Flash flood warning issued for southwest Las Vegas
LAS VEGAS —
The National Weather Service has issued a flood advisory for southwestern Clark County after radar and rain gauges indicated the presence of severe thunderstorms over Spring Mountain Ranch.
Blue Diamond, Enterprise, Mountains Edge, Red Rock Canyon, Spring Valley, Summerlin and Spring Mountain Ranch are all expected to experience flooding.
NWS cautions that in hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded roads. Find an alternate route. Campers and hikers should avoid streams or creeks.