Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
304 AM HST TUE AUG 23 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH THROUGH THIS EVENING FOR THE BIG ISLAND...

.DEEP TROPICAL MOISTURE AND AN UNSTABLE ATMOSPHERE WILL CONTINUE
TO PRODUCE HEAVY DOWNPOURS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE
BIG ISLAND THROUGH THIS EVENING. WITH THE GROUND ALREADY SATURATED
IN MANY AREAS FROM HEAVY RAINS DURING THE PAST COUPLE OF
DAYS...THERE WILL BE AN ELEVATED RISK FOR FLASH FLOODING.

HIZ023>028-240215-
/O.NEW.PHFO.FF.A.0006.160823T1304Z-160824T1000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
KONA-SOUTH BIG ISLAND-BIG ISLAND NORTH AND EAST-KOHALA-
BIG ISLAND INTERIOR-BIG ISLAND SUMMITS-
304 AM HST TUE AUG 23 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HONOLULU HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR THE BIG ISLAND.

* THROUGH THIS EVENING

* DEEP TROPICAL MOISTURE AND AN UNSTABLE ATMOSPHERE WILL CONTINUE
  TO PRODUCE HEAVY DOWNPOURS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS OVER
  THE BIG ISLAND THROUGH THIS EVENING. WITH THE GROUND ALREADY
  SATURATED IN MANY AREAS FROM HEAVY RAINS DURING THE PAST COUPLE
  OF DAYS...THERE WILL BE AN ELEVATED RISK FOR FLASH FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS VERY DANGEROUS.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$

JACOBSON



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