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Flooding closes highways, hairs numerous drivers

Vehicles are parked on U.S. Highway 93 because of flooding Oct. 18, 2015. (Don76eis/FOX5 Report It)Cars are parked on U.S. Highway 93 since of flooding Oct. 18, 2015. (Don76eis/FOX5 Report It).
LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -.

Flash flooding rinsed areas of greatly traveled highways in Southern Nevada on Sunday afternoon.

The National Weather Service in Las Vegas stated that U.S. Highway 93 was closed between mile markers 58 and 63 near Moapa since of flash flooding.

Photo shared on FOX5 Report It showed numerous cars parked on the highway, while motorists waited for a method to move through the flooded area of the road.

According to the Regional Transportation Commission, southbound lanes of U.S. Highway 95 were closed at State Path 160 because of flooding.

A video shared on Report It revealed vehicles passing through deep flood waters on Interstate 15 just north of Peak.

Drivers were reminded that it is never ever safe to drive through a flooded highway.

A flash flood watch was in effect for all of Southern Nevada up until Sunday night.

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