Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
814 PM HST TUE AUG 23 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HONOLULU HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  THE ISLAND OF OAHU IN HONOLULU COUNTY

* UNTIL 1115 PM HST

* AT 808 PM HST...RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN OVER THE KO OLAU
  MOUNTAIN RANGE. RAIN WAS FALLING AT A RATE OF 1 TO 2 INCHES PER
  HOUR...AND THE WAIAHOLE STREAM HAS JUST RISEN ABOVE FLOOD STAGE.
  WHEN THIS STREAM RISES ABOVE FLOOD STAGE, THE KAMEHAMEHA HIGHWAY
  FREQUENTLY CLOSES AT WAIAHOLE VALLEY ROAD DUE TO HIGH WATER. OTHER
  RIVERS REMAIN ELEVATED AS WELL, AND ADDITIONAL FLASH FLOODING IS
  LIKELY UNTIL THE HEAVY RAIN SUBSIDES.

* LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO...
  MAUNAWILI...KAILUA...WAIKANE...HAUULA...KANEOHE...WAIAHOLE...
  KAHALUU...KANEOHE MARINE BASE...AHUIMANU...KAHUKU...
  PUNALUU AND KAAAWA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IN IMMINENT OR OCCURRING IN
STREAMS...ROADS...AND LOW LYING AREAS. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW.

DO NOT CROSS FAST FLOWING WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE...OR ON FOOT. TURN
AROUND...DON/T DROWN.

&&

THIS WARNING MAY NEED TO BE EXTENDED BEYOND 1115 PM HST IF HEAVY RAIN
PERSISTS.

THIS FLASH FLOOD WARNING REPLACES THE PREVIOUSLY ISSUED FLOOD
ADVISORY THAT WAS IN EFFECT FOR PORTIONS OF THE ISLAND OF OAHU IN
HONOLULU COUNTY.

LAT...LON 2169 15795 2163 15793 2153 15784 2147 15784
      2141 15778 2147 15777 2146 15773 2141 15774
      2138 15771 2131 15778 2141 15792 2162 15810
      2169 15803 2171 15797

$$

JELSEMA



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