Flood

Flooding, fallen tree as Trinis share info on midday thundershower

Several parts of Barataria were flooded out following today's midday thundershower.

CNC3 Digital has been getting several responses to an earlier post with photos, video and information of the places affected and those that were not.

But firstly, the following is the latest update from the Met Office:

10 dead in historic Louisiana floods

Ten people have died from torrential rain and flooding in southeastern Louisiana, which Gov. John Bel Edwards today described as "unprecedented" and "historic."

About 40,000 homes have been affected by the flooding, Edwards said.

More than 20,000 people have been rescued and about 8,000 were in shelters Monday night, according to Edwards.

President Obama declared a federal emergency in the state on Sunday.

Search-and-rescue operations were still underway on Tuesday.

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