UPDATE 4 P.M. JAN. 9: North Las Vegas Fire Department rescued a man and woman at around 9:30 a.m. this morning from a wash east of Belmont Street and Carey Avenue. Swift water rescue teams from Clark County and Las Vegas joined North Las Vegas in the rescue efforts. The couple was not injured but they were shaken by the experience.
Henderson Fire Department also posted this video of a man being rescued from a wash near Eastern Avenue and St. Rose Parkway. The man was also not injured in that incident.
13 Action News reporter Parker Collins was at the scene of one of several water rescues reported in the Las Vegas valley.
6 feet of water at the Pittman East Detention Basin, 11 feet of water at the Tropicana Detention Basin, and 3 feet of water at the Desert Inn Detention Basin and Upper Flamingo Detention Basin. Stay away from all #floodcontrol facilities. #vegasweatherpic.twitter.com/pszLEcmHOV