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Broward Beaches Flooding Due To Sandy

Hurricane Sandy is staying well offshore from South Florida, but that doesn’t mean the area is escaping the storm’s wrath, especially flooding.

CBS Miami–10/26/2012

Laura Rath, on vacation from the Netherlands, walks on the beach with her family as they are buffeted by high winds of the outer bands of Hurricane Sandy on October 25, 2012 in Miami Beach, Florida. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

No Major Problems From Sandy In Miami-Dade So Far

While the weather in Miami-Dade County hasn’t gotten too bad with Hurricane Sandy just off the coast, there are already some problematic areas popping up due to the heavy rain.

CBS4–10/25/2012

Lake Okeechobee

Rising Lake “O” Water Levels Leads To More Water Releases

Water levels in Lake Okeechobee, South Florida’s backup water supply, are still too high and that has the Army Corps of Engineers continuing to drain water from the lake, according to the Sun Sentinel.

CBS4–10/02/2012

Lake Okeechobee

Corps Of Engineers Sends Some Of Lake Okeechobee Down The Drain

Water levels in Lake Okeechobee are a bit to high these days so the Army Corps of Engineers is conducting water releases in order to lower lake levels, according to CBS4 news partner The Miami Herald.

CBS Miami–09/19/2012

Crews are cleaning up and drying out Miami-Dade County after Tropical Storm Isaac. (CBS4)

Flood Waters & Winds Cause Problems In Miami-Dade

A day after Tropical Storm Isaac passed through the area, the rains from feeder bands kept coming over Miami-Dade County leaving some areas under water.

CBS4–08/27/2012

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Flood Of Trouble Due To Water Main Break

It wasn’t the early morning rain that caused a flood of trouble in Westchester early Tuesday morning, it was a water main break that sent water spewing sky high.

CBS4–08/21/2012

(Source: Bruno Giglio) Water could be seen sluicing from light fixtures at the Adrienne Arsht center after heavy rain and a clogged drain line combined to flood the 6 year old theater.

Miami-Dade Commission Approves $5M For Arsht Center Repairs

Miami-Dade Commissioners approved a $5 million payout to make the necessary repairs to the Adrienne Arsht center after it suffered major damage during a May deluge.

CBS4–07/17/2012

A couple huddles under an umbrella as a light rain falls.

A Soggy Start To Hump Day

South Florida got off to a very soggy start on Wednesday thanks to heavy rain overnight and wet weather in the morning.

CBS4–07/11/2012

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Flood Fears Abound In Doral, Other Rain-Soaked Areas

The first official day of summer, the Summer Solstice, turned out to be a soggy one. Overcast skies and rain throughout the day made for some gloomy spirits.

CBS4–06/20/2012

Business owner in Doral sweeps water out of her tile store which was flooded in downpours. (CBS4)

Businesses Battle City Over Doral Flood Cleanup

South Florida’s sunny skies are a welcome sight for drivers and businesses that had to deal with a flood of trouble earlier in the week. When record rain fall drenched areas of Doral starting Tuesday; neighborhoods, roads and parking lots were submerged in water and some of the flooding is still there three days later.

CBS4–05/25/2012

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