Viral Video Showing a River of Flooding in Las Vegas Is Seriously Unbeliveable

Las Vegas is a glamorous oasis in the middle of Nevada's desert landscape, but like many other desert cities,

t's not particularly equipped to handle heavy rainfall.

Normally this isn't a problem, as the area doesn't see a lot of heavy rain.

Lately, however, there have been enough rainstorms near the Las Vegas area that the dry ground can't absorb the excess water, overwhelming the city's drainage systems.

A couple of weeks ago we shared footage of mild flooding in the Bellagio hotel in Las Vegas.

However, as more rain falls near Sin City, the floods become more extreme.

Las Vegas slammed with another major flash flood as vehicles thread through water