Streets Submerged in Floodwater After Heavy Rainfall in New Orleans

Floodwaters partially submerged cars on the streets of New Orleans, Louisiana, after heavy rainfall hit the area on Wednesday, June 10.

Footage recorded by Eric Boudreaux on Canal Street, near the French Quarter, shows people wading through several inches of water.

The National Weather Service issued a flash flood warning for the city on the same date. The average five-minute rainfall rate that morning peaked at 0.5 inches, with the one-hour rate peaking at 3 inches. Credit: Eric Boudreaux via Storyful