No. There are a few myths of one in the cultures surrounding the Hebrews (which scientists believe they have linked to a LOCAL flood, not a global one). Other cultures make no such mention, though.<quoted text>
The story of the flood has been found in most cultures.
On top of this, many cultures outdate the flood myths in the area - Egyptians and Mesopotamian civilizations, to list a few - and made absolutely no mention of one.
There are thousands of things wrong with the Biblical flood. If anyone is to accept it for any reason, you'll need to go through and refute every single one (something that Christian "scientists" haven't even been able to do). Here is a small list - http://www.talkorigins.org/faqs/faq-noahs-ark...
- why don't you begin there?