AVOYELLES, La. (KALB) - Consistent rain flooded many major roadways and homes across Avoyelles Parish, from Marksville to the Town of Goudeau. DOTD and the Avoyelles Parish Sheriff's Office blocked off impassable roadways and urged people not to pass barriers. They said the barriers are in place to keep people from getting stuck. Also, waves made by cars will flow right into homes along the road.