1) Top picture was taken on New Year’s Eve (Dec 31). The water was up about 20 higher than normal. 2) This picture was looking back at the parking area for visitors to the park. 3) This picture was taken today(Jan 3) from the parking area. As you can see the river covers the stones. Also, there is a pile fo debris that has floated down stream. This is about 34 feet at flood stage 4) In this picture you see tree about 20 feet long with roots and all floating on down to New Orleans. The river is predicated rise another 7 feet.