by Jeff Tonnesen
It is the monsoon season here in the Las Vegas Valley and with that comes thunderstorms. Just look outside and you can see rolling thunderheads throughout the valley dumping their rain in big curtains of water.
With the heavier rain comes flash flooding. Flash floods are incredibly dangerous to drivers. If running water is seen crossing the path of your vehicle do NOT attempt to cross it. 90% of all flash flood deaths occur from vehicles trying to cross rushing water during a flash flood, according to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Search and Rescue.
During monsoon season it's important to know which areas in Las Vegas are most vulnerable to flash flooding. Many areas in which flooding is a danger have been…