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S&WB gives update after heavy rain causes street flooding in Orleans and metro area

Updated: Jun. 10, 2020 at 12:51 PM CDT
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NEW ORLEANS, La. (WVUE) -Heavy thunderstorms caused significant flood Wednesday morning leaving drivers stranded and streets with several inches of standing water.

Areas in Metaire, Kenner, Marrero, and much of Orleans saw more than 4 inches of rain within an hour or two.

Get real-time information of flooded and/or closed streets by going to http://streetwise.nola.gov/

The Jung Hotel in New Orleans again got water inside its lobby. The hotel has flooded several times from heavy rains.

A flash flood advisory goes until 11:00 a.m.

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