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Flash Flood Warning issued for Orleans, Jefferson, St. Bernard

Waters rising in Lakeview (Photo courtesy James Parker) Waters rising in Lakeview (Photo courtesy James Parker)
NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

 The National Weather Service issued a Flash Flood Warning for the parts of the New Orleans Metro area until 5 p.m.

The warning extends through Orleans, Jefferson and St. Bernard Parishes and comes on the tail of severe thunderstorm warnings covering a similar area.

Reports of street flooding are coming in from Lakeview, Uptown and Mid City. Drivers are warned to not go through high waters as cars will stall and get stuck.

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