Flash Flooding Strikes Las Vegas Following Severe Storm

Floodwaters filled the streets of Las Vegas, Nevada, on the night of Thursday, July 28, after the National Weather Service (NWS) issued a flash flood warning for the city.

This footage was recorded by Twitter user @chimchimchurroof, who said it was captured near Las Vegas Boulevard on Thursday night.

Other social media posts showed heavy rain falling on Vegas’ famous strip.

Las Vegas Fire and Rescue said crews responded to a “variety of calls” on Thursday night, and asked the public to avoid flooded areas. Credit: @chimchimchurro via Storyful

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