Close Slidell faces street flooding as heavy rains hit Meg Farris talks about flooding in Slidell during strong rains Friday. Meg Farris, WWL 5:51 PM. CDT May 12, 2017 CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST SLIDELL -- Streets began to flood Friday as heavy rains hit the area.Meg Farris spoke to residents in the area who said even though it usually floods during heavy rains, they've never seen the water come up so fast. © 2017 WWL-TV CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST JOIN THE CONVERSATION To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Leave a Comment TRENDING VIDEOS City workers enter car, move it around the block Trial begin in Destrehan teacher sex case Landrieu: Other monuments to come down 'sooner rather than later' What was there before the Confederate monuments? Man defends names on Liberty Monument Tempers flare at removal of Liberty Place monument Fairgrounds getting ready for Jazz Fest, rain or shine Six teen boys killed in one afternoon in Fulton County Promposal brings school together Little know about donor, statues' future More Stories 19 dead after explosion at Ariana Grande concert in UK May 22, 2017, 6:02 p.m. NOPD: Missing man last seen at French Quarter bar May 22, 2017, 7:43 p.m. NOPD makes second arrest in high profile 2015 murder May 22, 2017, 8:08 p.m.