Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
339 PM HST WED MAR 4 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR MAUI AND THE BIG ISLAND...

.A TROUGH ALOFT AND ABUNDANT MOISTURE WILL CREATE THE POTENTIAL
FOR FLOODING RAINS OVER MAUI AND THE BIG ISLAND THROUGH TONIGHT.

HIZ017>027-051445-
/O.CON.PHFO.FF.A.0001.000000T0000Z-150305T1600Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
MAUI WINDWARD WEST-MAUI LEEWARD WEST-MAUI CENTRAL VALLEY-
WINDWARD HALEAKALA-LEEWARD HALEAKALA-HALEAKALA SUMMIT-KONA-
SOUTH BIG ISLAND-BIG ISLAND NORTH AND EAST-KOHALA-
BIG ISLAND INTERIOR-
339 PM HST WED MAR 4 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM HST THURSDAY...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* MAUI AND THE BIG ISLAND.

* UNTIL 6 AM HST THURSDAY.

* HEAVY RAIN WILL BRING THE THREAT FOR FLASH FLOODING ON MAUI
  AND THE BIG ISLAND.

* THE HIGHEST THREAT WILL BE ON THE WINDWARD SIDES OF MAUI AND
  THE BIG ISLAND WHERE THE TRADE-WIND FLOW WILL FOCUS THE
  SHOWERS. EXCESSIVE RUNOFF MAY RESULT IN ROCK AND MUDSLIDES IN
  STEEP TERRAIN. FAST MOVING WATERS MAY CREATE LIFE THREATENING
  SITUATIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AVOID CAMPING OR HIKING NEAR STREAMS AND LOW LYING AREAS. MONITOR
THE LATEST FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE IMMEDIATE ACTION IF
HEAVY RAIN OCCURS OR FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS ARE ISSUED. REMEMBER
THAT IT DOES NOT HAVE TO BE RAINING WHERE YOU ARE FOR FLASH
FLOODING TO OCCUR.

&&

$$

MORRISON




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