Results 1 to 10 of 11
05-01-2012, 06:11 PM #1
So exacty how high did the Mississippi River get?
These pictures were taken on a tributary of the Mississippi River near Vicksburg, MS.
It gives you an idea of just how high the water got. For those of you in the North,
alligators don't climb trees! Kinda crazy is you ask me.
If at first you don't succeed, chances are, you are using too small of a cheater bar
1999 GMC Sierra SLT Z71 | 5.3 Vortec | Spectre Cold Air Intake | TransDapt TBS | Hypertech 30005 Tune | 2005 Chevy Tails | Denali headlights | AWS Bug Shield | 265/75/16 Mastercraft Courser A/T | "Ghetto" painted tailgate | Boss HD Speakers | 2005 Overhead Console | Dual Thrush Turbo Mufflers
Bigger Amp Alternator | Electric Fans | Oil/Trans Fluid cooler | Re-done exhaust | Paint | Interior Restoration/upgrade with newer model stuff | Window Visors (In channel) | Tint | Low-Profile Tool Box | LEDs throughout stock cab locations | And whatever is spurr of the moment
US Navy Sailor :sign0011:
05-01-2012, 06:29 PM #2
- Join Date
- Jul 2010
- Denver, CO
- Blog Entries
And for those that live in the West .
Amazing that the gator ended up there. The bottom half of your pic got cut off, but can still get a pretty good sense of how deep it got. Wow!
Mike (Denver, CO) - 2008 Sierra 1500 Z71 SLE 5.3L 4WD
SUSPENSION: Rancho 4" Suspension Lift; Rancho RS9000XL Shocks; Rancho Skid Plates; Rancho MyRide Wireless Shock Controller;
TIRES: BFG All Terrain KO 315/70/17
DRIVE TRAIN: 4.56 Gears; Detroit TrueTrac Differential; True Cool 40k Transmission Cooler
PERFORMANCE: DiableSport Predator Tuner; Custom Tuned by Diablew; Magnaflow Exhaust; AFE Cold Air Intake
ELECTRONICS: Kenwood DNX6180 Touchscreen; Subthump box w/10" Kicker; Driver Information Center (DIC); Rear View Camera
ACCESSORIES: Westin Brush/Grill Gaurd; Westin Nerf Bars; Truxedo Tonneau; 20% Tint; Tow Mirrors w/Heat & Signals
05-01-2012, 06:42 PM #3
Yeah I noticed that. Thats how it came in the email. Looks about 20 feet up...about a 8-9 foot alligator looks like.
05-01-2012, 06:55 PM #4
- Join Date
- Mar 2012
- Regina Saskatchewan Canada
- Blog Entries
holly cows,,, flying dogs,,,,,Gators in trees,,,,, raining frogs,,,,, what could be next?.....?? JUst Trucks and no Dodges,,,its a sign!!...
Cool pics .......
05-01-2012, 08:21 PM #5
No flood it was probably hauled up there by a Louisiana Wampus Cat, they only come out at night gonna and get it later
Get off your horse and drink your milk -John Wayne
05-01-2012, 09:24 PM #6
05-01-2012, 09:51 PM #7
Next we will see flying pigs. What was the date of the rising river? Does MS have alligators? Thought they were more south coast. Now if that had been a huge catfish I would clearly understand2010 Chevy Silverado Z71 ext cab.4x4
72 Monte Carlo 350-415 hp- sold (June 2011) to pay medical bills
79 Impala 350 4bbl 375 hp- sold (June 2011)to pay medical bills
"If He asks you to go a mile go two"
05-01-2012, 10:19 PM #8
Gators exist from Texas to South Carolina as far as I know. The river got up around right before summer last year maybe right when spring started. Mississippi Game Wardens said its head got stuck between 2 branches and stayed like that. Now I have seen catfish fly; some genius put out a trot line (me) out when the river was high behind the levee and the water went down 8 feet in 24 hours. They were good as dead but they were in the air.
---------- Post added at 09:19 PM ---------- Previous post was at 09:10 PM ----------
Its part of Oklahoma, East Texas, Southern Arkansas, all of Louisiana, part of Mississippi, part of Alabama, all of Florida, some Georgia, South and North Carolina.
05-01-2012, 10:40 PM #9
Dang sounds like they are crossing borders like illegals.....................
05-01-2012, 10:45 PM #10
By RedChevy in forum MS - Mississippi Chevy ClubReplies: 3Last Post: 02-19-2012, 10:20 AM
By 1_low_rider in forum MS - Mississippi Chevy ClubReplies: 20Last Post: 05-08-2011, 09:40 AM
By bgentry in forum Member IntroductionsReplies: 17Last Post: 03-07-2011, 04:10 PM
By dlg804 in forum Member IntroductionsReplies: 9Last Post: 01-31-2010, 01:17 PM
By GMC3 in forum Member IntroductionsReplies: 7Last Post: 10-12-2008, 07:48 PM