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This is what Detroit streets look like today. At least five major freeways had stretches that were completely blocked by floodwaters Monday evening, according to the Michigan Department of Transportation’s (MDOT) website.NEXRAD Doppler radar showed extremely heavy rainfall in Metro Detroit Monday evening, August 11, 2014.Those included portions of the Ford Freeway (Interstate 94), the Chrysler Freeway (Interstate 75), Interstate 696, the Southfield Freeway, and the Lodge Freeway.

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Portions of those freeways remained closed as of early Tuesday morning, 10 hours after the last of the rain had moved out of the area. City and suburban neigborhoods were also submerged.
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