Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Honolulu HI
247 PM HST MON AUG 21 2017

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Hawaii HI-
247 PM HST MON AUG 21 2017

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a

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

* Until 545 PM HST

* At 241 PM HST, radar showed that heavy rain has spread into the
  Waikoloa and Puuanahulu areas of the island. Additional
  thunderstorms have developed over the South Kona slopes and over
  the Kau District between the Kilauea volcano and Wood Valley.
  Areas of heavy rainfall are likely to continue through the
  afternoon hours.

* Locations in the advisory include but are not limited to...
  Kailua-Kona, Naalehu, Honaunau, Kamuela, Kahaluu-Keauhou,
  Kealakekua, Kawa Flats, Puako, Pohakuloa Camp, Captain Cook,
  Puuanahulu and Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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 545 PM HST if heavy rain
persists.

This advisory replaces the previously issued advisory that was in
effect for portions of the island of Hawaii in Hawaii County.

LAT...LON 1897 15572 1903 15588 1910 15592 1936 15589
      1959 15597 1965 15603 1975 15606 1985 15597
      1986 15592 2003 15582 2003 15563 1935 15520
      1921 15536 1913 15551 1899 15559 1891 15568

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