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Three inches of rain in an hour flood North Baton Rouge streets Tuesday

10 months 1 week 1 day ago Tuesday, July 26 2022 Jul 26, 2022 July 26, 2022 2:34 PM July 26, 2022 in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - Streets north of downtown were impassable Tuesday afternoon after rain dumped inches of water, prompting a flash flood warning.

The weather alert should expire at 4:15 p.m. as long as it's not extended, WBRZ Storm Station meteorologists said.

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The Scenic Highway underpass below US 190 was flooded around 2:30 p.m. Tuesday.

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WBRZ Storm Station Chief Meteorologist Josh Eachus said the areas experiencing flooding took on about three inches of rain in an hour Tuesday afternoon. 

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