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Nearly 8″ of rain causes flooding in Mandeville

More than 8 inches of rain has caused street flooding across western St. Tammany Parish.
More than 8 inches of rain has caused street flooding across western St. Tammany Parish.(St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office)
Published: Jul. 20, 2021 at 8:17 AM CDT|Updated: Jul. 20, 2021 at 12:35 PM CDT
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MANDEVILLE, La. (WVUE) - Upwards of eight inches of rain fell in the Mandeville area overnight and Tuesday morning.

There have been several reports of street flooding in the Woodridge Subdivision, Deer Run, Meadowbrook, Stillwater, and Camden Court. Flooding was also reported at the Cypress Lakes Apartments.

The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office says some residents of those apartments have requested evacuation.

Officers have assisted with several stalled vehicles and have had reports of some homes taking on water.

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