rd
  • KY 2140 is CLOSED at the 2 to 4mm between KY 1129 and KY 94 near the Mud Creek Branch Bridge- signs posted
  • KY 1129 has Water Over Road signs posted at the 2 to 4mm near the Mud Creek Bridge between KY 2149 and KY 94

Graves County

  • Due to flash flooding Thursday, March 14, the Graves County Sheriff’s Office is reporting Mayfield and Graves County Schools will open an hour late. There will also be no morning preschool in Graves County.
  • KY 131/Said Road is OPEN with Water Over Road signs posted at the 0 to 2mm at the McCracken-Graves County Line
  • Hickman CountyKY 123 is CLOSED at the 14 to 16mm due to floodwaters- signs posted
  • KY 575 is CLOSED at the 1.5mm due to a damaged cross drain- signs posted
  • KY 239 is OPEN at the 0 to 2mm at the Hickman-Fulton County Line

Livingston County

  • KY 137 is OPEN to traffic from the 0 to 15.45 mile marker in Livingston County.
  • The Livingston County Highway Maintenance Crew has completed efforts to clear flood debris from the roadway and ditches along KY 137/River Road through the Birdsville and Bayou communities.  Completion of this work has allowed KY 137/River Road to reopen to normal traffic flow between the US 60 Y and Berrys Ferry Landing at the KY 133 intersection.
  • KY 917/Tucker-Temple Road in Livingston County remains CLOSED with signs posted at the 3.9 to 8mm near the Hazel Creek Culvert North of Iuka and the KY 93 intersection

Lyon County

  • KY 819/Sunnyside Loop is CLOSED at the 2.5mm at the Panther Creek Bridge

Marshall County

  • All OPEN

McCracken County

  • KY 994/Old Mayfield Rd is CLOSED with signs posted at the KY 1014/Houser Road Intersection
  • KY 1014/Houser Road is CLOSED with signs posted at the KY 994/Old Mayfield Rd intersection
  • KY 339/Clinton Road is CLOSED with signs posted at the 1mm near the McCracken-Graves County Line north of Melber
  • KY 1255/Bonds Road is CLOSED at the 1 to 2mm due to floodwaters just west of the KY 450/Oaks Rd Intersection- signs posted
  • KY 787/Bryant Ford Road is CLOSED at the 1 to 2mm near the McCracken-Marshall County Line
  • KY 1420/Noble Rd is OPEN at the 4mm between Meredith Rd and Cold Springs Rd
  • KY 1420 is CLOSED at the 2.8mm at the Massac Creek Bridge
  • KY 1565/Mayfield-Metropolis Rd is CLOSED at the 5.5 to 6mm between KY 305 and KY 358
  • KY 1565/Mayfield-Metropolis Rd is CLOSED at the 5.2 between the RR Overpass and KY 305- signs posted
  • KY 131/Said Road is OPEN with Water Over Road signs posted at the 0 to 2mm at the McCracken-Graves County Line
  • KY 284/Old Benton Rd is OPEN at the 3mm between the Clarks River Bridge and Reidland
  • KY 1954/Husbands Rd has Water Over Road signs posted from Clarkline Rd at the Paducah Floodwall to near the KY 348/Hardmoney Rd intersection
  • KY 3075/Lydon Rd is CLOSED between KY 450/Oaks Rd and KY 1954/Husbands Rd

Trigg County

  • All OPEN

Tennessee

  • TNDOT reports I-24 Eastbound is blocked by a major landslide at the 42mm just north of Nashville with a substantial delay where traffic is detoured to Old Hickory Blvd at Exit 40- An alternate route via US 41-Alternate or US 431 is suggested-- Eastbound lanes expected to reopen March 15.

Transportation officials remind drivers to turn around if water is on a roadway. Driving through floodwaters could cost the driver their life or the life of others. It doesn’t take much water to force a vehicle off the road.

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