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Rain, lightning hit parts of the Las Vegas valley

Enterprise area sees heaviest rain
Posted at 5:28 PM, Aug 07, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-07 21:36:37-04

Parts of the Las Vegas valley are experiencing rain and lightning on Wednesday. Here's a roundup of information related to the weather.

For the full 13 First Alert weather forecast, click here.

6 P.M.
View of the clouds and rain coming down throughout the valley from the rooftop of Channel 13.

5 P.M.
McCarran Airport says there may be flight delays due to the the weather. Click here to check arrival/departure information.

4:35 P.M.
The Las Vegas office of the National Weather Service says their radar has gone down. They are currently troubleshooting the issue.

4:30 P.M.
13 Action News Meteorologist Dani Beckstrom reports that the Enterprise area in the southwest part has the heaviest rain, the same part of town that received the most flooding last week.

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3 P.M.
The 13 Action News crew got caught under some rain driving near the 215 and the I-15. Reporter Joe Bartels shot the video while our photographer was driving. Drive safely on the slick roads!

2:20 P.M.
National Weather Service reports possible storms around Lake Mead and Lake Mohave.