Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
300 PM HST WED OCT 1 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HONOLULU HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 600 PM HST

* AT 248 PM HST...RADAR SHOWED AN AREA OF PERSISTENT HEAVY RAIN NEAR
  MILILANI TOWN...OR ABOUT 13 MILES NORTHWEST OF HONOLULU. THE AREA
  OF HEAVY RAIN WAS SLOWLY DRIFTING TO THE SOUTH. RAIN GAUGES AND
  RADAR ESTIMATES INDICATE RAINFALL RATES OF OVER 4 INCHES PER HOUR
  IN THIS AREA. EXCESSIVE RUNOFF IS LIKELY TO AFFECT THE H-2 AND H-1
  CORRIDORS WITHIN THE WARNING AREA THROUGH THE LATE AFTERNOON
  COMMUTE. SIGNIFICANT ROAD FLOODING IS EXPECTED.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
  WAHIAWA...WAIPAHU AND PEARL CITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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

&&

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

THIS WARNING MAY NEED TO BE EXTENDED BEYOND 600 PM HST IF FLASH
FLOODING PERSISTS.

LAT...LON 2152 15827 2156 15800 2131 15789 2128 15812

$$

JACOBSON





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