'Shin-Deep' Flooding in Kendall After Heavy Rain Hits Miami-Dade County

The streets of Kendall, Florida, were swamped on August 15 due to heavy rainfall throughout Miami-Dade County.

At least 7.7 inches of rain hit the Kendall area, warranting a flash flood warning for the region, along with other parts of the southern Miami-Dade area. Richmond West, Richmond Heights and Country Walk were under water, according to the National Weather Service in Miami.

This footage, filmed by local Nicholas Lorenz, shows a drenched street in Kendall, described by Lorenz as “shin-deep”. Vehicles driving the roads were rim-high traversing the flooded streets. Credit: Nicholas Lorenz via Storyful