Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
128 PM HST TUE AUG 4 2015

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HAWAII HI-
128 PM HST TUE AUG 4 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HONOLULU HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR THE ISLAND OF HAWAII IN HAWAII COUNTY

* UNTIL 430 PM HST

* AT 113 PM HST...RADAR SHOWED HEAVY RAIN OVER THE SOUTH END OF THE
  BIG ISLAND OF HAWAII...BETWEEN NAALEHU AND HAWAIIAN OCEANVIEW
  ESTATES. RADAR WAS SHOWING RAIN FALLING AT UP TO 3 INCHES PER
  HOUR. THE AREA OF HEAVY RAIN WAS NEARLY STATIONARY.

* THE AREA OF HEAVY RAIN WILL OTHERWISE REMAIN OVER MAINLY RURAL
  AREAS OF THE INDICATED COUNTY.

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.

&&

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS ALSO IN EFFECT FOR THE BIG ISLAND AND MAUI
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING.

THIS ADVISORY MAY NEED TO BE EXTENDED BEYOND 430 PM HST IF HEAVY RAIN
PERSISTS.

LAT...LON 1913 15577 1915 15559 1891 15555 1889 15573

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