Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
833 AM HST SAT JUL 23 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HONOLULU HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  THE ISLAND OF HAWAII IN HAWAII COUNTY

* UNTIL 1130 AM HST

* AT 823 AM HST...EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT REPORTED FLOODING HAS CLOSED
  KAPUNA ROAD IN THE HAMAKUA DISTRICT. RADAR SHOWED MAXIMUM RAIN
  RATES OF 1 TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR ALONG THE KOHALA AND HAMAKUA
  SLOPES. ADDITIONAL RAIN BANDS ASSOCIATED WITH APPROACHING TROPICAL
  STORM DARBY WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE OVER THE WINDWARD SLOPES OF THE
  BIG ISLAND THROUGH THE DAY.

* LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE ALL LOCATIONS IN THE NORTH KOHALA...
  SOUTH KOHALA...HAMAKUA...NORTH HILO...
  SOUTH HILO AND PUNA DISTRICTS.

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 REPLACES THE FLOOD ADVISORY THAT WAS IN EFFECT FOR
HAWAII COUNTY.

THIS WARNING MAY NEED TO BE EXTENDED BEYOND 1130 AM HST IF HEAVY RAIN
PERSISTS.

LAT...LON 1948 15482 1934 15499 1927 15516 1927 15527
      1958 15541 1995 15565 2004 15584 2009 15588
      2025 15590 2025 15577 2012 15559 2011 15546
      2001 15526 1985 15509 1974 15510 1974 15500
      1965 15499 1953 15481

$$

KODAMA



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