Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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WGHW80 PHFO 241705

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Honolulu HI
705 AM HST FRI MAR 24 2017

Hawaii HI-
705 AM HST FRI MAR 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a

* Flood advisory for...
  The island of Hawaii in Hawaii County

* Until 1000 AM HST

* At 703 AM HST, radar indicated heavy rain falling at rates of 1 to
  2 inches per hour along windward slopes of the Kau District.
  Showers are expected to continue through late this morning.

* Locations in the advisory include but are not limited to...
  Kawa Flats, Pahala, Naalehu, Wood Valley, Punaluu Beach, Hawaii
  Volcanoes National Park, Waiohinu and Discovery Harbour.


Stay away from streams, drainage ditches and low lying areas prone to

Rainfall and runoff will also cause hazardous driving conditions due
to ponding, reduced visibility and poor braking action.

Do not cross fast flowing or rising water in your vehicle, or on
foot. Turn around, don`t drown.


This advisory may need to be extended beyond 1000 AM HST if heavy
rain persists.

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