LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — A Flash Flood Warning is in place for portions of west Clark County until 2:45 p.m.
The National Weather Service says thunderstorms are producing heavy rain over the Spring Mountains and Red Rock Canyon. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly.
Flash floods are life-threatening. Campers and hikers should avoid streams or creeks.
⚠️ Flash Flood Warning— NWS Las Vegas (@NWSVegas) August 1, 2021
📍 Spring Mountains & Red Rock Canyon
⌚ till 2:45pm
🌧️ Heavy downpours will create isolated areas of flash flooding.
If you encounter flooded roadways, Turn Around, Don't Drown! #TADD #NVwx pic.twitter.com/1sHsyZ2duJ
Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. If you see a flooded roadway, turn around and don't drown.