LAS VEGAS -- Heavy rain falling in the southwest Las Vegas valley is causing some streets to flood. The rain is expected to cause minor flooding until about 3:45 p.m. Monday.
The areas impacted include Blue Diamond, Mountain's Edge, Rainbow Boulevard and Tropicana Avenue, and Spring Valley.
The storms are expanding to the east and may produce heavy rain and hail.
Rhodes Ranch and west valley neighborhoods have reports of 50 to 62 mph winds with thunderstorms moving into the area. Rain is moving to the center of the valley.
As of 2 p.m., the area near Blue Diamond and Durango, the rainfall total so far is .55 inch; near the 215-Beltway channel and Buffalo, the total so far is .47 inch; and near Warm Springs and Jones, the rainfall total so far is .24 inch, according to the Regional Flood Control rain gauges.