This is the view from our back deck; there is supposed to be a street, but instead, you see a river. There was quite a selection of items floating past: a trash can, miscellaneous boxes, kids playing around…Welcome to Lake Burke! This is the view from our deck, looking into our yard. Yes, this is our yard. Lake Burke. The water was at least two feet deep, maybe even three feet deep?This is the view from our front yard, next to the driveway and looking north. You can see the river behind our fence and you can see the water trying to attack our home. It did a very good job of attacking and we ended up with a lot of water in our basement.