Friday’s Flash Flooding Puts Jasper’s Stormwater Sewers; Culverts To The Test (VIDEO)

JASPER (NNDC) – It’s not confirmed yet, but last Friday evening’s rainfall locally may have been the heaviest in more than 50 years.

The intitial storm hit the area at about 5pm and continued overnight into Saturday. The amount of rain that fell caused a lot flash-flooding, including area’s not known for it.

There was so much flash-flooding all over town, some residents are asking if the city’s stormwater sewers and culverts are up to the test?…