Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
408 PM HST FRI SEP 19 2014

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KAUAI HI-
408 PM HST FRI SEP 19 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HONOLULU HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR THE ISLAND OF KAUAI IN KAUAI COUNTY

* UNTIL 700 PM HST

* AT 405 PM HST...RADAR SHOWED POCKETS OF MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN
  OVER THE ISLAND OF KAUAI...WITH RAIN GAGES INDICATING RAINFALL
  RATES NEAR TWO INCHES PER HOUR IN THE HEAVIEST SHOWERS. AS SOME OF
  THE HEAVY SHOWERS ARE UPSLOPE OVER INTERIOR KAUAI...ALL STREAMS ON
  THE ISLAND ARE LIKELY TO SEE A RISE IN WATER LEVELS THROUGH EARLY
  EVENING.

* THIS ADVISORY IS FOR THE ENTIRE ISLAND OF KAUAI.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 2205 15982 2223 15970 2226 15932 2202 15927
      2185 15935 2188 15975

$$

BIRCHARD




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