Tropical Storm Lee Sunday update

FRANKLIN - Tropical storm Lee has produced steady rain since Friday afternoon, with occasional heavy pockets. Mostly light winds, with occasional gusts.

There were streets flooded along Bayou Teche near Eastwood Subdivision, and along the Franklin Canal at Willow Street, but the waters receded in a matter of hours.

Flooding closed roads to Cypremort Point and Burns Point this afternoon. That water is also receding.

There have been no confirmed reports of water in homes.

Dry air coming in from the southwest from Texas is moderating this part of the storm, according to the National Weather Service.

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